When we learn to speak, we're learning a lot of musical skills - and vice versa! When we engage in a musical call and response or conversation - even if it's nonsense - we're teaching babies how language and speech works.
Series 1, Episode 8: Music Outdoors, Language Development and Empathy with Dr. Rachel Drury
Creative Skills Manager Heather Armstrong spoke with musician and researcher Dr. Rachel Drury.
Wee Inspirations are are ideas you can send to the families you work with, or use in your setting. If you want to access all the Wee Inspiration idea cards, head to the main Wee Inspirations webpage.