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World Book's School Holiday Activities for Public Libraries

Take Your School Holiday Activity Program to the next level with World Book!

Below are free reading activities for patrons of libraries with World Book Web subscriptions and World Book print books.  You may want to check first to make sure you have the related World Book sites and books needed to do the activities.

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Download list of print activities



   - Scavenger Hunts

Use World Book Online and these fun activities to learn more about ancient civilisations.
Click to download activity sheets.

Family History Activity and Workshop

Use World Book Timelines to create a timeline of your family history. 

Use our free Family History Timeline Guide in a workshop in your library. Click to download.

See our Tip Sheet on how to Create a Timeline

   - Welcome to Reading Print and Do Activities
   - Trek's Travels Activity
   - Know It! Activity Sheets
   - Early Peoples Activities
   - eBook Activity Sheets 



Animals of the World

- Animals Activity


Animal Lives

- Amphibians 
- Reptiles 


Building Blocks of Science

- Electricity
- Heat
- Matter and its Properties 


Building Blocks of Life Science

- All Current Titles (PDF and Word versions)
- The Circulatory System  
- The Nervous System 
- The Respiratory System 

Building Blocks of Mathematics

- Numbers 
- Fractions 
- Division 


Early Peoples

Primary Level Activity Sheets: (PDF and Word versions)

Aboriginal Peoples of Australia  
The Aztec  
Ancient Egyptians  
The Maori 

Secondary Level Activity Sheets: Aligned with ACARA History Curriculum 

- Ancient Egyptians
- Ancient Greeks
- Ancient Romans
- The Aztecs
- The Incas
- The Maori
- The Polynesians
- Chinese of Shang, Zhou, and Qin Dynasties


Learning Ladders I and II

- Nature's Patterns
- Tough Trucks
- Wild Animals
- World of Pets 

Visual Activity Sheets for Learning Ladders titles: Click to access

- Under the Sea
- Animal Homes
- Wild Animals
- World of Insects
- My Body
- On the Move
- Plants
- Community Helpers
- Rain Forest Animals
- Tough Trucks
- Weather
- World of Dinosaurs


Learning Playground

- Fun with Painting and Sculpture
- Learning About the Sun, Moon, Planets, and Stars 


Trek's Travels

- Full collection (PDF and Word versions)
- Trek Learns About Colours
- Trek Learns to Fly
- Trek Learns About Moving Around
- Trek Learns About Opposites
- Trek Learns About Place
- Trek Learns About Numbers
- Trek Learns About Size
- Trek Learns About Shapes
- Trek Learns About Sounds
- Trek Learns About Taste and Smell
- Trek Learns About Texture
- Trek Learns About Time

Post a graphic on your web page for easy access to scavenger hunts and activities  


This graphic can be posted on your institution's web page for easy access to all our World Book quizzes.
To copy and paste the html code click here.


Out of This World

It's a Wildlife Buddy!

Natural Marvels

A Timeline Of...

Young Scientist


Earth's Changing Climate

Endangered Animals

Myths & Legends


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