Find out how physical play and development are linked to reading and writing skills. The brain plays its part in childrens writing and reading but the body needs to be ready physically too. Little hands and eyes need developing ready for successful reading and writing.
Your child may attend an early childhood organisation where they are exposed to another language and wonder if it's good for them. Or you may be a parent speaking a language other than English and wonder if you should teach your child your home language, as well as English. So what do we know about second language acquisition and young children?