World Book Day

If you haven’t signed up for the NLN on the 8th of March yet, please contact Margaret margaret.mcguinness@educationscotland.gov.uk as soon as possible. The key note speaker will be the author Nicola Morgan and there will be a choice of workshops and time to share ideas.

World Book Day 

As you may also be aware, it is World Book Day on the 1st of March. The Scottish Book Trust are putting on one of their wonderful Authors Live events. Please pass this onto any relevant colleagues and primary/S1 practitioners. Thanks.

Teachers and librarians of P1-P7 – register your class now to watch our free online event with Francesca Simon (author of the Horrid Henry series) for World Book Day 2012! The event will take place at 11 a.m. on Thursday 1st March. We also have a comprehensive teaching resource pack to accompany the event. Finally, don’t forget your pupils can enter a competition to win Horrid Henry goodies right up until 9th March!

Here are the links!

• Register to watch our free online event with Francesca Simon – http://www.scottishbooktrust.com/authors-live-with-francesca-simon
• Teaching resources to accompany the event and support the teaching of Horrid Henry books – http://www.scottishbooktrust.com/authors-live-with-francesca-simon#Teacher-Resources
• A teaser video for the event – http://www.scottishbooktrust.com/podcasts/video/francesca-simon-teaser-trailer
• Facebook competition – http://www.facebook.com/meetourauthors?sk=app_4949752878