Top ten tips to support language development

Top ten tips to support language development A child’s ability to communicate defines them. It is one of the ways they are judged and measured by others and the means by which they forge relationships. Credit: NadyaEugene/Shutterstock.com It is well documented that the ability to communicate verbally is linked to a child’s well-being and confidence…

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BUILDING RESILIENCE IN YOUNG PEOPLE THROUGH EMOTIONAL LITERACY

BUILDING RESILIENCE IN YOUNG PEOPLE THROUGH EMOTIONAL LITERACY In this article Rhona Philp, from Lifelink, tells us how their Emotional Literacy programme is improving the lives of young people. If someone were to ask you to define the term “emotional literacy”, would this pose a challenge? It’s an uncommon phrase for many, but the basic…

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Fun Counting Game for toddlers

Fun Counting Game for toddlers and here is a fun and simple counting activity for children. It’s very easy to set up at home or in the classroom, can be designed to suit individual needs and will help children build and consolidate their understanding of identifying numbers and how it’s represented using pompoms.  Numbers are everywhere…

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