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Tag Archives: "learning through play"

2 Oct, 2019

Fifty Key Messages: Baby see, Baby do

Playing with your infant Parents of children aged birth to 3 years: Put some time aside to play with your child.  Your child will move from ‘exploring objects’ to imitating you, to pretending to be you (Baby See, Baby do – this is role modelling).  This is a great step forward in your child’s development […]

8 Nov, 2018

How music helps with children’s literacy skills

The Importance of Literacy for Children Literacy is one of the most important skills we develop in our early childhood years. It’s not just about being able to read in school, either. Learning how to read gives children the skills they need to learn and comprehend complex ideas that help shape them into individuals. Being […]

16 Jan, 2018

Family time – top of the list on Make One Change

Lots of families who have signed up to the Make One Change campaign have decided that they need more family time. That might mean turning off the TV, putting away the mobile phones, getting out for a walk together, playing board games or getting out the jigsaws! What about family time with little ones? Just […]

19 Sep, 2017

Tacaíocht do Thuismitheoirí chun Feabhas Foghlaim Leanaí

Tá áthas ar Comhlacht Forbartha Áitiúil Dhún na nGall (DLDC) in eanacht le Naíolann Ghaoth Dobhair cuireadh ó chroí a chur chugat lenárócáid SAOR IN AISCE atá ag teacht anuas do thuismitheoirí: “Tacaíocht do Thuismitheoirí chun Feabhas Foghlaim Leanaí” Dé Luain, 16ú Deireadh Fomhair,7:30 – 9:30 Naíolann Gaoth Dobhair Beidh an cheardlann churtha ar fáil […]

19 Sep, 2017

Parental Support to Improve Children’s Learning

Donegal Local Development Company (DLDC) in association with An Naíolann Gaoth Dobhair is delighted to extend a warm invitation to you to our upcoming FREE event for parents: “Parental Support to Improve Children’s Learning” Monday, 16th October 2017, 7:30pm – 9:30pm Naíolann Gaoth Dobhair The workshop will be provided by Pauline Hunter (B. ED, MA, […]

11 Sep, 2017

Calling all parents in the Dunfanaghy area!

Free Workshop For Parents  A free facilitated Workshop for Parents of Children will be held on Tuesday, 19 September 2017, between 7pm-9pm in the Holy Trinity Parish Hall Meeting Room. A fun filled and educational workshop for parents, which will cover in a very interactive and practical way, topics such as how children learn, improving […]