Science and Math Integrating Literacy in Early Childhood
SMILE Video - Oral Language:
Oral Language - A Foundation for Science, Math, and Literacy: Dr. Virginia Mann, UCI professor/researcher, shares highlights from her research for supporting oral language as a foundation for reading success. Video segments show a child and parent with a home-visitor from the UCI/HABLA Project (Home-based Activities Building Language Acquisition) in which families are guided to develop oral language through music and children's play.
QUESTIONS AND FEEDBACK WELCOME Please contact Dr. Linda Clinard (Lclinard@uci.edu-CRLP Literacy Specialist) and she will respond or forward messages to partnerships institutions and schools, as applicable.
PURPOSE, AUDIENCE AND ACKNOWLEGEMENTS FOR ONLINE RESOURCES The following resources are intended to support early childhood educators and others working with parents and families of young children. The PowerPoint, Viewing Guide and video clips may be downloaded for presentations with the understanding that the UCI Center for Educational Partnerships and this web site (http://focus.web.uci.edu/smarts/) will be acknowledged as the source.