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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.