In addition, the great thing about visuals aids is that there are so many ways to use them for maximum outcome. It can be presented as a way to elicit information clearly to your child and then used as a way to encourage interaction together. When they see the image again, they can remember the experience and everything else that was part of that fun activity. This is especially helpful for younger children. Visuals for older children can be used to help them understand dense information and remove frustration of learning the "unknown".
Head over to BILINGUAL AVENUE to listen to this full episode, some advices on how to incorporate your own visuals into your child's learning, teaching techniques I've used myself, and definitely check out Marianna's other amazing compilation of resources for parents. I promise you won't be disappointed!