For schools


Bradford Stories works with local schools, helping to encourage pupils to read and write for pleasure.


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    Bradford literacy survey

    Our Local Area Literacy Survey asks pupils about their attitudes towards literacy and takes place from January to March 2020.
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    Literacy and wellbeing resources

    As new research highlights links between literacy and wellbeing, Bradford schools can download wellbeing-themed resources including assembly plans, a book list and tips for...
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    Fake news and critical literacy resources

    Resources, posters and tips to teach children about fake news, and give them the critical literacy skills they need to navigate our digital world.
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Printable poster

Print this Bradford Stories poster to encourage parents at your school to read with their children.

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Training and programmes

  • primary news reading.png event 26 Feb 2020

    Questioning the News: Critical literacy in English and PSHE - Bradford

    This course increases your pupil's awareness of the media’s impact on their behaviour, identity, and wellbeing. It will also help boost reading and writing outcomes in your...
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  • Boy reading classroom event 31 Jan 2020 - 01 May 2020

    Gender and Literacy: Improving boys' reading and writing - Liverpool

    This training helps Key Stage 2 and 3 teachers understand the evidence around boys’ literacy and identify the factors underpinning success.
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  • 5 yo on screen.png event 14 Feb 2020

    Reading for Pleasure On and With Screens in Key Stages 1 and 2 - Cheshire

    Reading for Pleasure On and With Screens is a one-day workshop developed in partnership with UCL Institute of Education, exploring how to harness technology to promote reading for...
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