Tips for reading together

Examples of reading out loud

Watch our videos that show you how to read with children. We have videos on reading to a group of children, how to read with an i-pad, or how to use finger puppets with books.

Reading with babies and toddlers

Children are never too young to start sharing books! Find useful tips and ideas for reading with babies, toddlers and preschoolers on the Bookstart website

Encouraging older children to read

With so many other activities competing for children’s time, how can you encourage older child to keep reading for pleasure?

Great books to share

Find out about our recommended books to share and enjoy together