Good Afternoon, I wanted to make you aware of some short videos on the value of family literacy that you might find useful, especially in school/public library settings. They were created by the In Home Family Literacy Team, which is part of the Healthy Beginnings Program (public health) in partnership with Shelburne and Yarmouth County Community Learning Network. The program is offered in southwestern Nova Scotia. In Home Family Literacy Team reaches out to identified families by working in the home with an Early Childhood Educator(children under school age) and an Adult Educator, who each work independently for 1 hour and who then come together to do a short "together" project. The project was started in 2008 and generally runs from September/October to April/May. There are 5 videos in all, 2 are only in French. They are very short, well produced, and I hope you might find them useful. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0rBGjTfR8eY http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6vTauonJoQ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zrPOW2y0rA8&feature=g-hist http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EM_LosgowRs http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UBYY87pH9U Cheers, Michelle [cid:[log in to unmask]] Michelle Helliwell, MLIS Library & Knowledge Management Services tel: 902.542.2347 Fax: 902.542.4619 Shared Services (Dalhousie School of Nursing - Yarmouth Site, Annapolis Valley Health, South Shore Health, South West Health) 23 Earnscliffe Ave. Wolfville, NS B4P 1X4 [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> ________________________________ CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE - The information contained in this e-mail may be confidential, privileged, or otherwise protected from disclosure. It is intended only for the use of the authorized individual(s) as indicated in the email message. Any unauthorized viewing, disclosure, copying, distribution or taking of any action based on the contents of this material is strictly prohibited. If you have received this e-mail in error, please notify the sender as a courtesy and delete the email and its attachments immediately. Thank you for your cooperation. AVIS DE CONFIDENTIALIT? : Les renseignements inclus dans ce courriel peuvent ?tre confidentiels, privil?gi?s ou autrement prot?g?s contre toute communication. Ils sont transmis ? l'intention de la personne autoris?e, tel qu'indiqu? dans le message. Toute consultation, divulgation, copie, distribution ou autre action non autoris?e li?e au contenu de ce message est strictement interdite. Si vous avez re?u ce courriel par erreur, veuillez en aviser l'exp?diteur et supprimer imm?diatement le message ainsi que toute pi?ce jointe. Merci de votre coop?ration.