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Language, and subsequent literacy, can be abstract mysteries for parents and teachers. How did we learn to read and write? Just like learning to walk takes plenty of repetition and reinforcement, so does learning to use language. Here, these resources look at how to directly and indirectly prepare young children’s bodies and brains for academics. Hint: physical comes first.
The Keys to Literacy download explores how to prepare the body for the academic tasks of writing and reading. The physical skills of learning are isolated by sense and then combined into multi sensory lessons. While Montessori wrote about this a hundred years ago, it is still relevant today. Frequently Asked Questions rounds out the download, along with resources and bibliography.
The Lesson Plans include the recommended Montessori language lessons for early childhood. It is broken into sections:
- Oral Spoken Language
- Function of Words
Cindy Goldade, author, combines her experience in the fields of Early Childhood, Montessori and Brain Gym® to create this dynamic reference manual. She takes you on a tour through the physical, emotional, social, and intellectual aspects of development on the road to literacy.
When the Covid Pandemic struck, I recorded a number of Movement Meet Ups. These are 15 minute videos appropriate for all ages. They address stress, screen fatigue, coordination, and developmental movement patterns. Watch the video or click this box to go to the Movement Meet Up Playlist!
Recommended reading plus an interview and free resources
by Patricia Lemer is NOT limited to autism. She addresses every possible system and symptom! Her “total load theory” supports everything we are enduring in 2020 with COVID.
Patricia Lemer Interviews Cindy Goldade
Visit YouTube for Carla’s interviews.
What have I studied over the past twenty years? Here are some of the programs I use with myself, my family, my students and my clients.
Advanced Brain Technologies has many impressive programs to support the mind and body, including The Listening Program, inTime, SleepGenius, BrainBuilder, and the Movement Program.