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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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Top tip! ๐Ÿ™Œ

When sharing books with babies, point out and name the things you see on the page. This will help with their language development!

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Top tip! ๐Ÿ™Œ

When sharing books with babies, point out and name the things you see on the page. This will help with their language development!

Get top tips for reading with 6-month olds:
๐Ÿ‘‰ http://bit.ly/2ncDPvM

2 days ago

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Rob at Future Proof Films has shown his support for TALK Derby!

Join the many Derby people and businesses that have shown their support when you make the pledge.

Making the TALK Derby pledge means that you commit to talking and listening more to the children in your life, helping to develop their speech, language and communication skills.

๐Ÿ‘‰ talkderby.org.uk/pledge/
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Rob at Future Proof Films has shown his support for TALK Derby!

Join the many Derby people and businesses that have shown their support when you make the pledge.

Making the TALK Derby pledge means that you commit to talking and listening more to the children in your life, helping to develop their speech, language and communication skills.

๐Ÿ‘‰ https://talkderby.org.uk/pledge/

3 days ago

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Derby early years settings can access our free training from Elklan and Better Communication!

The training will give you the tools to support the children, families and staff in your setting with speech, language and communication.

Apply for training, here:
๐Ÿ‘‰ talkderby.org.uk/training/
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Derby early years settings can access our free training from Elklan and Better Communication!

The training will give you the tools to support the children, families and staff in your setting with speech, language and communication.

Apply for training, here:
๐Ÿ‘‰ https://talkderby.org.uk/training/
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Think out loud, talk to your child about what youโ€™re doing, when youโ€™re doing it. This will help them begin to match what they hear to objects and actions. ๐Ÿ’ฌ

Get more tips:
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#EYFS #SLCN #Derby #communication @iTSA_StGiles @richardgerver

Paula from @EMC_Events @EMChamberNews has shown her support for TALK Derby!

You show your support when you make the TALK Derby pledge, to commit to #talking and listening more to the children in your life.

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#EYFS #speech #communication @SmartTalkers https://t.co/6n9gw2u486

Practitioners! ๐Ÿ“ข

If youโ€™re looking for some resources to help with the application of speech, language and #communication support in your setting you should check out @voice21oracyโ€™s Oracy Benchmarks.

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#EYFS #SLCN #talking @DTSADerby @PTDerbyshire https://t.co/MvkU3oqDsR

Do you want to help the children in your life develop their speech, language and #communication skills?

You will when you make the TALK Derby pledge, committing you to #talking and listening to them more often

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#EYFS #earlyyears @SmartTalkers @DerbyCA

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The TALK Derby Pledge - an opportunity for parents and everyone else in Derby to commit to spending more time talking and listening to the children in...

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Get down on the children's level, itโ€™s important that youโ€™re both looking at and #talking about the same thing.

Get more tips:
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#EYFS #SLCN #speech #communication #listening #words @ChaddesdenWatch @DerbyOppArea @Kingsmead_Derby @OurDerby

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