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LAST UPDATED: 27th June 2019 Useful literacy links

​This resource provides links to a range of useful websites, focus days and resources, all supporting literacy development.

LAST UPDATED: 14th January 2020 South-East Scotland Literacy Hub: Reading for Enjoyment

This resource aims to provide strategies and ideas to encourage reading for enjoyment, and to highlight the role of the school in this process

LAST UPDATED: 14th January 2020 South-East Scotland Literacy Hub: Teaching Reading Comprehension, P5 – S3

​This guide was developed during the City of Edinburgh’s leadership of the South-East Scotland Literacy Hub.

LAST UPDATED: 5th December 2016 Languages on Screen - free downloadable films in French, German, Spanish and Italian

Languages on Screen provides free downloadable films in French, German, Spanish and Italian.

LAST UPDATED: 27th April 2020 Addressing expressive vocabulary gap of targeted P1/2 children in a rural / island area

​Scottish education serves many children well, but the attainment gap between pupils from the richest and poorest backgrounds is wider than in many similar countries.

LAST UPDATED: 8th July 2020 Interventions for Equity

This is an initial framework to support the Scottish Attainment Challenge - Pupil Equity Funding (PEF).

LAST UPDATED: 24th January 2018 How good is our school library?

Education Scotland has worked with the Scottish Library and Information Council (SLIC) to produce How good is our school library?, a companion document to How good is our school? (4th edition).

LAST UPDATED: 17th April 2020 Primary One Literacy Assessment and Action Resource (POLAAR)

Designed to support improvement by helping P1 teachers identify and assess children who are most at risk of developing later difficulties with reading and writing.

LAST UPDATED: 30th July 2019 Group discussion professional learning resource

​The group discussion professional learning resource is designed to support improvement in literacy attainment by helping schools to build their capacity in teaching group discussion skills.

LAST UPDATED: 27th June 2019 Writing professional learning resource

This resource is designed to support improvement in literacy attainment.