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Downloadable Materials

Downloadable resources to help you learn more about The Basics.

What are the Basics?

Intro to The Basics

5 Tips

Quick tips for using The Basics

Caregivers Promise

Caregivers Promise

Books for Little Ones

Books for little ones

Basics at the grocery store

Basics at the playground


Basics at bathtime


Basics in the kitchen

Basics at bedtime

Family Leave Brochure

Basics Book List


The Basics Guilford Overview

Maximize Love, Manage Stress

Talk, Sing and Point

Count, Group and Compare

Explore Through Movement and Play

Read and Discuss Stories

How Businesses can Support the Basics

Promotional Items

Materials available to groups upon request

Hand Sanitizer

Bandage Dispensers



Rack Cards


Other Resources for Parents and Caregivers

These organizations also offer programs or materials that may be of interest to families with young children.

Bringing Out the Best

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Greensboro Children’s Museum

Guilford Child Development

Guilford County Partnership for Children

Healthy Relationships Initiative

The Kellin Foundation

Parents as Teachers Guilford County

Sesame Street in Communities

Guilford Basics