Big Read 2020 Winner Announcement
Oxford Big Read is a reading competition for primary school students in Malaysia. The competition aimed to introduce school children to quality reading materials and to inculcate in them a life-long love of reading, leading to appreciation of the written word, and better learning and critical thinking skills.
Students who participate in the competition were required to read any Oxford Reader and do an age appropriate activity relating to the readers. We received entries from students in Year 1 – 3 (Category A) and Year 4 – 6 (Category B).
Congratulations to all the winners!
Below is the list of winners for this year:
Category A (Year 1 – Year 3)
1st Prize : Aisy Huzaifa bin Eedi Amin (SK Jalan Datuk Palembang, Melaka)
2nd Prize : Airin Defensor (Oakrich International School)
3rd Prize : Eesha Adrianna Puttagunta (Inspiros International School)
Category B (Year 4 – Year 6)
1st Prize : Noor Hariz Danial bin Noor Hamly (SK Jalan Datuk Palembang, Melaka)
2nd Prize : Humaira Batool Kayani binti Muhammad Amir Kayani (SK Jalan Datuk Palembang, Melaka)
3rd Prize : Muhammad Naufal Shahmi bin Shahrol Affendi (SK Merotai Besar, Tawau)
The first, second and third prize winners were awarded with certificates and cash prizes worth RM1,000, RM500 and RM250 respectively.
The entries from the 1st Prize winners were entered in the Oxford Big Read Asia competition in which it was evaluated by a panel of international jury. Competing with entries from India, Pakistan and China. Final results to be announced later.