The RED Book Award is Falkirk Council’s Book Award in which each secondary school in the authority participate. RED stands for Read, Enjoy, Debate and is all about reading for enjoyment and stimulating lively debate about books. https://twitter.com/readenjoydebate?lang=en The award is now in its 12th year. This year’s shortlist is: Rebel of the […]
LRS will be collecting resources from all schools and nurseries on the following dates. Your usual school delivery day will apply. Please have all items available for collection from your school office or secondary school library. This is a COLLECTION ONLY service. Please contact LRS on 01324 501980 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any […]
Due to budget savings we currently cannot deliver to or collect resources from from school and nurseries. Resources will be available for collection. We are open to visitors Monday – Friday, 9am to 5pm. It would be greatly appreciated if you could bring back your overdue loans when collecting new resources. This will allow us to lend […]
The RED Book Award is run by the Learning Resource Service promoting reading for enjoyment for S2 and S3 pupils in Falkirk Council. The shortlist for this year’s RED Book Award was: Beneath by Gill Arbuthnot Salvage by Keren David Mind Blind by Lari Don Inflicted by Ria Frances All great books which had that important wow […]
The Comics Literacy Awareness charity (CLAw) has been formed by a group of passionate and highly experienced people from the fields of education and comics. CLAw’s aim is to improve the literacy levels of UK children through the medium of comics and graphic novels. For information on their work and suggested graphic novel titles, please […]
Can all teachers/EYOs please remember to send us back all the books and resources you are finished with so that we can make up the new topics. Van deliveries resume Monday 19th October. Just leave your topic boxes at the school office for pick up. Thank you! You are also welcome to visit us at Camelon […]
The Bookbug P1 family packs have arrived! They will be delivered to all primary schools in the new term. Please let us know if you require any additional packs by calling LRS on 01324 501980 or emailing us at email@example.com For ideas, activities and videos, please check out the Scottish Book Trust website. Please remember […]
The Learning Resource Service wishes you a Happy National Poetry Day! From nursery rhymes to epic poems, we have a broad range of poetry to support literacy in your school. Go to Falkirk Council’s Literacy Strategy to find out more about National Poetry Day.
Book Week Scotland 2015 will take place between Monday 23rd – Sunday 29th November. This year’s theme is Journeys. Check out the Scottish Book Trust website for information on local events. You can also follow them on Facebook and Twitter (@BookWeekScot) for the latest news and events.