One of the opening quote shared by Dr. Lydia Soifer in her 2014 Wonderplay conference was.
Language is the essential condition of knowing, the process by which experience becomes knowledge. M.A.K. Halliday, 1993
Dr. Soifer a language and cognition specialist who works with parents and schools on the development of the whole child, individually and in group, presented at Twin Parks Montessori Schools. Watch this video on language development. Coming soon. . . audio of Dr. Soifer’s talk, Play with me, it will make me smarter!