Learning Resources

The world of Coraline reimagined with power ups, bosses and bonus stages

Find out how Alva Academy used character boxes to explore the complex characters at the heart of Darren Shan's novel Zom-B.

Inspired by our Authors Live event with Darren Shan, librarian Louise Edwards organised a feast of cross-curricular learning across every department in the school, generating so much enthusiasm for the book that every single S1 and S2 borrowed it from the library!

Survive a zombie apocalypse with these resources for the master of horror

Explore Blackman's expertly crafted novels Noughts and Crosses and Noble Conflict

Watch the interview filmed at Webster's High School during the Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour of Angus in December 2013, where pupils asked Matt their burning questions.

Sink your teeth into the strange world of The Savages

Elizabeth Wein, writer of award-winning historical fiction novel Code Name Verity, give her top tips for researching and writing historical fiction.

Elizabeth Wein is the award-winning author of a host of fantastic novels for young adults, including a series of gripping novels about young female pilots. These resources will give you lots of ideas for activities and cross-curricular projects inspired by these novels!