The Language Acquisition and Brain Laboratory (QLAB) is looking for participants for an online study to understand language learning in children. This project is a collaboration project between the University of Delaware and Northeastern University (IRBNet #: 1196980).

Is my child eligible?

We are looking for participants who are:

  1. Native speakers of English.
  2. English monolinguals (i.e., no extensive exposure to a language other than English before age 5).
  3. Located in the United States and can use Zoom to meet virtually.
  4. Between the ages of 5 to 8.5 years old.

What does the study involve?

1. Zoom meeting 1: Going on a virtual store tour! (60 minutes)
2. Zoom meeting 2: Listening to short and exciting stories! (60 minutes)

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