In order to complete the Challenge, students are required to read the following number of books, based on their Challenge Level:

Challenge LevelNumber of books you must readMinimum number of PRC booksMaximum number of Personal Choice booksPRC booklists you can read from
K-230255K-2, 3-4, 5-6
3-4201553-4, 5-6, 7-9
5-6201555-6, 7-9
7-9201555-6, 7-9


Schools should let parents/carers know that a condition of entering the Challenge are that students may receive a certificate featuring their name and school.


Students who do not wish to receive a certificate should not register for the Challenge. These students may take part in the Challenge unofficially - they may use the PRC booklists and can seek recognition in their school community - but they cannot add books to an online Student Reading Record.


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