Sign With Your Baby

How to Communicate With Infants Before They Can Speak

Author: Joseph Garcia

Publisher: Sign2Me

ISBN: 9780966836707

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 106

View: 6519

You and your baby can enjoy the excitement and extraordinary benefits of two-way communication long before your baby can speak. Why wait for babies to talk to tell you what they want, need and understand? This priceless treasure is in your hands. You can unlock this treasure with the Complete Learning Kit. The Complete Learning Kit includes all three SIGN with your BABY products: The instructional video (NTSC), the book and the Quick Reference Guide.
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Signing Smart with Babies and Toddlers

A Parent's Strategy and Activity Guide

Author: Michelle Anthony,Reyna Lindert, Ph.D.

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0312337035

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 256

View: 1758

Two child development experts introduce a series of simple but effective techniques for communicating with very young children with a series of easy-to-learn signs, all the while enhancing personal intimacy and developing cognitive and language skills. Original. 15,000 first printing.
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Baby Signs: How to Talk with Your Baby Before Your Baby Can Talk, Third Edition

Author: Linda Acredolo,Susan Goodwyn,Doug Abrams

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071615040

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 208

View: 8333

The Essential Parenting Guide- NOW COMPLETELY UPDATED AND EXPANDED! In 1982, child development experts Linda Acredolo, Ph.D., and Susan Goodwyn, Ph.D., discovered that babies can communicate with simple signs-even before they're able to talk. The result: Baby Signs, the groundbreaking technique that has changed parenting forever. Now, with the widespread popularity of signing with hearing babies and new and exciting research findings to report, the authors have completely revised and expanded Baby Signs to create this indispensable new edition. Featuring an American Sign Language approach, as well as a set of “baby-friendly” alternatives, this comprehensive new program offers all the information any parent needs to join the hundreds of thousands of families around the world who are using Baby Signs to help their children communicate their “joys and fears without tears.” (Newsweek) Inside you will find . . . An expanded dictionary with easy-to-follow photos of 150 ASL signs along with a set of 35 “baby-friendly” alternatives New research showing the benefits of Baby Signs for children's emotional development, for the parent-child relationship, and for reducing frustration and aggression in childcare settings Information to help parents use the magic of Baby Signs to meet the challenges of potty training (as seen on CBS's The Doctors) Real-life stories of parents achieving both stunning and heartwarming communication breakthroughs with their children
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Sign with Your Baby - ASL Baby Sign Language Complete Learning Kit (DVD Edition)

How to Communicate with Infants Before They Can Speak

Author: Joseph Garcia

Publisher: Sign2Me

ISBN: 9781932354010

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 112

View: 9871

This new version of the award-winning Sign with Your Baby program contains menu-driven features to make learning American Sign Language (ALS) easier and more fun. Includes a 114-page ASL-based book, a training DVD, and a quick reference guide. Pkg.
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Baby Sign Language Basics

Early Communication for Hearing Babies and Toddlers, 3rd Edition

Author: Monta Z. Briant

Publisher: Hay House, Inc

ISBN: 1401955630

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 480

View: 5978

Now includes streaming video, additional tips, advice, and updated resources! Since 2004, Baby Sign Language Basics has introduced hundreds of thousands of parents and caregivers around the globe to the miracle of signing with their babies —and left them wanting more! Now, in this newly expanded edition, Monta Z. Briant provides more than 300 American Sign Language (ASL) signs, illustrated with the same clear, easy-to-understand photos and descriptions. Baby-specific signing techniques, songs, and games are also included to make learning fun and to quickly open up two-way communication. Parents will meet real signing families and learn how to make sign language a part of their everyday interactions with their children. Also included is a video signing dictionary featuring all the signs from the book. Just point and click, and see the sign you want to learn come alive! This is a must-have for all parents, grandparents, and anyone else who spends time with preverbal children. After all, what parent or caregiver doesn’t want to know what their baby is trying to tell them?
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Baby Signing 1 2 3

The Easy-to-Use Illustrated Guide for Every Stage and Every Age

Author: Nancy Cadjan

Publisher: Sourcebooks Incorporated

ISBN: 9781402209789

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 289

View: 3269

Packed full of pictures that show and explain each sign, Baby Signing 1-2-3 makes teaching American Sign Language easier than ever.
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What Babies Say Before They Can Talk

The Nine Signals Infants Use to Express Their Feelings

Author: Paul Holinger

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781439123812

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 288

View: 8511

In What Babies Say Before They Can Talk, psychiatrist and psychoanalyst Paul C. Holinger, M.D., M.P.H., a explains how infants communicate with us, and we with them, and outlines the nine easily identifiable signals that will help you to decode your baby’s needs and feelings. Dr. Holinger decodes the nine easily identifiable signals—interest, enjoyment, surprise, distress, anger, fear, shame, disgust (a reaction to bad tastes), and dissmell (a reaction to bad smells)—that all babies use to express their needs and wants. These insights will aid parents in discerning what their baby is feeling. This book can help all parents become more confident and self-aware in their interactions with their children, create positive communication, and put the joy back into parenting. This is a unique work. It provides a foundation for understanding feelings and behavior. Based on emerging research, What Babies Say Before They Can Talk offers parents a new perspective on their babies' sense of the world and the people around them. The goal of this book is to help parents enhance their infants' potential, prevent problems, and raise happy, healthy, responsible children.
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Teach Your Baby to Sign

An Illustrated Guide to Simple Sign Language for Babies

Author: Monica Beyer

Publisher: Crestline Books

ISBN: 9780785835271

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 176

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You can hear--your baby can hear--so what's the deal? Every parent knows how frustrated babies become when they can't make themselves clear to their families. But now, before they can talk, they can tell you what they mean with signs! Signing has taken the parenting world by storm. Why? Every parent is eager to give their baby the best possible upbringing, the least frustration, and the best head start for achieving in today's driven, competitive society. Research (funded by the National Institutes of Health) has found that signing babies: talk sooner and have larger vocabularies; have stronger parent/child bonds; have less frustration, crying and tantrums; show more interest in books; engage in more sophisticated play; and have higher IQ scores. Now, what parent doesn't want that? Baby signing has been featured on Dateline and Oprah. Teach Your Baby to Sign features photographs of babies signing, plus line illustrations of each sign. And it provides 200 useful signs, more than any other book, so parents can have a wide selection to choose from, along with stage-by-stage guidance so they'll know which signs to teach first and which to add as they and their baby become progressively more skilled and comfortable with signing.
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Spirit Babies

How to Communicate with the Child You're Meant to Have

Author: Walter Makichen

Publisher: Delta

ISBN: 0307491234

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 256

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Am I Meant to Become a Parent? Why Can’t I Conceive? What Is My Unborn Child Trying to Tell Me? In this reassuring, supportive, and accessible book, leading clairvoyant and medium Walter Makichen offers guidance to prospective parents eager to create a warm, nurturing environment for their soon-to-be-conceived-or-born children. Applying the wisdom and insights he has gained through twenty years of communicating with these spirit babies, Makichen helps you resolve issues about starting a family…actively participate in the psychic process of creating a child…and move past your worries and fears about becoming parents. From the seven essential chakras that link our body, mind, and spirit to why pregnant women are superpsychic, you’ll discover: * How to create the energy that nurtures spirit babies * How to understand how past lives and chakras relate to your unborn child * The conception contract–what it is and what it means for you and your child * How karmic pairings affect conception and pregnancy * Why miscarriages occur and what they can signify Plus spirit babies and guardian angels…spirit babies and adoption…spirit babies and dreams…and much more Featuring inspirational examples of couples who are now happy parents, as well as breath exercises and healing meditations at the end of each chapter, Spirit Babies tells you everything you need to know to become the parent you were meant to be. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Baby Sign Language Made Easy

101 Signs to Start Communicating with Your Child Now

Author: Lane Rebelo

Publisher: Rockridge Press

ISBN: 9781641520775

Category: Education

Page: 168

View: 2955

Baby Sign Language Made Easy makes it fun and simple to communicate with your little one long before they are able to talk. From clapping their hands in excitement to lifting their arms to be held, babies are naturally inclined to use gestures to communicate. With Baby Sign Language Made Easy you'll discover 101 useful, everyday signs such as "more", "all done", "bed", "milk" that will help you understand what your child is saying while having fun and strengthening your bond. In Baby Sign Language Made Easy Lane Rebelo, founder of the award-winning Tiny Signs® baby sign language program, delivers the step-by-step guidance that has helped thousands of parents integrate baby sign language into their daily routine. As a busy mother of two, Lane knows that parents don't have much free time on their hands to learn about baby sign language. Here, she offers simple strategies to learn the basics of baby sign language that will help you get started. Simple and effective, Baby Sign Language Made Easy follows a clear structure that includes: An overview of baby sign language that addresses signing at different ages and developmental milestones 10 quick-start signs to get your baby signing right away about topics that are most essential and relevant to their daily life A total of 101 illustrated ASL signs that feature memory tips, suggestions for when to use the sign, and advice on how to identify baby's response Chapters organized by theme--such as Mealtimes & Manners, Bath Time & Bedtime, Family & Feelings, and more With Baby Sign Language Made Easy you and your child will quickly learn to communicate about everything that goes on in their little world--and you'll have fun doing it.
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Your Baby Is Speaking to You

A Visual Guide to the Amazing Behaviors of Your Newborn and Growing Baby

Author: Kevin Nugent

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0547504497

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 128

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From an international expert on infant-parent communication, Your Baby Is Speaking To You is destined to become a parenting classic. Through intimate access to babies and their families, Dr. Kevin Nugent and acclaimed photographer Abelardo Morell capture the amazingly precocious communications strategies babies demonstrate from the moment they are born. Your Baby Is Speaking to You illustrates the full range of behaviors—early smiling to startling, feeding to sleeping, listening to your voice and recognizing your face. The newest research—including information on subtle and fleeting behaviors not seen or explained in any other book—illuminates the meaning of the things babies do that concern and delight new parents: – the language of yawning – the rich range of cries, and how to understand their meanings – baby’s earliest “sleep smiles” and sleep states, and what they signify Your Baby Is Speaking To You delivers the information parents crave in gentle, accessible style while giving parents the confidence they need to respond to their own baby’s way of communicating during the very first astonishing days and the months beyond.
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Baby Signs

A Baby-Sized Introduction to Speaking with Sign Language

Author: Joy Allen

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0735228663

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 16

View: 9630

Long before they're able to talk, babies have a whole lot to say. With this adorable board book of essential signs, babies and toddlers can easily learn how to communicate their needs, wants, and feelings and even make basic observations with a simple gesture. Studies show that babies who use sign language feel less frustrated, throw fewer tantrums, and often learn to talk more easily. Just point to a sign in the book, say the word while making the sign, and the baby will soon be signing. Communicating a wet diaper or a hungry belly, asking for help or saying "all done" becomes as easy as waving hello or good-bye. And these are just a few of the thirteen signs inside this small and adorably illustrated board book, perfect for little hands and minds to grasp.
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Baby Signing For Dummies

Author: Jennifer Watson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471773867

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 257

View: 4413

Packed with more than 100 clearly illustrated signs, along with baby-specific signing techniques, and stories and games to make learning fun, this easy-to-use guide helps to strengthen the parent-child bond, includes tips on incorporating baby signs into the daycare setting, and even helps babies develop an IQ advantage over infants who do not sign.
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Teach Your Baby to Sign, Revised and Updated 2nd Edition

An Illustrated Guide to Simple Sign Language for Babies and Toddlers - Includes 30 New Pages of Signs and Illustrations!

Author: Monica Beyer

Publisher: Fair Winds Press (MA)

ISBN: 1592336981

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 208

View: 5619

"Includes 30 new pages of signs and illustrations!"
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Teach Your Baby to Sign Deck

Author: Monica Beyer,Quayside

Publisher: Fair Winds Press

ISBN: 9781592336289

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: N.A

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Here is the ultimate guide to baby sign language, with an easy-to-use card deck. Each card includes a color photo and a useful sign to teach your child, along with stage-by-stage guidance so parents will know what to teach first and what to add as they and their baby become more skilled and comfortable with signing.
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The Hidden Brain

How Our Unconscious Minds Elect Presidents, Control Markets, Wage Wars, and Save Our Lives

Author: Shankar Vedantam

Publisher: Spiegel & Grau

ISBN: 9781588369390

Category: Social Science

Page: 288

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The hidden brain is the voice in our ear when we make the most important decisions in our lives—but we’re never aware of it. The hidden brain decides whom we fall in love with and whom we hate. It tells us to vote for the white candidate and convict the dark-skinned defendant, to hire the thin woman but pay her less than the man doing the same job. It can direct us to safety when disaster strikes and move us to extraordinary acts of altruism. But it can also be manipulated to turn an ordinary person into a suicide terrorist or a group of bystanders into a mob. In a series of compulsively readable narratives, Shankar Vedantam journeys through the latest discoveries in neuroscience, psychology, and behavioral science to uncover the darkest corner of our minds and its decisive impact on the choices we make as individuals and as a society. Filled with fascinating characters, dramatic storytelling, and cutting-edge science, this is an engrossing exploration of the secrets our brains keep from us—and how they are revealed.
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My First Signs

Author: Annie Kubler

Publisher: Childs Play Intl Ltd

ISBN: N.A

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 12

View: 9851

Shows how to sign thirty-five basic words in American Sign Language, such as house, cat, and mother, using illustrations of children and arrows. On board pages.
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Baby Minds

Brain-Building Games Your Baby Will Love

Author: Linda Acredolo, Ph.D.,Susan Goodwyn, Ph.D.

Publisher: Bantam

ISBN: 0307805077

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 240

View: 735

More than 65 delightful games and activities to jump-start your baby's amazing brainpower Can simply singing a song or blowing a dandelion under a toddler's nose help her mind to blossom? Can your baby count, remember events, and solve problems even before he can talk? The exciting answer to both questions is yes! Breakthrough research is revealing the extraordinary inborn abilities of infants. It is also showing how experiences during the first years of life profoundly influence intelligence, creativity, language development-and even later reading and math skills. Now two psychologists and child development experts-authors of the bestselling Baby Signs-have created a delightful guide for parents based on the most up-to-date knowledge of how babies discover the world. You'll learn how to: _ Create a homemade mobile to stimulate your three-month-old's delight in solving problems _ Play a patty-cake game to help your two-year-old make logical connections _ Initiate bedtime conversations that build your child's memory and sense of personal history _ Develop "Baby Signs" to help your toddler communicate before he or she can talk _ Stimulate your child's natural number skills with puppets and counting games _ Use nursery rhymes and special read-aloud techniques to foster reading readiness _ Nurture budding creativity with humor and fantasy play _ And much more! Baby Minds is not another program for creating "super babies." Instead it builds on activities that babies instinctively love to develop their unique abilities and make your daily interactions full of the joy of discovery-for both of you. NOTE: This edition does not include photographs.
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Baby Sign Language

Author: Diane Ryan

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781592578627

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 267

View: 4086

“You had me at [wave].” More and more parents are learning and using baby sign language to communicate with their little ones. This guide introduces parents to the 150 most common signs babies can understand and use, including 50 new illustrations. Included are steps to teach the signs, an expanded section on verbal development, and much more. ·Signing boosts baby's language skills, literacy, and brainpower ·A popular topic in the parenting section ·50 new illustrations for this edition ·Includes fun activities and a special “Sign Language Express” for parents with little time Download a sample chapter.
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The Baby Signing Book

Includes 450 ASL Signs for Babies & Toddlers

Author: Sara Bingham

Publisher: Robert Rose

ISBN: 9780778804512

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 288

View: 9131

Offers a program for parents to teach their infants and toddlers sign language, allowing babies the ability to express their wants and needs.
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