This month’s selection from the EarlyEdu Alliance multimedia library is a spotlight on language and literacy. These resources are available for you to use in your own teaching or professional development activities. Access to the complete library is available to members only. Please consider joining the Early EdU Alliance.
Real to Reel: Read It Again
Laura Justice, PhD, describes a project to promote language and literacy outcomes for young children living in rural communities. This 9-minute video includes interviews with teachers and examples of the teachers reading books and using print referencing with children in their classrooms.
Early EdU Alliance Highlights Webinar Series
|February||2/2||Modules and More|
|March||3/2||Explore the Active in Interactive Learning|
|April||4/6||CEELO’s Role in Supporting an Extraordinary Professional Workforce for Young Children|
|May||5/4||It Takes a Village: A Team Approach to Supporting Online Students|
The Highlights webinar series will be on hiatus through July. Join us on August 3 at 1:00 PM ET/10:00 AM PT for an overview of new courses. Registration information will be available soon.
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Nature-Based Learning and Development: Language and Literacy Ideas for Teachers
Examples of teachers using planned intentional activities to teach language and literacy, based on nature activities, are featured in this 6-minute video. Look for this video in the How to Play with Nature section.https://eclkc.ohs.acf.hhs.gov/learning-environments/article/nature-based-learning-development
Engaging Children in Conversations: Birth to Five 15-minute In-service Suite
This multimedia resource features teaching practices to engage infants, toddlers, and preschoolers in conversations that can support learning in the classroom. Materials for instructors include a presentation, presenter notes, videos, and handouts.https://eclkc.ohs.acf.hhs.gov/video/engaging-children-conversations-birth-five