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Rev up your reading with books as hooks

How can we inspire young children with a love of literature?


Bored with the same old stories? How can we inspire young children with a love of literature?


In this workshop we will look at practical strategies and ways of identifying and using high quality texts which enable children to become confident, happy and enthusiastic readers. We will explore how great books enhance learning across all areas of the EYFS.


By the end of this workshop you will:
  • Have considered the quality of books and texts in your setting and how to use them to develop a knowledge and love of story and narrative
  • Understand how to use 'books as hooks' to inspire and extend learning
  • Know how to develop a 'book nook' and other practical strategies to inspire reading

Booking Information

Booking to be made via this website.

Queries to the Early Years Workforce team at EYWorkforce@portsmouthcc.gov.uk or by telephone on 023 92 841974


This course is aimed at:
Early Years Practitioners

19 Nov 2019 09:30 - 12:00

Closing date: 17/11/2019
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Early Years and Childcare
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Date and Time

19 Nov 2019 09:30 - 12:00


Civic Offices (EYV2 / Conference Room A), Guildhall Square, Portsmouth, PO1 2EA


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