Blog Posts tagged: scottish teenage book prize 2017

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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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#ScotTeenBookPrize: How 3 Schools Celebrated Voting Day

Scotland's teens have been reading the three shortlisted books before voting for their favourite to win The Scottish Teenage Book Prize! Get inspired to cast your votes by 17 February with these ideas from three school libraries.

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Teenagers with Teen Prize Shortlist

#ScotTeenBookPrize: Win the shortlist!

We can't wait to announce which book has won the prize on 1 March, but first we are giving away a set of this great shortlist. Read on for a reminder of which books are shortlisted and enter to win your own copies!

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Explore citizenship through the Scottish Teenage Book Prize

It's one month until the deadline for you and your pupils to vote in the Scottish Teenage Book Prize! In this blog post, find out more about the prize including our great competitions, and pick up some ideas to link voting with citizenship.

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Cross-curricular Learning with the Scottish Teenage Book Prize

Taking part in Scottish Teenage Book Prize is a fantastic opportunity, whether you want to get teens reading and discussing books or create meaningful, fun, cross-curricular activities with books at the heart. To help you do this, we've got some brilliant learning resources available. Find out more in this blog post.

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5 Reasons to Enter our Graphic Novel Competition

Our graphic novel competition for the Scottish Teenage Book Prize provides a great opportunity to promote reading for pleasure and is a real challenge to help develop your pupils' writing skills. Find out more about the competition in this post.

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Teenagers with shortlisted books

Where Can The Scottish Teenage Book Prize Take You?

The Scottish Teenage Book Prize can lead you to a brand new book group, a digital cross-curricular project and much more. Read on to find out how you can maximise the impact of the prize in your school or library!

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Win an Author Panel Event for Your School!

Taking part in the Scottish Teenage Book Prize can be about much more than simply reading the books and voting for a favourite. Pupils can get involved in a wide range of learning experiences thanks to our resources and competitions. In this blog post, find out how you can win a panel event in your school with the three shortlisted authors!

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STBP Shortlisted Authors

The Scottish Teenage Book Prize 2017: Meet the Authors

Today we announce the launch of our new project for secondary schools, The Scottish Teenage Book Prize! Here we meet the three shortlisted authors and find out about the books teens will be reading and voting on.

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