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Creating a picture book in class

Learning type: Classroom activity
Category: Creative writing, Get inspired, Scots
Programme: Bookbug Picture Book Prize, Reading Schools
Language: English
Genre: Art, Inspiration
Age group: 6-8, 9-11, 12-14
Audience: Children

The aim of this resource is to support older pupils to create a picture book they can share with younger pupils. This project is ideal for supporting creative writing in class, but also if you are running a paired reading project where older pupils read to and support pupils in lower primary. Explore our Paired Reading Toolkit for more activities to support paired reading.

The activities are designed to be used as a continuous scheme of work but the project is flexible and can be limited or extended to suit your timetable.

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