Learning Resources

Book Week Scotland and Rebel Writing Campaign

Rebel Writing Campaign resources


Check out the resources below for help to create stories for our Rebel Writing Campaign


We will be posting ideas for activities and events for schools to get involved with during Book Week Scotland shortly – watch this space!


How to Run an Intergenerational Writing Project

It can be hugely rewarding to bring different generations together in learning activities. In this resource, find out how pupils and older people can interview each other and produce collaborative pieces of writing around the theme of Rebel.

A Guide to Personal Writing

This guide from writer Alison Irvine will help you and your pupils get to grips with personal writing. From coming up with ideas to writing dialogue, Alison's resource will help develop a number of key skills to make writing come to life. This resource could support your pupils to produce pieces of personal writing about their experiences relating to the theme of Rebel.

Quick activities

Have a look at our quick activities sheet - link below - for a couple of ideas of how to get your pupils thinking about the Rebel theme and what it means to them.