Early Literacy and Learning

Early literacy - rhythm & rhyme

“I truly believe that families are important for our society. If our kids are growing in a good healthy environment, our society will also be healthy and happy,” parent participant.

Your child will enjoy the lively combination of movement, songs and rhymes and you will learn many fun ways to engage your child and promote early learning and literacy. Family Rhythm, Rhyme + Movement is an interactive program facilitated by experienced early-childhood educators.  It’s a wonderful Saturday morning activity and a great way to connect with other families in the community.

Family Rhythm, Rhyme + Movement                                                       Date: January 29 – March 5, 2022
Time: 10 am – 11 am

Virtual on Zoom  Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/family-rhythm-rhyme-movement-tickets-212003667677                                                                                            Cost: No charge for ESFP members (ESFP membership is $20 per year– online membership form)

Mama Ganso (Spanish Mother Goose) will be offered @ ESFP. Rita from the popular Mama Ganso program at Britannia will lead a 10-week session. This program has become popular with local Spanish-speaking families as a way to connect with others from a similar cultural background and to enhance their children’s Spanish language literacy.    Date: January 14 – March 11, 2022
Time: 1 pm – 2 pm
Location: TBA – possibly will be in person for native Spanish speakers
Cost: No charge for ESFP members (ESFP membership is $20 per year– online membership form)

To register or to request further information, please use this form. Or if you wish to talk to Kim, Family Support Worker – Programs you may reach her by phone: 604-255-9841 or send an e-mail @ kberger@eastsidefamilyplace.org