Resources and Videos

Why not download our learning resources to get the most out of participating in the Bookbug Picture Book Prize. These are full of ideas for cross-curricular activities related to each shortlisted picture book, and like all of our resources, they are linked to Curriculum for Excellence learning outcomes.

The three books shortlisted for the Bookbug Picture Book Prize will be gifted to every Primary 1 child in Scotland in their Bookbug Primary 1 Family Bag. Find out more about the bag and how you can use it in the classroom here


Bookbug Picture Book Prize 2019 Learning Resource

A downloadable activity pack with three quick printable activity sheets, one for each shortlisted book



Download learning resources here

Author Videos

Enjoy our exclusive videos with the shortlisted authors. Each video includes the author reading their picture book in full, with a suggested activity at the end.

Alan Windram Emily Mackenzie Morag Hood

Symbol Sheet Resources for Children with Additional Support Needs 

Free symbol sheet resources from CALL Scotland to help children with additional support needs to take part in the Bookbug Picture Book Prize. You can see these resources in action and get ideas on how they can be used in this video, filmed at Braidburn School in Edinburgh.

Download symbol sheet resources here



In Association with Browns Books for Students