January 2015

A book a day for growth and play

Why is reading with children so important? In this blog from Booktrust’s Regional Manager Kay Devine, we explore how reading together every day can be a really fun and interactive activity and can help give children a developmental advantage.


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How a floppy-hatted scarecrow, a spider and a magic box can be your top tools for early literacy

Discover how using songs and rhymes can help early literacy and language development


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Working with parents to support children's communication development

As childcare professionals we know that parents and carers are key to supporting their children's development.This is particularly important for communication and language development as these skills have their roots in bonding and emotional attachment with caregivers.


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