May 21, 2024

Word Smarts 
(Linguistic Intelligence)

Word Smarts refers to the ability to read, write, speak, or listen. People who enjoy using their Word Smarts may like to read for fun or to learn something new; write emails, letters, stories, or poems; learn new words or foreign languages; play word games; or tell stories, jokes, and tongue twisters.

The BU Toy Library offers literacy, play, and training resources to support the development of early literacy skills. To learn more about the six early literacy skills and ideas for strengthening them through shared reading and play, click here.