Singer and presenter Michelle McManus is coming to Wester Hailes Library this Saturday (National Libraries Day).
Michelle will be joining us to launch the Scottish Government’s Read, Write, Count campaign and read two of her favourite children’s books: The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson and Winnie-the-Pooh by A.A. Milne.
Parents, carers and children in P1-P3 are invited to come along from 2 – 3pm for the readings, along with fun games and craft activities. Children will also receive a free book gift pack to take home and enjoy.
‘Read, Write, Count’ is a Scottish Government-led campaign which aims to improve key numeracy and literacy skills among young primary school children across Scotland. Visit www.readwritecount.scot for great tips, activities and ideas that make reading, writing and counting with children an easy, fun and positive experience.