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1000 books before school


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Help your child develop a love of books and reading by participating in the statewide '1000 Books Before School' program.

By sharing books and stories together you are giving your child a head start, by increasing their vocabulary and cognitive skills.

Reading to your child regularly helps to develop their literacy skills and gets them school ready too!

 

HOW TO GET INVOLVED?

  • Become a member of the City of Port Phillip Library Service to register your child in the program.
  • Mark, colour or sticker your Reading Record each time your child has read a book (these include those that were heard at preschool, kindergarten or library story time).
  • Every story and book counts (no matter how many times it’s read)!
  • When you reach a milestone come into the library to collect a reward. There are milestone rewards for 100, 250, 500, 750 and 1000 books.

The program finishes once your child has read 1000 Books or starts school.

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Want more information?

Check out the 1000 Books Before School Frequently Asked Questions

 

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