Play and Learn

Supporting Your Childโ€™s Learning and Development at Home

๐—™๐—ฅ๐—˜๐—˜ ๐—ฉ๐—ถ๐—ฟ๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜ ๐—–๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐˜ ๐—˜๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜ ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—ณ๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—•๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐—ฑ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ฑ ๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ ๐—ช๐—ฒ๐—ฑ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿต๐˜๐—ต ๐— ๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿญ ๐Ÿณ-๐Ÿด๐—ฝ๐—บ

Would you like to know more about how important the home learning environment is and the role you play in supporting your childโ€™s learning and development? ย  Why not join us for our FREE online session for some top tips? ย Click on the link below to register for the event.

Play & Learn

Early Years Alliance are excited to announce that they are taking our First Explorers sessions indoors from Monday 10th May! Places are limited due to social distancing guidance, only 1 adult per booking. Places will be allocated on a first come first serve basis and can only be booked one week at a time. Please see below PDF for booking information


Happy Active Stories programme online for children under five and their families.

Bradford Libraries are teaming up with theatre groups and yoga specialists to share the fun with interactive, engaging stories online. Jump on an engaging adventure of stories that will encourage your little ones to develop a love of books even when they canโ€™t get to the library! Booking is now open for the programme below. Just emailย to book. Visit Happy Active Stories programme online โ€“ for children under five and their families โ€“ Childcare Carers & Staff Benefits ( for full details.


City Parents have a variety of webinars and support groups available throughout 2021.

Visitย Events (ย orย National Single Parent Day | Support for Parents of Children with Special Needs | Blog (ย for more information.


Bookstart Pyjamarama Day

Rhyme & Zoom!

14ย May at 10am

Noel Ward our favourite panda outfit wearing rhyme timer will be with us to romp through rhymes and shimmy through stories on 14ย May at 10am. Book a place now with:

The special highly interactive rollercoaster event will involve action with rhymes, singing and stories for under-fives.ย  Donโ€™t miss out, book today!

This session will be held online on Zoom.

To celebrate Pyjamarama Bradford Libraries in association with BookTrust are offering a free copy of My Pet Star by Corrine Averiss to any families that borrow books over the next month.ย  A recording of this book will be uploaded to the Bradford Libraries website, Youtube and Twitter pages on 14ย May 2021.

Bookstart is a national book gifting scheme and wants to encourage all children and their families to share books from as early an age as possible.


Please see our Events section of the website for other available recourses.

As always if you have any specific questions, please do not hesitate to contact the team who will be happy to help.


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