In this webinar, you will hear the latest research about how children learn language and how adults can support this amazing process.
You’ll come away with a clear understanding of what exactly is oral language and learn some easy, evidence-based ideas for what to do in the classroom to support it. This is ideal for busy teachers who want to easily embed oral language goals in their everyday teaching.
What you'll learn:
What is communication, oral language and the differences between speech and language
Understand the latest research on how children learn language
How you can easily practise and support oral language growth everyday in your classroom
Early childhood teachers and primary teachers in the Junior syndicate who want to understand more about oral language, how it underpins literacy and learning, and how they can support it in all their learners.
Register now, even if you are unable to make the live webinar, no problem! Register anyway to receive a recording after the event.
About the presenter:
Catherine has over 20 years experience as a Speech and Language Therapist and has specialised in the topic of oral language. She is the founder and clinician at CatherineTalks.com, a specialist speech language therapy service for helping children talk and helping teachers to help children talk and think. She also works for the Nelson Tasman Kindergarten Association to ensure early childhood programmes are delivered with evidenced-based speech language expertise. She is a frequent guest speaker on the topic of oral language and has written for the local newspaper to promote communication and education in the community.