"Use your big girl voice"

What’s up with baby talk?

Your perfectly articulate child is suddenly talking like a baby. Is it just an annoying game or an indication of something deeper?

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Back to basics phonics test to be rolled out in Australian schools.

How fake words can help kids learn to read

A five-minute reading "check" for first-graders that includes made-up words like "beff" and "shup" that has dramatically improved early literacy rates in the UK is set to be adopted in Australia. 

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