Course Resources – ECED 231


Zero to Three Interactive Brain Map

Frank Porter Graham Connect Module #6

CELL – The Center for Early Literacy Learning

Top 11 Communication Skills (For your Life and Career)

CT OEC Supporting All Children Using the CT ELDS: Dual Language Learners


Serve & Return Interaction Shapes Brain Circuitry

Dad talking with toddler

The Linguistic Genius of Babies

Eastern CT State University: Videos, Supporting English Language Learners in the Preschool Classroom

Talking Matters: Bilingual Language Development and Disorders


NAEYC/IRA Joint Position Statement on Learning to Read and Write

Mem Fox Read Aloud Commandments

Challenging Common Myths about English Language Learners published by The Foundation for Child Development

Colorin Colorado: Reading 101 for English Language Learners

Public Schools of North Carolina : What to Look for in a High-Quality, Literacy-Rich, Inclusive Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Learning Environment

Literacy Rich Environments with adaptive materials from Reading Rockets

Young Children (1998) What Early Childhood Educators Need to Know: Developing Effective Programs for Linguistically and Culturally Diverse Children and Families

Prieto, Beyond the Journal (2009): One Language, Two Languages, Three Languages . . . More?: Understanding Language Disorders

Learning Disabilities Association of America

Developmental Stages of Writing

Dual Language Learners in Early Childhood Settings

Language at Home and in the Community

Responsiveness to ALL Children, Families, and Professionals: Integrating Cultural and Linguistic Diversity into Policy and Practice


Transcription from NPR – Old Fashioned Play Builds Serious Skills

Children’s Books

My Brother Charlie by Holly Robinson Peete

Rocky the Raccoon and Other Woodland Friends by Roger Priddy

My Friend Isabelle by Eliza Woloson

I Hate English by Ellen Levine

People by Petere Spier

Smile for Auntie by Diane Paterson

The Listening Walk by Paul Showers

What Do You Do With a Tail Like This? By Steve Jenkins

Pancakes for Breakfast (and other wordless books) by Tomi dePaolo

Toddler video read aloud of Little Pea with CLOZE technique

Video reading of children's books