Fathers’ Story Week 15 – 21 June

BFB_Facebook_FathersDay_504x504_0415We’re helping to spread the word about Fathers’ Story Week which starts 15th June and runs right up until Fathers’ Day on 21st. The annual ‘taster event’ organised by the Fatherhood Institute has been urging schools and early years settings up and down the country to get involved.

There are some great resources are available here to help you engage Dads and father figures during that week. For some additional stories click here. For articles and gift ideas for fathers day browse our page on Pinterest below.

Barefoot Books Summer Reading Programme

BFB_Facebook_SummeReadingProgramTeasers_960px_ComingSoon-2I’m very excited to share that Barefoot Books’ Summer Reading Programme is launching soon! Twelve weeks of email support designed to help parents and carers prevent summer brain drain.

Features of the support include literacy tips and activities to help you and the children you care for, stay sharp during the summer. Don’t miss out! Click on this link to sign up.