Birth to 4

Family Zone 0 to 4

Fun things to make and do

  • Peace at Last

    Read and explore Peace at Last

    Mr Bear is tired but all the sounds around him are stopping him from sleeping. Join in with the story and add the different sound effects.
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    Children's wellbeing booklist

    If your child is worried about COVID-19, share one of the books from our mental wellbeing booklist, which explain the virus in child-friendly terms.
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  • Maisy Mouse

    Maisy activities

    Free colouring, dot-to-dot and finger puppets. Maisy has kindly shared these fun things to make and do.
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Listen and watch

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    'I don't want to wash my hands!' with the Little Princess

    Calling all Little Princess fans! Watch Tony Ross reading 'I don’t want to wash my hands!' and download a free Little Princess book.
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  • Not Now Bernard cover

    Watch Not Now, Bernard and get a FREE picture book

    Watch a very special version of 'Not Now, Bernard' by David McKee, to mark the 40th anniversary of this classic picture book.
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  • Bear Hunt

    We're Going on a Bear Hunt

    Watch these videos on the famous children's book then go out on your own bear hunt!
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  • GoNoodle


    Access hundreds of free movement and mindfulness videos for children.
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  • Early years tech apps

    LiteracyApps guide

    Literacy Apps is a handy guide for parents from the National Literacy Trust. Get the most out of apps that help your young children aged 0 to 5 learn language and communication skills.
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  • Signed Stories

    Signed Stories

    Use this ITV app to download best-selling children’s stories performed in British Sign Language.
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Useful websites

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    Small Talk

    Small Talk is a website packed with simple videos, tips and information to help parents of children aged 0-5 chat, play and read with their young child every day.
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    Words for Life

    The National Literacy Trust's website for parents is full of downloadable activities, guidance on literacy milestones, fun things to try with your child and lots more.
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    Hungry Little Minds

    The Department for Education's campaign offering simple, fun activities for kids, from newborn to five.
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