Empathise Through Books - Empathy Day 9 June

To be completed by: Tue 09 Jun 2020

Time: -Tue 09 Jun 2020 | Venue:

Empathy is a vital human force, creating happier children, stronger communities and a better world. 9 June is Empathy Day celebrating and promoting the power of empathy through books.

Authors, illustrators, schools, libraries and families will take part in Empathy Day on 9 June.  You can sign up for toolkits, take part in activities and check out the itinerary for the day at https://www.empathylab.uk/empathy-day-20204bde2d62

Authors and illustrators supporting Empathy Lab include Malorie Blackman, Joesph Coelho, Rob Biddulph & Cressida Cowel and many more. 

Grab a Schools or Early Years Toolkits for home schooling enriched by author read-aloud resources.  You can get the toolkits here:

Scroll down to SCHOOLS


Join in the countdown fun from 26 May.

Take part in Empathy Day on 9 June – an exciting author-led online programme

Get the hidden link to the toolkits by emailing:

primary@empathylab.uk   or


Check out the recommended reads with Read For Empathy Collections.



Published: 18/05/2020
Audience: Literacy Co-ordinators, Head Teachers, Deputy Head Teachers, Teachers, School Librarians
Contact: Susan Brewster-Craig

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