CHILDES Topics
Topic Information
Snapshots Audio Examples of child utterances at seven ages from 3 to 36 months.
Louis XIII The first baby diary was produced by the personal physician to Louis XIII.
Shuly Wintner's daughter singing a nursery school song after six weeks of learning English. The text is, "Two little dickie birds sitting on a wall. One named Peter; one named Paul. Fly away Peter, fly away Paul. Come back Peter, come back Paul." Beautiful prosodically and gesturally.
English Frog Stories

English Frog Story transcripts collected by Dan Slobin in their original format.

FeralChilden.com

A website that was active until 2010 and which is now archived.

If you have ideas and material for illustrations of additional topics, please contact Brian MacWhinney (macw@cmu.edu).