Who Wants to be a Word Millionaire? Top Up

(Category: Reading)
Schools that participated in and completed the 'Who Wants to be a Word Millionaire? Initiative last year, can apply for this supplementary top- up funding to support the running of this initiative again during the current school-year and to enable schools to acquire additional reading materials for the initiative.Students are afforded an opportunity to complete statements CC 53 and 54.


• The funding is available for schools to top-up their book supply and prizes to support the running of this initiative.
• The following support materials will be sent to schools: “Who Wants to be a Word Millionaire?” teacher guidelines, achievement certificates, bookmarks, advertising poster, tracking posters (Trend Graph and Thermometer) for entering the cumulative totals of words read to date. Also please consult your copy of Time to Read, Quinn & Somers (2007), a JCSP production, for titles of popular teenage literature.
• Please enclose in your evaluation a detailed description of the activities undertaken in the running of the initiative along with any relevant photographs of the activities undertaken. We would be very grateful if the photos are sent to us digitally as the quality is great for publications.
• Please make sure that you have sought permission from parents/guardians to use the photos in publications. Some schools write to all parents asking them to make contact with the school if they object to photos being published.
• The evaluation should be submitted online at www.jcsp.ie. More details below.