Using a child-centered approach, this course focuses on the development of language and literacy skills needed for the transition to kindergarten. Participants gain increased understanding and competence in methods for supporting emerging language and literacy capabilities, as well as guidelines concerning the creation of a print-rich environment.

Topics include

  • Language development in early years
  • Infusing play with language
  • Promoting circles of communication
  • Supporting language development in the home
Course Code
358790