MOBIREADATHON HIGH SCHOOLS COMPETITION 2024

                      MobiReadathon FINALISTS’ Announcement!!    Congratulations to the Top top-performing schools from 5 provinces

The first phase of our Mobirereadathon Competition has ended with more than 1900 learners having registered for the competition from over 110 schools throughout the 8 provinces. The province with the highest number of registrations was KZN with more than 700 learners exposed to the competition. We will contact librarians who organized schools from each region/province, and we will contact the top-performing schools to inform them of their Grade 8 top-performing learners who will go to the Finals that will now be held in August /September 2024. The date will be announced soon. 

 

HERE ARE THE 3 NEW STORIES TO DOWNLOAD FOR THE FINALS BELOW. CLICK ON THE STORY AND DOWNLOAD TO READ

DOWNLOAD STORY 1> Top-Ten-Tips-To-Stay-Safe-Online-Poster

DOWNLOAD STORY 2> ABOUT BULLYING

DOWNLOAD STORY 3>SHORT STORIES FROM AFRICA

  • City of Johannesburg-located schools will be invited to finals at a venue to be announced. Grade 8 learners will read selected stories to prepare for the finals.
  • PicknPay School Club has generously offered to sponsor prizes for the finals and the top-performing schools in the qualifying provinces.
  • Due to the POPIA Act, we will only share the names of learners with the educators or principals and coordinating libraries from the participating region.

We would also like to recognize and thank participants from USA, and Ghana.

The following is a full list of all provinces with schools where learners participated by registering, reading, and answering quiz questions.

Congratulations once again. Let us count down to the finals!!! LOOK FOR YOUR SCHOOL BELOW

 

 
You can visit your nearest library and find out if they have free Wi-Fi, a laptop or computer to use at the library for the competition. For enquiries you can whatsapp 0764456269  or email jeffny@joburg.org.za or jeff.nyoka@yahoo.com
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 WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW ON MOBIREADATHON 

 

                                

 

 

  

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Support organisations for writers

https://publishsa.co.za/

Publishers’ Association of South Africa

https://www.publishersglobal.com/directory/south-africa/publishers-in-south-africa

Directory of publishers and publishing service providers displays book publishers of South Africa, e-book publishers of South Africa ect.

https://www.anfasa.org.za/

Academic & Non-Fiction Authors’ Association of South Africa (ANFASA). They host writing workshops and competitions

https://www.apinnovation.fund/  Africa Publishing Innovation Fund. Supports literacy, book access, indigenous publishing, and library restoration in Africa.

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