Saroj Ghoting
Early Childhood Literacy Consultant

Video Clips

Public Service Announcements for Sing, Talk, Read, Write, and Play--Calgary Public Library to obtain copies
Best Beginnings Words Count PSA from Alaska's Early Childhood Investment

Gail Borden Public Library, Elgin, IL summary of five practices for parents/caregivers
Early Literacy Asides from Saroj Ghoting and others
Early Literacy Asides and Information by Susan Bard for South Caroline State Library
Early Literacy 101 from e3 Community Services, Ontario, Canada
Precious Minds: Nurturing Literacy in the Early Years (Ontario Canada) especially newborn to age three
Fred Rogers Center Early Learning Environment videoclips on talking, reading, learning
Opening Young Minds to the Culture of Language Bayliss (MI) Public Library clips on early literacy with Saroj Ghoting
Growing Readers: Helping Your Child Get Ready to Read Yamhill (OR) Reading for All Initiative

Read to Me Program What does it look like reading with babies?
Sing with Our Kids early literacy skills videos with Nancy Steward
Songs and Fingerplays from Colorado Libraries for Early Literacy With early literacy tips
Rhymes and Fingerplays from King County (WA) Public Library
Fingerplays and sharing wordless books from Johnson County, Kansas
Some incorporate early literacy tips
Songs/Rhymes in 15 languages from Burnaby Public Library, British Columbia
Each presenter introduces him/herself; a fact or two on the culture as well
Fingerplays from Hennepin County (MN) Public Library
Rhyme Time from Carnegie Public Library of Pittsburgh (PA)
Fingerplays from Reading Is Fundamental
Early Literacy Skill Tips from Ontario Early Years Centres in Simcoe County
From Babbling to Books: Buildng Pre-Reading Skills with Dr. Todd Risley, Sharon Ramey and Julie Washington discussing research based strategies for developing languge and pre-reading skills in young children.
Shared Reading for 2 - 3 Year Olds Center for Early Literacy Learning (CELL)
Shared Reading for 4 - 5 Year Olds Center for Early Literacy Learning (CELL)

Babies on Track Preview Video from Alaska Best Beginnings; to purchase DVD click here
Storytime in the Library--Get Ready to Read King County (WA) Public Library What happens in storytimes for different ages and how parents can support early literacy
Linguistic Genius of Babies TED Talk by Patricia Kuhl
Science of Early Childhood Development Harvard University Center on the Developing Child with Jack Shonkoff
Experiences Build Brain Architecture Harvard University Center on the Developing Child
Serve & Return Interaction Shapes Brain Circuitry Harvard University Center on the Developing Child
Early Languge and the Brain The Economist
Media and Children Dr. Dimitri A. Christakis, University of Washington

Begin Smart Books shows parents interacting with young children around books
Teaching Content is Teaching Reading Professor Daniel Willingham, University of Virginia
Increase Your Math Knowledge Math Access for Teachers and Home Child Care Providers
videoclips explaining number sense, geometry, data probability, measurement, patterns, vocabulary, processes at preschool levels


Saroj Ghoting • Riner, VA •