Using Bookzilla in your Secondary School
Bookzilla 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 activities to use in school library sessions, class time and book group meetings.
The resource was created with Calum Smith, Librarian at Larbert High School.
A vibrant reading culture is present in every department across the school. This case study highlights excellent examples of cross curricular reading projects to inspire you to spread a love of reading beyond the English department.
This list features books that have been specially selected to appeal to pupils who are studying computer science. It is a great resource for staff who want to recommend books to pupils, or build reading into a cross-curricular project.
This guide is full of practical suggestions and ideas to help you build a reading culture in your secondary school.