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Book Discovery Guide

Our Book Discovery Guides are full of book recommendations for primary and secondary school pupils

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Resource type: Classroom resources

Audience: Primary, secondary

Key Area: 1.2.5 Staff knowledge of contemporary children's literature, 1.5.1 Access to high-quality books

Level: Core, Silver, Gold

(this will open in a new window)Research by the Open University shows that teacher knowledge of contemporary children's books makes a big difference when it comes to instilling a love of reading in pupils.

Our Book Discovery Guides, produced bi-annually, are full of book recommendations for primary and secondary school pupils, including:

The Book Discovery Guide is an important document for meeting key areas (1.2.5 Staff knowledge of contemporary children's literature, and 1.5.1 Access to high-quality books) of the Reading Schools framework.

Browse (this will open in a new window)Scottish Book Trust's latest Book Discovery guide, or take a look through some of the previous issues below.

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