Blog Posts tagged: bookbug picture book prize 2018

Bookbug, the programme mascot, with children on a running track

BPBP: What We Love About the Nominated Titles

Taking part in the Bookbug Picture Book Prize is a fantastic way to set your pupils on the path to becoming lifelong readers. It's nearly time to cast your pupils' votes, and it's free and easy to register them to do so! In this blog post, our staff talk about the things they love about the shortlisted titles, to help your discussions with pupils.

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Two children sitting on a running track with the three shortlisted books in the Bookbug Picture Book Prize

Taking part in the #Bookbug Prize in Additional Support Needs Settings

It's not too late to register your pupils to vote for the country's favourite picture book in the Bookbug Picture Book Prize! This fantastic project is a great way to build a lifelong love of reading, and in this blog post, Siobhan Fraser of the Mary Russell School tells us how she used the prize to help pupils with additional support needs.

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Bookbug Picture Book Prize Ballot Box

#BookbugPrize: How Libraries Can Work with Schools

Libraries across Scotland work with schools and nurseries in different ways to help facilitate The Bookbug Picture Book Prize. Hear from Community Library Officer Angela Seaton on how she helped engage parents and get kids excited about the shortlist!

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Bookbug, Scottish Book Trust's Bookbug programme mascot, pictured with children on a running track

Use Our Resources to Make the Most of The Bookbug Picture Book Prize

Taking part in the Bookbug Picture Book Prize is a great opportunity to build a love of reading from an early age. We provide a lot of resources to help you make the most of the Prize - find out more in this blog post.

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P1 pupils receiving Bookbug P1 Family Bag

#BookbugPrize in Renfrewshire: Gifting and Voting

Andrew Givan shares how Renfrewshire libraries approach the Bookbug P1 Bag gifting and Bookbug Picture Book Prize voting to make sure that as many children as possible get to make their voice heard and become active, long-term members of their local library.

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Help Pupils with Additional Support Needs Take Part in the Bookbug Picture Book Prize

Taking part in the Bookbug Picture Book Prize and/or the Scottish Teenage Book Prize is a fantastic way to encourage your pupils to become lifelong readers! To help pupils with ASN read and discuss the shortlisted books, CALL Scotland produce fabulous resources every year. Find out more about these resources in this blog post.

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Kids with shortlisted books

Why YOU Should Take Part in the Bookbug Picture Book Prize

According to the teachers and librarians we work with, getting involved in the Bookbug Picture Book prize is a great way to get your pupils excited about reading. Check out this blog to hear directly from them about how the prize has made a difference in classrooms across Scotland!

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The Bookbug Picture Book Prize 2018: Meet the Authors and Illustrators

Celebrate the launch of the Bookbug Picture Book Prize 2018 by finding out about our shortlisted authors and illustrators and watching them read their books in our author videos!

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