For families

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What a child learns at home is vital to their development, but we know it may be difficult to know where to start. Luckily, there are so many simple ways parents can help children learn and grow at home.

This page lists fun family activities and free, useful resources aimed at Peterborough families.

Things to do

  • peterborough reads cover photo comp

    Peterborough Reads art competition

    Win prizes by designing the next cover photo for our Facebook page
    Learn more
  • Lisa HLM video shot.

    Live storytelling videos

    We go live every Thursday on our Facebook page and you can watch previous videos anytime.
    Learn more
  • Stoke Little Library van staff member

    Join your local library

    Peterborough has lots of libraries. Find your nearest one and sign up online for free!
    Learn more

Things to download

  • Middlesbrough Reads Roald Dahl challenges

    Roald Dahl literacy pack

    Fun Roald Dahl activities to complete as you go from room to room
  • Doncaster reading

    31 day reading challenge

    Complete a 10 minute reading challenge every day for a month.
    Learn more
  • Story Quest Scavenger Hunt cover image v2

    Scavenger hunt

    Explore the great outdoors with your little one with this sensory resource.