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15 July 2022

UKRAINIAN Gadgeteers: Children's Certificate

Download this Ukrainian certificate to reward children taking part in the Summer Reading Challenge 2022, Gadgeteers! Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2022. Libraries should contact their local Summer Reading Challenge...

07 July 2022

WELSH Gadgeteers: Children's Certificates

Download these Welsh-language certificates to reward children taking part in the Summer Reading Challenge 2022, Gadgeteers! This folder includes: - Standard certificate - Mini Challenge certificate - Special achievement certificate - Schools achievement certificate (including an adaptable version for number of pupils) Please note: this is...

04 July 2022

Monster Fun - Create A Comic Competition

Our friends at Rebellion have a monstrously fun competition for children this summer! Monster Fun, their brand-new children’s comic packed with laughter, mischief, and mayhem, wants children aged up to 16-years-old to submit create a comic strip with their favourite...

13 June 2022

Gadgeteers: Volunteer Certificate

Download this certificate to reward Summer Reading Challenge 2022 volunteers! This folder contains the English, Northern Irish, Scottish and Welsh versions of the volunteer certificate. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2022....

13 June 2022

Gadgeteers: Children's Certificates

Download these certificates to reward children taking part in the Summer Reading Challenge 2022, Gadgeteers! This folder includes: - Standard certificate (versions available for English, Northern Irish, Scottish and Welsh library authorities, and British Council Centres) - Mini Challenge certificate - Special achievement certificate -...

03 December 2021

Winter Mini Challenge 2021 A4 Certificate

Winter Mini Challenge A4 Certificate

19 October 2021

RISE by Maliha Abidi: competition resources

This pack contains an PDF sampler of the book RISE by Maliha Abidi and a promotional poster for a competition inspired by the book. RISE celebrates the inspirational stories of 100 remarkable women of colour. From the entrepreneur with a homemade...

24 January 2021

Roll of Honour 2019/2020

Roll of Honour 2019/2020 for the Reading Ahead Programme, listing the awards for organisations with their completer numbers.

05 October 2020

Silly Squad Certificates

Download certificates to reward children taking part in the Summer Reading Challenge 2020. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2020. Libraries should contact their local Summer Reading Challenge coordinator(s) for access.

15 May 2020

Reading Friends Volunteers' Week Thank you e-card WELSH (1-7 June 2020)

Say thank you to your Reading Friends volunteers with this e-card in Welsh.

26 September 2019

Reading Ahead 2018-19 Roll of honour

We would like to congratulate all organisations who have taken part in Reading Ahead over the past year for welcoming so many people to the world of reading and all the benefits that brings. Each year we produce a roll...

21 June 2019

Space Chase Certificate: British Council

Download the reward certificate for the Space Chase Reading Challenge. This certificate can be awarded to children who complete the Challenge. Please note: These resources are for the Reading Challenge run in partnership with the British Council. To access this content you...

12 April 2019

Reading Friends Volunteers' Week toolkit (1-7 June 2021)

Helpful hashtags, Tweets, images, statistics, cards and ideas to thank your volunteers on Volunteers’ Week 1-7 June.

11 April 2019

Reading Friends Volunteers' Week Thank you e-card (1-7 June 2021)

Say thank you to your Reading Friends volunteers with this e-card.

11 April 2019

Reading Friends Volunteers' Week (1-7 June 2021) Thank you card

Say thank you to your Reading Friends volunteers with our printable thank you card.

15 May 2017

Volunteering Resources: Wales

Welsh translations of our most popular resources, including: a volunteering guide for young people, an empty belly poster, a volunteering certificate, publicity postcards advocacy card on the benefits of volunteering

07 February 2017

CWA 2017 Longlist - Nicola Upson

Nicola Upson was born in Suffolk and read English at Downing College, Cambridge. Her debut novel, An Expert in Murder, was the first in a series of crime novels whose main character is Josephine Tey – one of the leading...

16 January 2017

Samantha Shannon Book Trailer Hack

Explore the supernatural underworld of The Bone Season series and create a book trailer. The Bone Season is a ground-breaking fantasy series that has been described as “part Hunger Games dystopia, part urban fantasy”. This pack is designed to help you...

15 September 2016

Reading Hack does #LoveToRead

Reading Hack does #LoveToRead is a way of getting young people into their local library in the two weeks leading up to the BBC #LoveToRead weekend. This toolkit has everything you need to get young people into your library from...

17 May 2016

Downloadable resources and the Reading Hack brand

The Reading Hack brand The Reading Hack visual mark has been developed and designed in close collaboration with young people from all over the United Kingdom. It has always been our aim that young people feel a strong sense of ownership...

17 May 2016

Reading Hack Toolkit

Download the Reading Hack toolkit to get Reading Hack started in your authority. Don’t forget you can also get downloadable Reading Hack recruitment and staff materials to print locally. Get involved Follow us on Twitter If you have any questions about Reading Hack or...

23 September 2015

Chatterbooks certificate - landscape version

To reward your Chatterbooks club members as part of your final celebration session

23 September 2015

Chatterbooks certificate - portrait version

To reward your Chatterbooks club members as part of your final celebration session