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Writing book reviews and recommendations

Learning type: Classroom activity
Category: Reading culture
Programme: First Ministers Reading Challenge
Language: English
Genre: Fiction
Age group: 6-8, 9-11, 12-14

Writing reviews and recommendations is a lovely way for children to share what they think of books they've read. Choose from the following templates:

Children of all ages can complete these activities at their own level. The reading journal spread is particularly suitable for older children and teenagers.

Estimated time: 30 minutes per review