Storybooks and games
Here you can find lots of lovely interactive books to read online or watch with signing.
There are classic children's stories that we think you and your family will love, including Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy by Lynley Dodd to Owl Babies by Martin Waddell and Patrick Benson, along with newer favourites such as Chris Haughton's Oh No, George! and Everybunny Dance! by Ellie Sandall.
And that's not all: below, we also have free, fun kids' games to enjoy online. Whether you want some number games, puzzle games, colouring or the Shape Game, you'll find lots of interactive activities to try. Have fun!
Story books to read online
Join Hairy Maclary and his friends as they take a walk into town.
What has George done now? Read along with George as he tries to be good.
Have the wonderful Owl Babies read out loud to you.
This online storybook is a great way for little ones to explore everyday routines.
Join the bunnies while they dance and play but look out for the unexpected visitor... Will you join in their dance?
Read along with this fishy tale of what hides in the hole in the bottom of the sea
Enjoy this story as Lulu does and explore hearing it in many different languages.
If you're happy and you know it, sing along with this timeless classic.
Listen or read along with The Boy on the Bus sing-along interactive storybook by Penny Dale. Climb aboard and join in the fun!
Enjoy the sights and sounds of the jungle with this reading of Rumble in the Jungle.
Enjoy this reading of the great Some Dogs Do.
Enjoy the story and see if you can spot dragons when you're out and about!
Read along or listen to the story of Ugly Duckling and Friends, then take a take a walk meeting the friends and solving puzzles along the way.
Look out, Open Very Carefully is a book with bite! Read along or watch with signing.
Kids' games to play
Counting is made fun while exploring the beach.
Read, dance and sing along to the Animal Bop!
Help your child to explore different faces and feelings through this game.
Choose a jigsaw to play.
Have fun getting creative with the Jungle Picture Maker... but look out for the lions!
Activities to help you have fun sharing stories, books and rhymes with your child every day.
Collect all the Letterflies then see if you can read the word they spell out!
A fun drawing tool to help encourage your child with mark making and painting.
Choose a design and colour it in!
Use your imagination and drawing skills to play the shape game.
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