Decoda Literacy Calendar

World Teachers’ Day

World Teachers’ Day is held annually on 5 October to celebrate all teachers around the globe. 

World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day raises awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilizes efforts in support of mental health.

Media Literacy Week

Media Literacy Week is an annual event promoting digital media literacy across Canada, taking place each October.

Drop Everything and Read Challenge

Put away the homework and the text books. Shut down your phone and the computer. Pick up a book and read for recreation. Read for pleasure. Read to learn something you are interested in. Read to escape. Read for fun.

Digital Citizen Day 2024

Digital Citizen Day highlights that we are all digital citizens and that we all have the power to impact and improve our online spaces.

Non-Fiction November

Non-Fiction November is, originally, the Federation of Children’s Book Groups’ annual celebration of all things factual. Born out of National Non-Fiction Day, the brain child of Adam Lancaster during his ...

I Read Canadian Day

I READ CANADIAN DAY is a national day of celebration of Canadian books for young people.

World Children’s Day

World Children’s Day is celebrated on 20 November each year to promote international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide, and improving children's welfare.

National Child Day

Canada has declared November 20th as National Child Day to celebrate the rights of children.