Hands on activity

Meet the Scientists

LuCiD Centre
16 Jun 2018
11am - 4pm
Suitable for:
Free drop-in event, no need to book

Come along to our free family fun day and discover more about the science behind the way we learn to communicate with language.

Join child language researchers from the LuCiD Centre (University of Liverpool) and the Walker team for hands-on activities and interactive demonstrations, all linked to how children learn to talk. Take part in storytelling and rhyme times sessions, have a go on an eye tracker and find out what the most common first words are- they might surprise you!

Answer burning questions such as, Why do children make funny mistakes when learning to talk? and How do children learn new words?. There are activities for the whole family, so why not come along and Meet the Scientists!