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Speech and Language – North West
August 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
This 3 hour session will support educators in their understanding of early speech and language development of young children.
The importance of providing language and literacy rich environments will be discussed and participants will have the opportunity to participate in various activities which support the development of speech and language skills in children of different ages.
Participants will gain insight into speech and language developmental milestones and practical ways to promote and support speech and language development.
The session will explore:
- Definition of speech and language
- Speech and language developmental milestones
- Creating a language and literacy rich environment
- Strategies and resources to support speech and language development of young children