For many parents, the idea of having to come up with a creative Book Week costume for an online ‘parade’ while in lockdown, is an understandable nightmare.
Not only are many of us working and homeschooling, but we are also navigating a stressful existence that includes not being able to leave our homes; let alone pop to the shops to chuck a Harry Potter outfit into the trolley.
We are tired and we are juggling many balls, but if your kids love to dress up and you need a laugh, why not all step away from the mathematics spreadsheets and science experiments and take a scroll through these 16 genius and simple costume ideas for Book Week 2021.
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Then whip out the scissors and the textas and get your kids to help you make one of them, which if nothing else will give you a break from the fractions.