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Your Reading Journey Through Film with Into Film

This resource pack was created in partnership with Into Film to help you make connections between reading for pleasure and film-making.

Part 1 of this resource guides you through a number of creative ways to respond to what you are reading using film, from book review videos to book trailers. Part 2 gives you great tips on how to illustrate your reading journey through film, which is particularly useful if you are submitting an entry to one of the challenges at the end of the year and would like to do so through a video.

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Case studies and inspiration

Our blog is full of ideas about building a reading culture and encouraging young people to read for pleasure, with case studies from participants, book suggestions and more!

Pupils at Trinity
Challenging Pupils with a Whole-School Novel
21 January 2019

At Trinity High School, we are passionate about improving the literacy of our pupils and nurturing a genuine enthusiasm for reading.

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Pupils from Renfrew High
Inside our Secondary Case Studies
7 January 2019

Last year, we piloted the First Minister’s Reading Challenge with six secondary schools to learn how the challenge could work in a secondary context: what barriers existed to creating a reading culture and how the Reading Challenge could help schools overcome t

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