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Create a reading culture: get your school reading

Learning type: Classroom activity
Category: Get inspired, Reading culture
Programme: Authors Live, Bookbug Picture Book Prize, Book Week Scotland, First Ministers Reading Challenge, Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour, Scottish Teenage Book Prize
Language: English
Age group: 3-5, 6-8, 9-11, 12-14, 15-18

This resource is full of ideas and support to help you to create a vibrant reading culture in your school. The activities are suitable for pupils aged 5-16. There are five key sections: additional support needs; make reading a part of school life; engaging parents with your reading culture; setting up book groups; holding a celebration event. 

Activities include:

Find out more about our programmes for schools or download a printable booklet(this will open in a new window) to share in your school.