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Teacher’s view: Communication and language

In this video, teaching experts discuss the importance of language development for children in schools, and what adults can do to help.

In this video you hear again from Patrick, Michelle and Helen in our last round table discussion of the course.

Patrick and Michelle discuss with Helen the skills children need to bring to a learning situation to help them with language development. You will also hear their thoughts on the importance of language development for children in schools, and what adults can do to help.

Do you think you will try any of the tips Patrick and Michelle suggest? Are there any tips of your own or any others you would like to try? Share your ideas in the discussions below.

Please note filming took place in 2019. Patrick Pritchett is now at Floreat Montague Primary School.

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