Blog Posts tagged: book trailers

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How Forfar Academy Created Comics and Book Trailers for #ScotTeenBookPrize

Taking part in the Scottish Teenage Book Prize is a fantastic opportunity to enthuse pupils about reading. Every year, we run two competitions to enhance the fun: a graphic novel competition and a book trailer competition. In this blog post, Shona Page and Janet Spence of Forfar Academy explain how they approached both competitions.

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See the Winning Book Trailers and Comic Strips from #ScotTeenBookPrize

This year, we challenged Scotland's teenagers to produce book trailers and comic strips based on the three books shortlisted for the Scottish Teenage Book Prize. Check out this post to find out more about the winners of each competition for 2017, including comments from our panel members and resources to help you create book trailers and comic strips too.

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SCBA: Six Reasons Why You Should Make a Book Trailer

Find out why you and your pupils should create trailers for the Scottish Children's Book Awards shortlisted titles - including the chance to win £250 of Waterstones vouchers!

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Enter the SCBA Book Trailer Competition!

Book trailers are a fantastic way to promote critical reading skills and reading for pleasure. Why not enhance your participation in this year's Scottish Children's Book Awards by getting your pupils to enter our book trailer competition?

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SCBA: Book Trailer vs Film Trailer

We've got tips on how to create an effective book trailer.

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Book of Doom book trailer

Announcing the SCBA book trailer competition

Action! Tips on getting creative with book trailers in your classroom

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