For families

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There are plenty of ways to get your family involved with Swindon Stories and improve your children's literacy development.

Come along to one of our fun community events, or explore our resources to encourage a love of reading in your own home.

Things to do

  • Penhill Naturehood launch

    Create your own word walk

    Use pictures or words to create a trail to inspire conversations and activities with your child.
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    Make a story sack

    Make a fun filled story sack with your child to help make reading meaningful and fun.
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  • Helping families to support their child’s learning from home

    Join your local library

    Join your local library with your family and explore a rich world of stories together for free.

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Things to download

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    Early years services in Swindon

    Explore the wealth of services available to support children and families in Swindon in our early years directory.
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  • Baby Wally

    Tips for talking to your baby and young child

    Learn the benefits of talking with your baby or young child with these fun resources.
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    Literacy and wellbeing top tips

    Use reading and writing to improve your child's wellbeing with these top tips.
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