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Your baby and treasure packs, and dual language picture books | Bookstart | Birmingham City Council

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Your baby and treasure packs, and dual language picture books

Baby pack

Content of Bookstart baby pack

  • The board books will vary between Baby Pack.
  • Includes: two board books, a rhyme sheet and a booklet of tips and ideas for sharing books with children from a very young age.
  • Gifted at the new birth visit, 12 to 14 weeks by your health visitor
  • Your health visitor will help you share stories, rhymes and songs. See page 3 for further ideas

Treasure pack

Contents included in Bookstart treasure pack

  • The Treasure Pack book is updated every few years
  • Includes: a picture book for you to share, plus a booklet with tips and ideas for reading together
  • Gifted at ages 3 to 4 years by your nursery, childminder or home educator
  • For ideas of how to use your pack, see page 3.

Dual-language books

If English is not your first language, you may be able to get a book in another language as part of your Bookstart packs.

If your child hasn’t had either of these packs, see page 5.