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Preview of music book list
Book List for your Music Classroom

This list features a selection of books relevant to pupils studying music. It is a great resource for recommending books to interested pupils, or for staff looking for a text to build on for a cross-curricular project.

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Book List for your P.E. Classroom

A selection of books relevant to pupils studying P.E. This list will support staff in recommending books to interested pupils, or building reading into a cross-curricular project.

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Book List for your Science Classroom

This list features a selection of books that may be interesting to pupils studying science. It is a great resource for staff who want to recommend books to pupils, or build reading into a cross-curricular project.

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Book Personality Quiz (PDF)
Book Personality Quiz (PDF)

A multiple choice personality quiz to point pupils towards book categories they might enjoy in our Places to Start Your Reading Journey recommendations resource.

We also have a PowerPoint version so that your whole class can answer at the same time without needing to print anything off!

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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!

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Submitting to the First Minister's Challenge: Gathering Evidence and Capturing Children’s Voice
8 April 2022

Impact and Evidence

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Findochty Primary's journey through the Reading Challenge
15 March 2022

Where it began

Findochty Primary joined the First Minister’s Reading Challenge in August 2018. Joining the challenge gave us training, resources and a goal to help us on our journey to creating a reading culture within our school.

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