Creating Red Dot Excitement at Dulwich College Singapore

As everyone is aware, last year we had a hiatus in the Readers’ Cup Competition, but many school still purchased the Red Dot books and arranged activities around this. Here is a contribution from Sarah Mounsey about how they promoted the books and did an internal competition.  As they say, there is more than one…

Winners! Red Dot Books & Readers Cup 2015-2016

Another cycle of the Red Dot Book Awards and the Readers Cup competition is over.  This is our 7th year! With over 5,000 votes cast from 11 different international schools, the Singapore-wide book award 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in the four categories are: Early Years 1st place:  Polar Bear’s Underwear 2nd place:  Pig…

And the winners are…. Red Dot and Readers Cup

With over 5,000 votes cast in total and 10 schools participating, the overall Singapore winners of the 2014-2015 Red Dot Book Award are: Early Years: 1st place:  Going Places 2nd place:  Just Imagine 3rd place:  A Boy & his Jaguar Younger Readers: 1st place:  Battle Bunny 2nd place:  Captain Coconut & the Case of the…

Readers’ Cup — all you need to know

Click here for a Google Doc outlining all the information about the Readers’ Cup competition, being held on May 21st this year — at the Singapore American School. As we’re always learning and experimenting — striving for the best experience for all our students — each year we change a few things.  This year, in…

Changes to the Red Dot voting and Readers Cup this year

This year voting for the Red Dot books is for 2 months, not one week. The online form will be on the website — reddotawards.com — starting from March 1st and closing on May 1st. Remember: each school can collect votes in their own way.  You can direct your students to the Red Dot website…

Back after the long break — and a Red Dot update

Those of us on the northern hemisphere academic schedule are slowly starting up again after the long break. We look forward to seeing each other at our upcoming meeting, Wednesday, Sept. 10th in the Primary Library at the German European School (GESS), 300 Jalan Jurong Kechil, Singapore, 598668 — 4:00 pm for a 4:30 pm…

Readers Cup Winners 2014!

The annual Readers Cup competition was well-attended and enjoyed by everyone on Thursday, May 22, at the Canadian International School – Lakeside. This year we experimented with running the three competitions simultaneously, in order to keep the time frame between 4 and 6 pm — and it worked very well, with everyone together in the…

Register your Readers Cup teams by Fri, May 16

The annual Readers Cup competition will be held Thursday, May 22, at the Canadian International School, Lakeside. Register your teams by Friday, May 16th. More detailed information about the day will then be emailed to you. Loading…

Red Dot / Readers Cup update

The Readers Cup competition will be held Thursday, May 22, 2014, at the Canadian International School, Lakeside campus. The list of books won’t be announced until Red Dot voting is finished on March 12th — as only 5 out of the 8 books in a category are used for questions.  This is to encourage reading…

And the winners of the Readers Cup are….

We had a very successful Readers Cup event yesterday at SJI International.  For full information, including the scores for each team and the questions & answers for each competition, go to the Red Dot website – Readers Cup page. In summary, Singapore American School (SAS) won the Younger Readers, St Joseph’s Institution (SJI) International won…