Posts tagged with read-alouds
The arts as a bridge to literacy — 2019 literacy conference
By Jan Boustead and Julie Wright
15 October 2019
The NZ Literacy Association’s 42nd conference was held recently in Christchurch with a theme 'The arts as a bridge to literacy'. Here's a round-up of some of the conference highlights and learnings.
Feel the rhythm: Developing language through rhythm and rhyme
By Vicki Stephens
21 February 2018
Singing, rhyming, oral storytelling, and reading aloud are essential for helping children learn a language, along with the listening and concentration skills essential for brain development and memory.