First newsletter SINBAD
PLATO is participating in the European project SINBAD about story telling. Story telling helps young children to develop their competences. Everyone likes a good story. For entertainment or also for educational purposes, to keep the attention of children while imparting important contents or to develop competences. Competences like communication in the mother tongue or a foreign language, social competences, basic mathematical skills: fundamental contents as basis for lifelong learning.
According to the Pisa studies almost 20% of children at the age of 15 are not able to read properly. They mostly originate from families offering little stimulation. This clearly shows the crucial role of early childhood education and by this of the kindergarten educators.
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