Articles mentioning: Book week 2019

Celebrating Book Week at Meerilinga Cockburn!

Come along to our National Book Week celebration on Thursday the 22nd of August! There will be a special guest appearance by Fairy Queen Caroline, stories, music and singing, a delicious morning tea and plenty of activities to keep everyone happy. Children are encouraged to bring along their favourite book to share and to dress […]

Welcome to CBCA Book Week 2019!

Welcome to CBCA Book Week 2019! Every year in August communities across Australia celebrate Australian Children’s literature during CBCA Book Week. This year the week runs from 17 – 23 August, with the theme ‘Reading is my Secret Power’. The week aims to bring children and books together to encourage literacy and reading. The children […]

The Importance of Literacy in the Early Years

Literacy in the early years is crucial to building a foundation for your child’s development. Studies have found that there is a direct link between the number of words a baby hears and their language skills. The good news is that you can begin on the road to developing your child’s literary skills from birth. […]