Scéalta – The Early Childhood Ireland Blog

Scéalta – The Early Childhood Ireland Blog

Scealta – The Early Childhood Ireland Blog

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Máire Corbett

A Day for Play

In this Scéalta post Kathleen Tuite, Early Childhood Specialist with Early Childhood Ireland, discusses the importance of supporting children’s play. She discusses recognising children’s right to play and children’s innate desire to play in whatever cultural context children are born.

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Máire Corbett

Supporting literacy

Early Childhood Ireland’s Máire Corbett discusses the importance of books and storytelling in supporting literacy development of children from their youngest days. She mentions the role that picture books, such as the OWLET book recently recently distributed to member settings that care for children under two, can play in this.

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Máire Corbett

Relationships and Music

In our Scéalta blog post this week, Máire Corbett from Early Childhood Ireland discusses the importance music has for relationships and connection. She also refers to how music can support a sense of belonging and respect for cultural heritage.

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