It's easy to make and soft for little hands to play with. You can use cookie cutters and rollers, or shape different objects with your hands.
Coloured spaghetti provides a wonderful tactile experience and can be shaped into letters, numbers, words and pictures.
A fantastic, non-toxic resource that can be used in a number of activities.
Make your own book to take home...
Explore free online games and subscriptions to resources provided by the State Library of Western Australia that support the development of literacy skills.
Two new Better Beginnings pilot programs launched this month: Hairy Tales of Heroboy for six to nine year olds, and Read! Anytime Anywhere Anyhow for adults.
Click the links in the first column to discover activites, websites and more.
Take a short reading break. Free short stories from new and established WA authors - PDF and mp3. Read or listen.
Read and listen to three short stories from The Kid on the Karaoke Stage & Other Stories.