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.
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!
Lockdown Reading Culture at St John's Primary School
In St. John’s Primary, we are always looking for new and exciting ways to get our children reading for pleasure and engaging with books. This has become even more important with the added challenge of our pupils working from home.
Medicine for the Mind: Reading for mental wellbeing during difficult times
Jennifer Horan is a school librarian in South Lanarkshire who is currently pursuing a research degree in children’s literature and young people’s mental wellbeing. She is the chair of Youth Libraries Group Scotland and chair-elect of the Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals 2021.