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We love hearing your ideas for fun ways to promote reading – from classroom activities to sharing a book at bedtime. This page is where you can find new ideas and share your own for getting kids of all ages excited about books.

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    Funny Friends

    Funny friends is when you go into school with your funniest book and read your book to a friend and […]

    Character Guessing

    There are two people, one has to describe a character and the other has to draw what they’re describing. The […]

    Classics as Comics

    Pupils were asked to re-tell a classic tale in a comic format. We ran this as a competition in KS3 […]

    Book Day Bingo

    A selection of staff were given t-shirts with quotations from popular books on the back. To select the quotations we […]

    Take a Chance!

    Create a class activity by getting each student to write the first part of a story. The story is then […]

    Shelfies

    Get students and staff to take photos of their book shelf or shelves then create a photo montage to act […]

    Brilliant Books

    We have just introduced National Book Token prizes for interesting book reviews in three categories across the school: KS1, Lower […]

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