Thomas Jolyffe Primary School

Thomas Jolyffe Primary School

World Book Day

World Book Day

Thursday 4th March


We are looking forward to celebrating World Book Day this year whether it be from home or school. Along with book themed activities planned by your class teachers we have 'Guess the Book Character' quiz which will feature in one of your teams meetings, stories read by familiar faces and not forgetting a new game show 'The Masked Reader'. 


Don't forget to send photos of you dressed as a book character to by the end of Thursday 4th March. A winner from each year group will be announced on Friday. All entries will be shared at the bottom of this page.


Story Time with TJ’s Teachers and TA’s

Incredible You by Rhys Brisenden and Nathan Reed

Read by TJ’s Teachers and TA’s

Dogger by Shirley Hughes

Read by TJ's Teachers and TA's

How well do you know the teachers at Thomas Jolyffe? Do you think you could identify them behind a mask?


This week will feature 3 stories read by 3 different teachers all hidden behind a mask! Listen to the story and vote each day for who you think is behind the mask. The Masked Readers will be revealed on Thursday. 

Click on this link to cast your vote:

The Masked Reader voting form





It’s finally time to reveal who’s behind the masks!

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Day 3: Who is behind the mask?

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Day 2: Who is behind the Mask?

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Day 1: Who is behind the mask?

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