Audio and video tagged as "parenting"

Kindergarten: Ready or Not?

March 19, 2008
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(57 min, 23 sec | 6-part series)
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How will I know if my child is ready for Kindergarten? Meet a panel of Worthington-area Kindergarten teachers and find out the important skills and abilities they say children need to be ready for Kindergarten. Read more...

Early Childhood Literacy: 6 Skills

July 13, 2007
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(6 min, 59 sec)
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For the majority of children, reading is not an easily acquired skill but one which takes work and practice. Research shows that children get ready to read years before they actually start school. Early literacy is what children know about reading and writing before they can actually read and write. Read more...

How Children Learn the Meaning of Words

June 18, 2007
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(56 min, 24 sec | 5-part series)
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Learning a new language can be difficult enough on its own. Now imagine what it must be like for a baby, who has no understanding of the connection between words, objects and people. Read more...