What is Big Read?
Oxford Big Read is a reading competition for primary and secondary school students in Pakistan. Students who participate in the competition will be required to read
Oxford Readers and do different age-wise activities based on the levels they belong to.
Winners are selected nationally through participating Oxford University Press branches, and then become semi-finalists in the regional competition across Asia, earning awards and prizes.
Who can Participate?
* No individual applications will be accepted.
What are the Levels?
- Level 1: Grades 1–3
Design a new book jacket for the book read, and include the title, author, illustration, and two sentences about the book.
- Level 2: Grades 4–6
Write something interesting about the book. If the story can be changed, what would it be?
- Level 3: Grades 7–9
Write a critical review of an Oxford University Press book with thoughts and opinions on the author’s work.