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Supporting the literacy strategy of Falkirk Children's Services

May 25, 2018
by Y. Manning
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Interesting update 2 from the last National Literacy Network meeting

The First Minister’s Reading Challenge (FMRC) supports the Scottish Government’s ambition to tackle the attainment gap. It intends to encourage reading for pleasure and building a reading culture within schools and communities. An independent evaluation of FMRC yielded positive findings … Continue reading

March 9, 2015
by Miss Wallace
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Active Literacy at Ladeside Primary School

Here’s what’s going on at Ladeside: Our Literacy RACI group has been focusing on reading for enjoyment. We have several classes involved in Paired Reading. Older pupils have been trained to buddy younger pupils. P7 been reading with LHS pupils … Continue reading

October 22, 2014
by Y. Manning
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Scottish Children’s Book Awards

The Scottish Children’s Book Awards are run by the Scottish Book Trust with support from Creative Scotland. It is voted for entirely by children, with over 38,000 children across Scotland voting last year.  Falkirk Council’s Learning Resource Service is leading an initiative to … Continue reading

March 26, 2014
by Miss Wallace
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I Like Big Books!

Larbert High School has highlighted the value of reading in this parody you tube video entitled ‘I like big books’. The video can be viewed by clicking on this link.  It was produced as part of Literacy Week 2013. Active … Continue reading

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