Category Archives: RM Books

Branford Boase Award 2016 – shortlist announced

The Branford Boase Award is given to the author and editor of an outstanding debut novel for seven year-olds and upwards. It has an impressive record of identifying talented authors at the start of their careers. Meg Rosoff, who recently won the Astrid … Continue reading

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NLT study: “Using ebooks increases boys’ reading progress and makes them keener, more confident readers.”

Today, the National Literacy Trust has published a new study entitled The Impact of ebooks on the Reading Motivation and Reading Skills of Young People: A study of schools using RM Books. The study is one of the first and … Continue reading

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Penguin Random House UK’s ebook Extended Lending Trial now available to UK schools via RM Books

Penguin Random House UK today announced its full catalogue of ebooks are available for libraries to lend. RM Education, the UK’s leading education technology supplier, today announces that children’s and young adult fiction titles from Penguin Random House UK are … Continue reading

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Monthly topic resources for Primary

We’re starting a new monthly series of book lists to help Primary teachers find relevant content for pupil and whole class teaching use. Each lists correspond to key anniversaries, events and special days falling in that month. As most books on RM Books … Continue reading

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Forfar Academys experience of the NLT study with RM Books

For a number of years, pupils have been asking if I could stock e-books in the school library. I was keen to do this, but was experiencing problems with the technology required to access them, and I wasn’t sure where … Continue reading

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Kick start your reading for pleasure programme this half term

With half term looming, why not encourage your students to read for pleasure over the break from as little as 22p per student for the week. Students are more engaged if they are reading appropriate books, that interest them, at the … Continue reading

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RM Books and Accelerated Reader™ work well together

RM and Renaissance Learning today announce an unprecedented join-up between RM Books and Accelerated Reader™. These popular school software services are available as Apps through RM Unify, RM’s portal to the best web content for education. When used this way, students can find … Continue reading

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