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Findochty Primary pupils
Findochty Reads - Building and sustaining our reading culture
16 November 2020

In last year's Reading Challenge, Findochty Primary School in Moray were highly commended for their inspiring school reading journey. Head Teacher Dawn Thomson shares their approach and how they have continued to build on their reading culture.

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Family in library
Support for libraries to keep sharing a love of reading
9 November 2020

As libraries contend with continued restrictions, they are rising to the challenge of promoting reading in their communities. We have some resources to support them.

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Reading cafe
Using Read, Write, Count to support the reading culture at Milnathort Primary
30 October 2020

The Read, Write, Count bags are a fantastic resource to help schools build a reading culture for pupils and families. Milnathort Primary share their experience of starting a Reading Café to make the most of the bags.

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comic and manga club display - Knightswood Secondary School
Brilliant book club ideas
22 October 2020

Starting a new book club is a great way to get young people and staff talking about books. Here are some great examples from schools taking part in the Reading Challenge to inspire you.

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Pupils at event with Catherine Rayner
Top tips for applying for funding
9 October 2020

Our author visit funds are now open! Check out our top tips for guidance and inspiration as you put your application together.

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Pupils in school library
Welcome back to the Reading Challenge
21 September 2020

Get your year of reading off to a flying start with our recommended resources, funding opportunities and inspiration.

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