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Renfrew High case study
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Renfrew High Case Study

This video and written case study from Renfrew High School shares their experience of being involved in the Reading Challenge, including what worked best and what they have learned. 

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Secondary School Discussion Video
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Secondary School Discussion Video

This video features staff from the six secondary schools involved in our pilot project speaking about their experience, particularly in giving pupils a voice and involving the whole school. This acts as a great prompt for discussion, getting your staff team thinking about how the Reading Challenge would work best in your school.

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Sgoil Lionacleit case study
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Sgoil Lionacleit Case Study

This case study from Sgoil Lionacleit shares their experience of being involved in the Reading Challenge, including what worked best and what they have learned. 

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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 reading at St Andrew & St Bride's
Reading for Empathy, Identity and Wellbeing
11 February 2019

Susan Brownlie is an English teacher at St Andrew’s and St Bride’s High School in East Kilbride, one of the six First Minister’s Reading Challenge secondary pilot schools. Prior to becoming a teacher, she spent a decade as a school librarian.

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Luke at Largs Library
Reading with Luke: Finding New Favourites
1 February 2019

Today I was going to ride my bike but it was raining so much I changed my mind. Just as well I had a fantastic book to read instead! I am reading The Wizards of Once by Cressida Cowell.

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