Many little things light up hungry little minds. Kids take everything in, and even the smallest things you do with them can make a big difference.
They love it when you chat, play and read with them, even when they’re too young to understand everything. Whatever the time and wherever you are, you can turn almost anything into a game.
And every little thing you do together will help set them up nicely for the day they start school.
Click here for ideas, activities and apps.
2 Reading and writing games for 0 - 6 years old, have a look at CBBC Reading and Writing.
3 CBBC Games for children, click here
4. Family Zone
This is a comprehensive web portal for parents, to support you during this time. Over the next days, weeks and months this will be updated with new and useful content for parents.
Split up by age group below, you will find ideas and guidance for simple activities that will engage your children at home, while also benefiting their reading, writing and language development.
You'll be able to access free reading and writing resources, audiobooks, videos, competitions and reading challenges. Every resource is available for free, although to access some you may need to create a free account.
Tiny Happy People is there to help you develop your child's communication skills. Explore the simple activities and play ideas and find out about their amazing early development.
Simple little things light up hungry little minds. Children take everything in, and even the smallest things you do with them can make a big difference.
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