Speak to your child in the language you know bestThis document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: Speak to your child in the language you know best (Links to English resource)
Summary: It's very important that you speak, read and write with your child in your home language. The language you know best. It can take your child some time to learn English after their first language. Your child will not be disadvantaged if they don't speak English at home.
Organisation: Victorian Department of Education and Training
Publishing date: September 2018
Last reviewed: September 2019
Target audience: Parents
English resource: Report broken link
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