Children sure CAN hold a tune

CHILDREN at St Mary s Church Pre-School in Saffron Walden raised their voices to raise money for a national charity. The Castle Street nursery youngsters joined in a sing-along in support of I CAN s Chatterbox Challenge 2009. The theme was weather, with

CHILDREN at St Mary's Church Pre-School in Saffron Walden raised their voices to raise money for a national charity.

The Castle Street nursery youngsters joined in a sing-along in support of I CAN's Chatterbox Challenge 2009.

The theme was weather, with children of all ages performing songs about rainbows and sunshine.

Nursery manager, Faye Jeffs, said: "The children practised for weeks and were very excited about performing for their Chatterbox Challenge.


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"The rhythm, repetition and use of actions during the songs will aid the development of important communication skills."

The Chatterbox Challenge forms part of I CAN's Make Chatter Matter awareness-raising campaign to highlight the importance of children's communications as the foundations of learning and development.

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