Teachers & Librarians

Pupils from the cast of the SKINT! dramatic adaptation

Looking at money across the curriculum

How one school used Skint! to teach students about budgeting, drama, and even how coins are created

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Exploring science through literature

The long-lasting benefits of good science writing

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Mairi Hedderwick and Janice Forsyth on Authors Live

Discovering Island Life during Book Week Scotland

Miriam Morris gets a kid's-eye view of a special Mairi Hedderwick event

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The three pupils from Lochend High School working on their scripts

My Button's Popped: young playwrights at Lochend

Skye Loneragan on how she worked with Lochend pupils to create hard-hitting drama.

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John Fardell

Book Week Scotland: A Joint Reading Festival

Eastwood High School in East Renfrewshire are teaming up with a local primary school for a special celebration.

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Preparing for a Big Book Bash 'Bookwiz'!

Elgin Academy are preparing to have a whole-school book quiz for Book Week Scotland

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Tales from the Classroom: A 'souper' idea for interpreting poetry

English and Home Economics come together in this creative approach to National 5 Scots texts...

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Education Roundup: October

The latest book-based news, resources and lesson ideas from around the web.

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Older readers enjoying a picture book together

Using picture books with older readers

Using picture books with older readers builds confidence and can lead to rewarding shared reading projects.

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Beverley Naidoo

How Grangemouth High School celebrated Africa

A cross-curricular celebration of Africa, with stories at its heart

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