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Babbling about books: sharing books with young children
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Live online training, #, #, #
Course Facilitators
Jennie Perry / Merryn Polley
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Target Audience
Nursery / Other / Pre-school
target audience
Nursery / Other / Pre-school
Course aim
To promote the importance of sharing books with young children daily

Target group - EYFS practitioners in settings working with children birth to five years

Cost: Out of County £50 Settings £25

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Pre-course Information
This is a new online course which aims to enthuse and motivate practitioners about the importance of regularly sharing books with young children and the impact this can have on a child’s development.

This training will be delivered via Microsoft Teams. Joining instructions will be sent nearer the date of the training

By the end of the training participants will have:

  • developed motivation to help create 'a love of books' in their setting

  • recognised the importance of early language in developing skills for reading

  • increased their confidence in effectively sharing books

  • reflected on relevant research about sharing books with children

  • audited their current provision for early reading

  • considered how to engage parents in sharing books with children


Start Date
Tuesday 24 November 2020
End Date
Tuesday 8 December 2020
Closing Date
Saturday 21 November 2020
12:30 - 14:00
Other cost
Schools cost
Settings cost
Childminder cost
Out of County cost
EY offer no longer valid cost
Early Years cross channel charging band cost
Maximum Places
Places remaining