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06 July 2018

School Participation Certificate

Libraries can download this special certificate to award to schools taking part in Mischief Makers 2018. Please note this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge

05 July 2018

Mischief Makers Chatterbooks Activity Pack

Here is a Chatterbooks activity pack to accompany this year’s Summer Reading Challenge, Mischief Makers. It features reading and activity ideas inspired by the brilliant books in this year’s Summer Reading Challenge collection.

05 July 2018

Mischief Makers evaluation form

Please submit your evaluation form by email to srcevaluation@readingagency.org.uk by Wednesday 24 October 2018. Send your evaluation form as an Excel spreadsheet (please do not save as a pdf) and only submit one form per authority. Please read the guidance notes...

05 July 2018

Mischief Makers evaluation guidance notes

Please read these guidance notes before completing the Summer Reading Challenge evaluation form. This resource contains information on: 2018 Library Evaluation form 2018 Family Survey, including suggestions for promoting the survey Instructions for adding the Family Survey to your website Please note: this is a...

02 July 2018

Summer Reading Challenge 2018: Coordinator Newsletter Archive

Think you’ve missed an update from the Summer Reading Challenge team? Follow the links in this resource to catch up on our latest coordinator newsletters. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the 2018 Summer Reading...

02 July 2018

Mischief Makers schools pack

Keep your pupils reading this summer with Mischief Makers, the Summer Reading Challenge 2018! This 7 page pack introduces this year’s Challenge and contains creative ideas and useful resources to inspire your school to take part. There is no other free reading...

02 July 2018

Mischief Makers schools pack: Scotland

Keep your pupils reading this summer with Mischief Makers, the Tesco Bank Summer Reading Challenge Scotland 2018! This 7 page pack introduces this year’s Challenge and contains creative ideas and useful resources to inspire your school to take part. There is no...

01 July 2018

Mischief Makers school assembly presentation

This PowerPoint presentation can be used to talk about Mischief Makers in school assemblies to encourage pupils (and families) to take part. Key information, dates and links are included in the Notes panel of this PowerPoint This download includes a copy of...

01 July 2018

Mischief Makers school assembly presentation: Scotland

This PowerPoint presentation can be used to talk about Mischief Makers in school assemblies to encourage pupils (and families) to take part. Key information, dates and links are included in the Notes panel of this PowerPoint This resource now includes the 2018...

01 July 2018

Mischief Makers family leaflet: England

This leaflet is aimed at parents and carers of children visiting the library to encourage take-up of the Summer Reading Challenge. This is a free download. Translated editions of the family leaflet are available to purchase from our Shop.

01 July 2018

Mischief Makers family leaflet: Wales

This leaflet is aimed at parents and carers of children visiting the library to encourage take-up of the Summer Reading Challenge. This is a free download. Translated editions of the family leaflet are available to purchase from our Shop.

01 July 2018

Mischief Makers family leaflet: Scotland

This leaflet is aimed at parents and carers of children visiting the library to encourage take-up of the Tesco Bank Summer Reading Challenge Scotland. This is a free download. Translated editions of the family leaflet are available to purchase from our...

01 July 2018

Mischief Makers A4 poster: England

Download this A4 poster to promote Mischief Makers, the Summer Reading Challenge 2018, in your classroom, library or community space!

01 July 2018

Mischief Makers A4 Poster: Wales

Download this A4 poster to promote Mischief Makers, the Summer Reading Challenge in your classroom, library or community space!

01 July 2018

Mischief Makers A4 Poster: Scotland

Download this A4 poster to promote Mischief Makers, the Tesco Bank Summer Reading Challenge Scotland 2018, in your classroom, library or community space!

30 June 2018

Mischief Makers promotional video trailers

Watch the promotional video trailer for Mischief Makers, the Summer Reading Challenge 2018. If you do not have access to you YouTube you can email summerreadingchallenge@readingagency.org.uk to request a copy. Mischief Makers Watch the full video trailer here: View the trailer with embedded...

29 June 2018

Mischief Makers bookmark activity sheets

Children can colour in these Mischief Makers bookmarks and fill them out to recommend books to friends and spread the word about the Summer Reading Challenge.

28 June 2018

*NEW* Mischief Makers author/illustrator availability

Authors and illustrators with titles in the Mischief Makers book collection and Top Ten Volunteer Reads collection have shared their availability for library events this summer. We will update this resource as more responses are received. Please note: this is a...

22 June 2018

The Summer Reading Challenge and Arts Award

In this download you will find: Arts Award Discover activity sheets A document showing how the activities map to each part of Discover Information for parents & carers Find out more about the Summer Reading Challenge and Arts Award Discover here

18 June 2018

Mischief Makers colouring sheets - Wales

These activity sheets feature Mischief Makers characters to colour in. Follow the links below for more library activities Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the 2018 Summer Reading Challenge

15 June 2018

Mischief Makers comments cards: children (Welsh)

Use these comments cards to collect feedback from children taking part in the Summer Reading Challenge. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the 2018 Summer Reading Challenge

15 June 2018

Mischief Makers template press release

This press release template can be adapted to promote the Summer Reading Challenge in your local authority. Please note: this is a locked resource for libraries participating in the 2018 Summer Reading Challenge.

14 June 2018

Mischief Makers comments cards: children

Use these comments cards to collect feedback from children taking part in the Summer Reading Challenge. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the 2018 Summer Reading Challenge

14 June 2018

Book Sorter posters

Choosing, recommending and reviewing books are great skills to develop as part of reading widely and for pleasure. The Book Sorter is the largest database of children’s peer-to-peer recommendations. It’s safe, easy and fun to use. Download an A4 poster to promote...

14 June 2018

Summer Reading Challenge 2018 online resources guide

Summer Reading Challenge coordinators can download this quick guide to accessing restricted resources to share with libraries taking part in Mischief Makers. Please note: Only library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2018 will have access to the password protected...

13 June 2018

Mischief Makers 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...

12 June 2018

Book Discussion Cards

Use these book discussion cards to help children talk about their books. You can place them on a table and before speaking to a member of staff or volunteer, children can decide which card to take with them, and...

11 June 2018

Mischief Makers training presentation

Train your library staff and volunteers, and set goals for this year’s Challenge with this presentation complete with photos of Mischief Makers materials and links to useful resources. Key information, dates and links are included in the Notes panel of this...

11 June 2018

Mischief Makers colouring sheets

These activity sheets feature Mischief Makers characters to colour in. Follow the links below for more library activities Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the 2018 Summer Reading Challenge

11 June 2018

Mischief Makers activity sheets

This download includes wordsearches and puzzles for the Summer Reading Challenge 2018. Follow the links below for more Mischief Makers activities. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the 2018 Summer Reading Challenge