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  • The Leading Bilingual International School in Vietnam

    We are proud to be the only bilingual school in Ho Chi Minh City that is fully accredited by CIS (Council of International Schools).

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  • Confident and Independent Learners 

    Graduating with a global perspective in their learning and a great sense of pride in their heritage, our students are well-equipped to pursue their passions and ambitions wherever they choose to go.

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  • Inspiring Students to Succeed

    Our experienced, highly-qualified teachers ignite creativity and a love of learning in every student.

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  • A World-class Education

    The internationally recognised British curriculum coupled with traditional Vietnamese values makes our school unique and a very special learning environment.

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The Magic of Reading!

This week we mark the special day of ‘World Book Day’ with a week of activities and celebrations.

World Book Day is on Thursday 4th March and is driven by a charity funded by publishers and booksellers in the UK and Ireland, “to help change children’s lives by making reading together and reading for pleasure a habit for life.” You can find out more on the website here.

BVIS HCMC World Book Day

Activities for Primary Students 

Book Door Competition
  • As a class design a book for your door.
  • What is your favourite story as a class?
Book Week Competition
  • Lower Primary: Design a book cover for your favourite story
  • Upper Primary: Add a book review to FlipGrid

Activities for Secondary Students 

Book Trailer Competition
  • All week there will be a competition to create a film trailer for a book of your choice.
  • You can do this in moviemaker, stop motion, an animation app or any other way that suits you.
  • All entries must be submitted to truc.nguyen@bvisvietnam.com by Thursday the 4th of March.
  • The prizes will be awarded last lesson on Friday the 5th of March.
  • All entrants will receive a certificate of participation and House points.
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10 Minute Disco
  • 10.20-10.30am in the theatre.
  • Harry potter themed music on the speakers with clips on the screen.
  • Come and have a dance with your friends.
Drop Everything and Read
  • KS3 Teachers will be given a short section of a book to read.
  • They will each read 5 minutes of the text at some point in the lesson.
  • By the end of the day you will have heard the full extract!

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Activities for whole school 

Book Donations
  • There will be a box in the foyer for donating unwanted books (with parental permission)
  • These will be donated to charities and schools who are in need.
  • They can be in English or Vietnamese, and for young adults or children.
  • Please make sure there are no pages missing and that they are on good condition!
Friday Dress Up Day
  • Come dressed as a book character! ​
  • You must be a character from a book or in your normal uniform.​
  • Costumes can be from any genre of text (and should be school appropriate), they can be fiction or non-fiction, and from plays biographies or even comics.​
  • 1 house point for each person dressed up plus certificates and a prize for people who have put the most thought, time, creativity, and effort into their costumes!
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