December 29, 2015

At La Piccola Scuola di Seattle we strive to incorporate the best techniques available for child language learning. But the lessons don't need to stop after the children are sent home. Below are five ways to support child lanuage learning at your own home:


1.  When you...

December 28, 2015

As your child learns a second language it is key to be of great support at home. You can best support your child by understanding the natural process she's going through. If your child seems to not embrace Italian, rest assure that it is normal for her to go through a...

December 26, 2015

Your baby is learning language from the moment she is born, some studies say from within the womb! It is never too early to teach her a second language, If you want your baby to learn Italian make sure to speak directly to her while incorporating gestures and facial e...

December 24, 2015

If you were concerned that learning Italian might interfere with your child's grasp of the English language fear not. According to Kidsource, children who have had exposure to a foreign language, like Italian, statistically score higher on the verbal part of exams such...

December 14, 2015

Ciao Tutti,

Thank you all for an enriching Fall term! I am honored to have your children learning and growing with me. We have made great strides in Italian this term. Our investigation of ourselves and the way we process our world culminated in the creation and bindi...

December 8, 2015

We're so excited to share this article with you!


In the article First Language Wires the Brain for Later Language-Learning we were excited, but not surprised, to learn how early exposure to a second language can forever shape the brains of our children. Researches from...

December 3, 2015

We've been studying textures and sensations at La Piccola Scuola di Seattle. The children have been investigating their world through a series of activities & experiments in Italian. We've learned the Italian words for each of our body parts, verbs we can do and the ac...

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