PLD recommends parent education so that home and school can work in partnership to maximise the learning outcomes of students.

The following list of clips are designed to either be embedded within e-newsletters or viewed within parent education workshops/sessions.
There between 10 and 15 downloads for each age range that focus on pencil grip, cutting skills, motor development, news-telling, semantics, comprehension, picture books etc. These are easily located within the DOWNLOADS tab of each age range. if you have difficulties locating the milestone sheets, do contact the PLD office here.

3 year old Kindy and Preschool:
Preparing children for school entry by maximising oral language skills
3 year old speaking milestones
What does 3 year old story retelling look like - where is my mummy?
What does 3 year old story retelling look like - that's not my dinosaur
Developing listening skills
3 year old comprehension questions
Alphabet Letter Naming: 3 to 4 years. The beginnings of alphabet knowledge!
Read and reread picture books until your 3 year old can retell the picture book
What that picture book again and again?
Sample of 3 year old oral language skills

There are also MANY downloads for this age range available on the PLD website. Those with blue tones have been written by speech pathologists, those with red tones have been written by occupational therapists and those that are green in colour focus on literacy. To view the range click on downloads available click HERE.

Kindergarten (WA, QLD, SA, Tas) PreSchool (ACT, NT, NSW, Vic):
4 year old speaking milestones
Story retelling at nearly 4 years of age
Developing listening skills
Comprehension questions
How much technology time
Giving your children their BEST start to school by strengthening their oral language skills

There are also MANY downloads for this age range available on the PLD website. Those with blue tones have been written by speech pathologists, those with red tones have been written by occupational therapists and those that are green in colour focus on literacy. To view the range click on downloads available click HERE.

Foundation: (Pre-Primary WA, Preparatory: QLD, Vic, Tas, Reception SA, Kindergarten NSW, ACT)
5 year old speaking skills
Developing listening skills
Pronouncing the alphabet sounds
Comprehension Questions
How much technology time
Learning to read and why blending also needs to be taught
What does early reading look like and why do I need to reread that same reading book?

There are also MANY downloads for this age range available on the PLD website. Those with blue tones have been written by speech pathologists, those with red tones have been written by occupational therapists and those that are green in colour focus on literacy. To view the range click on downloads available click HERE.

Year 1 & 2:
Year 1 speaking skills
Year 2 speaking skills
Developing listening skills
Comprehension Questions
Learning my spelling words
Homework & Look cover write check
How much technology time
What does early reading look like and why do I need to reread that same reading book?

There are also MANY downloads for this age range available on the PLD website. Those with blue tones have been written by speech pathologists, those with red tones have been written by occupational therapists and those that are green in colour focus on literacy. To view the range click on downloads available click HERE.
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