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Resources

05 May 2022

Reading Sparks STEM Ambassadors Guidance

This resource contains information about the STEM Ambassador Programme and how volunteers could support your Reading Sparks activities.

26 April 2022

Reading Sparks Logos

This folder contains Reading Sparks logos, Reading Sparks/ Winter Mini challenge logos, Reading Sparks/ Summer Reading Challenge logos and animation clips, as well as branding guidance on how to use these.

07 April 2022

Reading Sparks Evaluation Tools

This folder contains the evaluation form that you should include in every box before you give it out on loan, a FAQ sheet with guidance on how to capture and submit data, and tools to evaluate family activities.

06 April 2022

Reading Sparks Space Activities

This pack contains some space-related activities to help inspire you when thinking about what activities you can put on for your own families.

04 April 2022

Reading Sparks Nature Activities

This pack contains some nature-related activities to help inspire you when thinking about what activities you can put on for your own families.

04 April 2022

Reading Sparks Curation Toolkit

This library curation toolkit has been designed to help you support young people in curating Reading Sparks family activities for 4-11 year olds. This flexible toolkit will provide you with suggestions on how you can get young people involved in different...

14 March 2022

Reading Sparks Coming Soon! posters

We have created portrait posters that you can use to help promote Reading Sparks with any library activities you are doing as part of British Science Week.

31 January 2022

Reading Sparks Media Creation Activities

This resource contains information on copyright, what equipment might be needed, ideas to support young people to create multimedia content, as well as guidance on safeguarding and consent.

31 January 2022

Reading Sparks Extra Books Video

This short video contains information and ideas on how to use the free books provided as part of your Reading Sparks delivery.

31 January 2022

Reading Sparks Processing and Handling Flow Chart

This resource contains a box handling flowchart with step-by-step guidance on how to assemble, loan and replenish your Reading Sparks boxes.

31 January 2022

Reading Sparks Introduction to Crest Awards Video

This video includes information about CREST Awards and how these can be used as part of Reading Sparks.

31 January 2022

Reading Sparks Author Illustrator Visits

This resource includes details of authors and illustrators that are available to book for events.

27 January 2022

Reading Sparks Moon Box

This resource contains printable activity sheets, a checklist and a how-to video to support box assembly/restocking before each loan.

26 January 2022

Reading Sparks Simple Machines Box

This resource contains printable activity sheets, a checklist and a how-to video to support box assembly/restocking before each loan.

26 January 2022

Reading Sparks Invisible Nature Box

This resource contains printable activity sheets, a checklist and a how-to video to support box assembly/restocking before each loan.

26 January 2022

Reading Sparks Animals Box

This resource contains printable activity sheets, a checklist and a how-to video to support box assembly/restocking before each loan.

26 January 2022

Reading Sparks Posters and Flyers

This folder contains of range of editable posters in both portrait and landscape, and a flyer. Please edit these using Microsoft Word to add in your information.

26 January 2022

Reading Sparks Social Media Cards

This resource contains social media cards for Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to help you promote your Reading Sparks project.

13 January 2022

Reading Sparks Offer to Libraries

This resource includes information about the Reading Sparks offer for public libraries and what the Reading Sparks subscription includes.

12 January 2022

Reading Sparks Terms and Conditions

These are the Terms and Conditions for Reading Sparks from February 2022 – February 2023. Please download, complete and send to readingsparks@readingagency.org.uk