Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Early Years Foundation Stage: learning to love books: Home

A guide for Nursery and Reception Parents

Welcome to the Early Years Foundation Stage: learning to love books LibGuide. In this guide you will find information about the library, choosing books, reading aloud, and activities to encourage pre-reading. This guide is updated on a regular basis so make sure you keep checking back for new information. 


Joining the Library

If you haven't got a library account already, make sure you stop by the library and sign up! All you need is you Parent ID card. Creating an account usually takes between 5-10 minutes so we recommend that you do this either before or after school. For library opening hours please see the box to the right. 

Kate DiCamillo's PSA: On the Importance of Reading Aloud to Children

Tips for Parents of Babies

Library Opening Times

The library is open for parents Monday to Friday:

7.30am - 8.00am

3.00pm - 4.00pm

Wonderful websites

Check out our list of great websites including videos, book recommendations, songs and so much more.