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Using Bookzilla in your secondary school

Learning type: Classroom activity
Category: Digital and multimedia
Programme: First Ministers Reading Challenge
Language: English
Genre: Technology
Age group: 12-14

Bookzilla(this will open in a new window) is Scottish Book Trust's free app for early secondary school students in Scotland, designed by and with teenagers. The app encourages pupils to read for pleasure, whether they are already regular readers or just embarking on their reading journey, including book recommendations, ratings and reading dares.

This resource includes ideas for using the app in school, including:

For more exciting activity ideas to support you build a reading culture in your setting, including an Escape Room activity pack and book quizes, visit the First Ministers Reading Challenge website(this will open in a new window).

The resource was created with Calum Smith, Librarian at Larbert High School.