Teach Your Toddler Sign Language
Many years ago when I was a newlywed we became friends with a couple who had an autistic, hearing impaired and non-verbal son. That was 35 years ago, and our friends’ son is now an adult.
Our friends sent their son to what was then the Mystic Oral School, and later to the American School for the Deaf, which is located in my home state, in West Hartford, Connecticut.
Over the course of our friendship, we watched the young man flourish, become a published artist, and we learned from him some rudimentary sign language. I can somewhat sign my name, and use some symbols to communicate – such as “ice cream.”Toddler Interpreter,
Baby Sign Language for Hearing Babies and Toddlers.”
Even before my grandchildren were born (they’re now almost 3 and 1) I was aware that many families, pre-school and daycare providers are teaching toddlers to sign.
Using Baby Sign Language you can:
* Begin communication with your baby or toddler earlier – suitable from 4 months.
* Give your child a head start with their speech development.
* Resolve the frustrations of the terrible twos.
* Stimulate brain activity and increase your baby’s IQ.
* Bond with your baby through two way communication.
Baby Sign Language encourages your baby to talk sooner.
What I liked about this comprehensive book is that it is chock-full of beautiful photos and illustrations, along with an index in the back of the book.
This all-inclusive book includes answers and FAQ such as why you should teach your toddler to sign; when you should begin teaching and what makes this book unique compared to similar books of it’s genre.
I wasn’t aware that sign language varies from state-to-state as well as internationally.
If you’re a parent, pre-school teacher or daycare provider, this is one reference book you should read, implement and keep at-the ready on your bookshelf.
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For More Information Visit: Toddler Interpreter
Authors: Ian Creaser and Lisa Baade BSc
Publisher: I & M Creaser PTY Ltd
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