In pictures: Redbridge schools celebrate World Book Day
- Credit: Archant
Batman was spotted in Redbridge yesterday, as he got stuck into a engrossing tale as part of World Book Day.
The superhero was joined by the equally super Superman as children across the borough got reading.
To view pictures from the day, click on the link on the right of this page.
At Oakdale Junior School in Oakdale Road, South Woodford, pupils dressed up as heroes or villains from their favourite stories.
Roald Dahl characters proved popular with Willy Wonka and Fantastic Mr Fox sharing class space with comic book protagonists Batman, Iron Man and The Joker.
You may also want to watch:
At Highlands Primary School in Highlands Gardens, Ilford, youngsters also enjoyed the opportunity to leave their uniform at home, walking through the school doors in a variety of eye-catching costumes including Robin Hood, King Arthur and Harry Potter.
Performance poet Roger Stevens has been visiting Coppice Primary School in Manford Way, Hainault, where classes have been swapping books, dressing up and reading throughout the day.
- 1 Flooding causes road and rail disruption across east London
- 2 Developments approved in Redbridge so far in 2021
- 3 Ilford charity opens B&M store in Newbury Park
- 4 Redbridge clean-up underway after flash floods close A&E and damage homes
- 5 Update: Missing girl, 12, found 'safe and well'
- 6 Backlash as Fairlop Waters meadow turned into overflow parking
- 7 Dagenham set to sign youngster Aaron Blair as McQueen to go out on loan
- 8 Ceiling panels collapse and operations cancelled at hospital after flooding
- 9 Man charged with Ilford robbery
- 10 Patients urged to avoid Whipps Cross A&E after flooding
Headteacher Jo Coton said: “It was great to see so many famous characters in the school, and I always enjoy seeing older children and the younger ones reading to each other.”
• What did you do for World Book Day? Let us know by emailing email@example.com, or call 020 8477 3806.