Lauren Belcher, Early Years Lead and teacher at Hazelwood Academy School and Nursery has been busy during the coronavirus lockdown period. She’s applied learnings from our Early...
ResearchView detailsRead our review that shows how critical parents and carers are to their children’s language skills and the vital role of the home learning environment and early...
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NewsRead moreWe've teamed up with Premier League Primary Stars and children’s author Dan Freedman to bring children a week-long series of free football themed reading and writing challenges. NewsRead moreToday we launched Small Talk, a new project to help parents develop the skills and confidence they need to boost their child’s language skills at home, before they start school. ResearchView detailsThis report evaluates the impact of the National Literacy Trust’s Everyone Ready for School programme in Darlington which ran for two years from 2018 to 2020 with evaluation... ResearchView details
Children’s early literacy practices at home and in early years settings 2014: Second annual survey of parents and practitionersIn 2014 our survey found that technology engaged boys and poorer children to read for longer.
ResourceView detailsThis easy-to-read guide now comes in 18 languages and is full of suggestions for how parents can support their young child's learning at home. Success storyView detailsStaff at Crumpsall Park Day Care in Manchester have taken part in our HELLO project to help strengthen the relationships they have with parents, in order to improve the language... Premium resourceView detailsThis case study is a great example of how to address children's literacy needs from school and from home. ResearchView details
Children’s and Young People’s Reading 2009: The importance of the home environment and family supportRead about what children said about their home literacy environment and parental support for reading in 2009.