Reading Hack is a great resource for children and readers of all ages from The Reading Agency.
Top ‘Reading Hacks’ online now
1. “Social reporting” – set up a blog to act as a record of all the books you’ve read and a space for discussing those books.
2. “Group spoken word/ discussion”– share your favourite books and characters in a discussion group, great for expanding your knowledge of books.
3. Children specific “Imagination Summer Reading Challenge”:
Step 1: Sign-up to ImagiNation 2017 at your local library
Step 2: Choose & read a book from your library. Maybe choose something you don’t usually read?
Step 3: Grab an ImagiNation book belly band and creatively express on there how the book made you feel.
Step 4: Once finished, secure the belly band around that book with a bit of tape.
Step 5: Take a picture of your book and band and upload it to the site.
Step 6: Place your book with its belly band on the ImagiNation display in your library to inspire other young people to read.
Step 7: Keep going! Do as many as you like.
Step 8: At the end of the summer, collect your reward for taking part.
This innovative resource provides so many ‘Reading Hacks’ which really bring words off the page and celebrate reading, have fun exploring and happy reading!