Evidence for Learning: Early childhood tip sheets for parents

Early childhood tip sheets for parents

Tips for parents on supporting the development of young children aged 2 to 5 years old.

Shared reading is a great way to develop children’s language and communication skills. This resource provides seven evidence-informed tips to support parents to read with their young children.

Reading opportunities are everywhere! This resource provides some evidence-informed ideas and examples to get parents talking with their child about anything the child enjoys reading.

Strong oral language skills help children to communicate effectively and become successful learners in the future​. This resource provides five evidence-informed tips to support parents to have rich conversations with their young children.

Young children benefit from being exposed to maths through play and other activities at home. This resource provides four evidence-informed suggestions for how parents can incorporate maths activities, language and ideas into the home environment with their young children.