Let's Read reading tips and tools

The Let’s Read reading tips and tools have been developed by early literacy and early childhood experts based on the latest research and practice based evidence as well as the 2012 Let's Read market research.

They provide practical information to support families to read anywhere and anytime with children every day from birth.

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Reading tip sheets

These sheets are available in a range of community languages for families with children from 4 months, 12 months, 18 months and 3½ years




Reading tip sheets for indigenous families


Book suggestion sheets

This resource helps families  to choose age-appropriate books for their children.


Reading with young children information sheet

Available in a range of community languages


Let's Read DVD

Featuring Leah Vandenberg and Alex Papps, this DVD is full of  simple and practical tips on how families can enjoy books with their children from birth.


Parenting in Pictures

Illustrated guides to encourage families to read with children from birth


Let's Read poster series

A set of 7 A3 posters that depict the Let's Read key messages.


Dual Language Books

For suggested dual language books please contact Let's Read Operations Manager on 03 9473 4366, letsread@thesmithfamily.com.au