How can I support my child’s language development? 

How can I support my child’s language development? 

  1. Talking is teaching provides information on how talking helps to build literacy skills.  
  2. Helping Your Kid With…Early Language and Literacy is a video from the Meadow’s Center that has ten simple strategies for parents to use while reading books.  
  3. Learn Three Steps to Support Language development in this National Center on Improving Literacy video (click “Let's Talk”).
  4. PBS has some great ideas for how to help your child develop speaking and listening skills at home and in the community.
  5. ASHA provides ideas for Activities to Encourage Speech and Language Development
  6. Zero to Three has some general resources on How to Support Your Child’s Communication Skills