Suggested activities to help with storytelling sessions, as part of the Booktrust Stories Tour legacy project
Suggested books for storytelling sessions, as part of the Booktrust Stories Tour legacy project
Guidance for filming your own storytelling video, as part of the Booktrust Stories Tour legacy project
The Bookstart international affiliates programme, started in 2000, now includes 33 initiatives over five continents
Booktrust gifts free copies of Super Duck to neonatal units so that parents can read to their premature and poorly babies.
A project that encourages male prisoners to read with their young families has earned praise from Ofsted for its contribution to family learning. The Booktrust Stories Tour, which took a live literature show into prisons for prisoners to enjoy with their children, has been named a model of good practice by Ofsted.
Booktrust CEO Viv Bird responds to head of Ofsted, Sir Michael Wilshaw’s statement that parents who don’t read to their children should be fined.
PDF transcript of Super Duck by Jez Alborough in Slovak.
PDF transcript of Super Duck by Jez Alborough in Polish.
PDF transcript of Super Duck by Jez Alborough in Czech.
Press release in MS Word with guidance on editing for local events and press
Press release in MS Word: 'Be the hero of your own story with Bookstart this summer'
Digital toolkit to support NBW 2014 with instructions about press releases, photography and overall publicity for local events
PDF instructions in English and Welsh for designing and cutting out your own superhero card
PDF colouring sheet with English and Welsh instructions for colouring in characters from Super Duck
PDF instructions in English and Welsh for making your own superhero cape
PDF in English and Welsh showing rhymes about everyday heroes