Kilmaurs Primary School

See even more of our amazing showcase schools from this year's Reading Challenge Celebration Event - it's a great place to get some inspiration!

Annette Street

See how our amazing showcase schools shared their best practice from this year's Reading Challenge at our Celebration Event - it's a great place to get some inspiration!

As the deadline for submitting to the Reading Challenge approaches, Bankhead reflect on the highlights of their reading journey from Book Week Scotland to Big Book Blethers giving pupils a voice!

Reading Ambassadors with Kasia Matyjaszek

Pupil voice is central to the Reading Challenge at Letham Primary, with Reading Amabassadors Grace and Klaudia involved in every part of the reading journey! We spoke to them about their role.

Reading around the campfire

Kayleigh Docherty, class teacher at Carron Primary School, shares the success of their Reading around the Campfire event to engage parents and get the Reading Challenge off to a flying start!

Balloon Word Clouds

Get some quick inspiration to help your pupils on their reading journey, 5 creative ways to respond to a book from schools across Scotland!

Bankier Primary Advent Calendar

Find out how Bankier Primary School in Falkirk used author events and weekly challenges to inspire and encourage reluctant readers.

Children sharing a book

Book Week Scotland is the perfect time to launch the First Minister's Reading Challenge, but these activities are also great for holding a reading celebration at any time of the year!

Students holding Waterstones bags

Sharon Wallace, Depute Head Teacher at Letham Primary School, Livingston, discusses how they have promoted reading for pleasure with a host of inspirational activities for World Book Day.

Shake a Story to Encourage Reading for Pleasure

Paula Nicoll from Our Lady’s Primary School in Dundee offers some great inspiration for putting reading at the centre of your school day