A picture is worth a thousand words. And, as much as we love words at PlayTalkRead, we also really enjoy seeing parents and their children having a ball when Benji and Bessie roll into town.

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There's so much to do, see and snap when you visit the PlayTalkRead bus – from dressing up as a lion to making a mess with paper. And the best thing? There's no clearing up for you to do.

Feel free to snap away with your camera phone. Then simply tag your photo #playtalkread whether you use Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, and we can share it with the thousands of people who follow PlayTalkRead on social media. Follow us now on Facebook.

Like you, they're part of a movement in Scotland – parents who realise that there's nothing like a good start in life to help their kids enjoy school and grow up as happy, smart, self-confident people. What's surprising is how easy it is to give your child a helping hand. And it's fun. All it takes is a little time each day to PlayTalkRead with your little star.