Bookstart Professionals

Take the Rhyme Challenge

Get children and their families learning rhymes together at your children's centre, nursery or playgroup.

Research reports and evaluations

Read summaries and full reports of research and evaluation done around Bookstart programmes

Handbooks and video

Download handbooks for Bookstart professionals and watch a video for Health Visitors around gifting the packs

National Bookstart Week

From 8-14 June, professionals around the country helped families have Jungle adventures and get into the habit of visiting libraries and reading every day!

This new sticker book will make you want to visit the library

Libraries are fun - and this book is another great reason to visit one with your family in 2016.

Bookstart research

Bookstart matters! Read reports and summaries of independent research that supports our work in helping all children develop a love of reading.

Watch Maia's reading journey

Discover what happens when a baby is given a love of stories, songs and rhymes from the start.

Top resources

Zip folder containing a digital toolkit to support National Bookstart Week 2016. Includes press release templates, invites and consent form, and information about photography and publicity for local events.

 

Latest resources

Zip folder containing a digital toolkit to support National Bookstart Week 2016. Includes press release templates, invites and consent form, and information about photography and publicity for local events.