While it is important to take the time over the summer holidays to rest and relax, we sometimes find that children return to school in the new year having taken a step back in their learning. This is often referred to as the “summer slide.”
Verbal skills are very important to your child’s literacy development. Strong verbal skills lead to an easier acquisition of literacy skills. Here are some tips on building your child’s vocabulary and developing their verbal skills.
Reading with your child is a joyful time and is important for their early literacy development. There are many ways to foster a love of reading, enjoying the story with your child is a great way to start.