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TALK Derby is a Government-funded project to help local children develop the speech, language and communication skills they need to succeed in life.

Whether as parents, carers or professionals working with children, or as potential employers, we all have a role to play and a contribution to make. Watch our special films of Derby children talking to adults.

Follow the links below to find out what TALK Derby has to offer you:

Make the TALK Derby Pledge today to show your support.
Our children's futures are in our hands โ€“ letโ€™s TALK Derby!

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16 hours ago

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Join Ragib from Albatross Cars in showing your support for TALK Derby! ๐Ÿ‘

Making the pledge means that you commit to talking and listening more to the children in your life, to develop their communication skills:

๐Ÿ‘‰ talkderby.org.uk/pledge/
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Join Ragib from Albatross Cars in showing your support for TALK Derby! ๐Ÿ‘

Making the pledge means that you commit to talking and listening more to the children in your life, to develop their communication skills:

๐Ÿ‘‰ https://talkderby.org.uk/pledge/

2 days ago

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Join Lauren Moore from East Midlands Chamber of Commerce in showing your support for the TALK Derby project.

Make the pledge today and commit to talking and listening more to the children in your life. This will help to develop their speech, language and communication skills.

๐Ÿ‘‰ talkderby.org.uk/pledge/
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Join Lauren Moore from East Midlands Chamber of Commerce in showing your support for the TALK Derby project.

Make the pledge today and commit to talking and listening more to the children in your life. This will help to develop their speech, language and communication skills.

๐Ÿ‘‰ https://talkderby.org.uk/pledge/

3 days ago

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Phones and tablets play a big part in many familyโ€™s lives. Thatโ€™s why Hungry Little Minds have created a list of approved apps for you to use with children.

Many of these apps can assist with their speech, language and communication development.

Check out the list here:
๐Ÿ‘‰ bit.ly/35D7mQ5
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Phones and tablets play a big part in many familyโ€™s lives. Thatโ€™s why Hungry Little Minds have created a list of approved apps for you to use with children. 

Many of these apps can assist with their speech, language and communication development.

Check out the list here:
๐Ÿ‘‰ http://bit.ly/35D7mQ5
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Top tip! ๐Ÿ™Œ

Enjoy role-playing games with 3-5 year olds. You could pretend youโ€™re going shopping or cooking in the kitchen together!

Get more tips from #HungryLittleMinds:
๐Ÿ‘‰ https://t.co/6ZmqRhR4fn

#EYFS #speech #language #communication #talking #listening @ChaddesdenWatch

Have you made the TALK Derby pledge yet?

We had a lot of pledges from staff and students when we visited @DerbyUni. ๐Ÿ‘

Make your pledge and commit to #talking and #listening more to the children in your life:
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#speech #language @DCCTOfficial @DerbyCA https://t.co/Pl0f2u0Igl

Top tip! ๐Ÿ™Œ

Follow your childโ€™s lead in play. #Listen to them, notice what interests them and #talk to them about it!

Get more tips here:
๐Ÿ‘‰ https://t.co/PyXYENPMLy

#communication #speech #language #words #EYFS @DCCTOfficial @OurDerby @iTSA_StGiles @DTSADerby @SmartTalkers

Our TALK Derby champions work within their settings to ensure they support their families, children and colleagues with speech, language and #communication development.

Find out more here:
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#talking #listening #words #speech @peartreeinfants @JMThras https://t.co/Gq3O1UaCXK

Diamond Day Nursery have a cosy set up for their Bedtime Story events.

Children and their parents can come along in the evening in their pyjamas and share a bedtime story together, helping to develop their #communication skills.

#speech #language #books @SmartTalkers @DerbyCC

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