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10 August 2021

Wild World Heroes WWF Webinars

WWF currently have four webinars planned over August on a range of environmental topics. These webinars can be shown in the library as part of your Summer Reading Challenge activity time with children, or WWF are offering to hold an...

28 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Recommend to a Friend Bookmarks: English and Welsh

Children taking part in the Summer Reading Challenge can colour in these Wild World Heroes bookmarks and fill them out to recommend books to friends. This resource is available in English and Welsh. Please note: this is a locked resource for library...

16 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Challenge Certificate: Welsh

Reward children participating in the Summer Reading Challenge with personalised certificates. This template certificate can be customised to add a signature and local authority logos or sponsor logos. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in...

16 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Challenge Certificate: English

Reward children participating in the Summer Reading Challenge with personalised certificates. This template certificate can be customised to add a signature and local authority logos or sponsor logos. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in...

15 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Volunteer Appreciation Certificate

Recognise the hard work of your summer volunteers with this Wild World Heroes themed certificate. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2021. Libraries should contact their local Summer Reading Challenge coordinator(s)...

14 June 2021

Updated: Wild World Heroes Treasure Hunt (English)

Download the Wild World Heroes Treasure Hunt materials! This bundle contains 10 colour character sheets for you to print and hide, plus an activity sheet for children to fill in as they find each character (available in colour and black and...

07 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Schools Achievement Certificates

Libraries can download these two special certificates to award to schools taking part in Wild World Heroes 2021. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2021. Libraries should contact their local Summer...

07 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Volunteer Hours Certificate

Recognise the achievements of your summer volunteers with this Wild World Heroes themed certificate. Check back soon for the Welsh language version of this resource. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2021....

07 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Special Achievement Certificate

Some children participating in the Summer Reading Challenge read more than six books, whilst many may achieve other kinds of personal goals or overcome difficulties. This ‘Special Achievement Award’ allows you to issue a bespoke certificate. This may be used in...

27 May 2021

2021 Quick Reads!

A list of the 2021 Quick Reads. You can purchase your copies here

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.

16 May 2020

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.

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.

15 May 2020

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

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

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...

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