Learning Resources

The Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour with the Etherington Brothers visited schools in North and South Lanarkshire in May 2013. Primary teacher Paula Jeffreys (Ladywell Primary School) used this opportunity to create cross curricular links with both Art and ICT.  

Find out how Amanda Rawlings, teacher at Goodyburn Primary School in Perth and Kinross, used Lucy Hawking's Authors Live broadcast as the starting point for a brilliant project bringing together literacy, art and science.

Take your class on a cosmic journey with these great resources for Lucy Hawking's George books.

A resource to help your pupils investigate the work of these two wonderful poets.

Catherine Rayner's award-winning books have been enthralling children for almost a decade. Use this resource to plan some fun, creative learning around Smelly Louie and Solomon Crocodile!

Cakes in Space, Oliver and the Seawigs and Pugs of the Frozen North by Philip Reeve and Sarah McIntyre gives you loads of opportunities to explore literacy, sciences and expressive arts!

In May 2016 children's author and illustrator Sarah McIntyre visited primary schools in the Highlands on the Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour.

In May 2016 the Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour took author and illustrator Sarah McIntyre to the Highlands.

Sarah McIntyre, author and illustrator of the brilliant 'Pugs of the Frozen North', co-written by Phillip Reeve, gives her top tips on drawing the stars of her book - pugs! Watch Sarah's top tips and then have a go at drawing one yourself!