Special Edition Mama Monday's at Native Shoes
Aug
8
11:00 AM11:00

Special Edition Mama Monday's at Native Shoes

Come join Carly & hang out at this casual meet-up for parents!  We will chat about ways to support your child's language development - easy things you can do at home to help your child talk and understand more. Carly will also teach some songs and rhymes you can do at home with your baby or toddler. 

Development of these skills are so important as your child prepares to start school. Language skills are the foundation for learning to read & write. 

As always, Carly is happy to answer your questions.

Babies and kiddos welcome, of course!

Come learn, meet other Moms, and enjoy juice and snacks from our friends at Juice Truck.

This is a totally free and family-friendly event. See you there!

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Strategies to Support Toddler Language Development
May
31
8:00 PM20:00

Strategies to Support Toddler Language Development

Do you have questions about how much your toddler should be talking and want to learn ways to help them develop their language skills?

Having strong language and communication skills will be a big asset to your child as they prepare to start school in a few years.

Carly will share strategies that she teaches her one-on-one clients in this fun on-line workshop!

What you’ll learn:

-Milestones for speech and language development for toddlers

-Researched-based strategies to help your child talk and understand more

-Answers to frequently asked questions about soothers, bilingualism, and screen time

-Easy ways to incorporate learning into your daily routines and activities

-Q & A 

The workshop is designed for parents of children who have started talking at are consistently saying at least 10 words. 

This workshop will be on-line. If you're unable to join in person, you will be e-mailed a link to watch the workshop at a time that works for you.  You can watch from your phone, tablet, or computer. You'll be able to ask questions live. 

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Mama Monday's at The Juice Truck
Apr
30
1:30 PM13:30

Mama Monday's at The Juice Truck

Come hang out, and meet other new parents at this casual talk! Carly will be sharing speech and language developmental milestones from age birth-one year and sharing strategies for encouraging language development from the start. She will also share about bilingualism, screen time, soother use, and answer YOUR questions. 

This is a free meet-up for parents. No sign up necessary. All parents and caregivers welcome & of course babies! 

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Circle of Caring Conference
Mar
3
10:00 AM10:00

Circle of Caring Conference

Conference for Early Childhood Educators

Strong language skills are an important aspect of the foundation for lifelong learning, and early childhood educators (ECE) play a very important role in supporting this area of development. This workshop is designed to give ECE’s practical, evidence-based strategies for promoting language and pre-literacy skills that can be implemented with ease into daily activities in the classroom setting. Specific strategies will be discussed for children ages birth to five. Participants will have the opportunity to collaborate, practice strategies, and interact with materials during this fun and hands-on workshop.

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Strategies for Parents to Support Language Development
Feb
28
6:30 PM18:30

Strategies for Parents to Support Language Development

  • Vancouver's Society of Children's Centres (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Do you want to learn simple strategies to use at home to help your child's language development? I'll teach you things you can do at home to help your child talk more and communicate more effectively. A strong foundation in language development will be a great asset as your child begins school. This training is for parents with children ages birth to five.

This workshop is only for parents of children currently attending VSOCC programs.

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