As children develop speaking & listening skills, they're building the foundations for literacy & learning. Along the way, they are learning key skills like how to express themselves and make friends.
By giving the right opportunities children are able to gain control of their bodies, explore the world around them and develop self-awareness.It's also about learning to be active and healthy.
Reading and writing are key aspects of literacy. However, it must be in the context of the other areas of learning.As children develop speaking and listening skills, we give them to opportunity build the foundations for reading and writing.