Family and Early Childhood

Storytelling is fundamental to literacy. Click on this link to watch a video of Peter Clarke telling a story of the Dungarvon Whooper.

Storytelling is a long standing tradition that strengthens literacy development and is foundational to literacy learning. Peter Clarke is a New Brunswick educator, author and storyteller who combines storytelling with local history. Click here to watch a video of Peter telling a story of the Dungarvon Whooper.

Read, Speak Sing: Your baby and early literacy uploaded by The Canadian Paediatric Society/Société canadienne de pédiatrie

Learning to read starts from birth. Whether through books, words, or songs – daily language experiences help form an emotional bond with your baby and are vital to the development of your baby’s early literacy skills.

Daddy reading Brown Bear Brown Bear to his 1 month old baby girl uploaded by TheBrooxington

This heartwarming video shows a father reading to his young daughter.