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Baby Signs for Animals (Baby Signs)

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Publisher Comments:

It's as easy as waving bye-bye!

Babies have a lot to say, even before they can actually speak familiar animal names like "dog" and "bunny." Baby Signs are simple gestures that allow babies and toddlers to communicate what they see, what they need, and even how they feel. Research has shown that Baby Signs decrease frustration and tantrums and help your baby talk sooner.

When to begin: When your child starts to wave bye-bye.

How to do it: Show your baby the sign and point to the picture. Always say the word as you make the sign.

Improvise: Make up your own signs — your baby probably will too!

Synopsis:

Infants and toddlers can learn how to say what they need, what they see, and what they feel long before they can form actual words by using signs from this revolutionary breakthrough in communication. This sturdy board book features the most popular signs for animals. (Baby/Preschool)

About the Author

Dr. Linda Acredolo is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the University of California at Davis and an internationally recognized scholar in the field of child development. Based upon research conducted with collaborator Dr. Susan Goodwyn and funded by the National Institutes of Health, she and Dr. Goodwyn co-authored the best-selling book entitled BABY SIGNS: How to Talk With Your Baby Before Your Baby Can Talk, and founded the Baby Signs Institute. Continuing their mission to bridge the gap between research labs and family living rooms, Drs. Acredolo and Goodwyn published two additional bestselling books for parents, Baby Minds: Brain-building Games Your Baby Will Love and Baby Hearts: A Guide to Giving Your Child an Emotional Head Start. Dr. Acredolo serves on the Advisory Board for PARENTS Magazine and is a Fellow of both the American Psychological Association and the American Psychological Society.
Penny Gentieu is a professional and fine art photographer. Her photographs have been exhibited and published worldwide and she has to her credits over 150 magazine covers, including Time, Life, Newsweek, and Parents. She is the author of five books including Wow! Babies! which was named the Parent's Magazine Best Board Book of the YearSusan Goodwyn, Ph.D. is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the California State University at Stanislaus, received her Masters of Science with First Honors from the University of London and her Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of California, Davis. Based upon research conducted with collaborator Dr. Linda Acredolo and funded by the National Institutes of Health, she and Dr. Goodwyn co-authored the best-selling book entitled BABY SIGNS: How to Talk With Your Baby Before Your Baby Can Talk, and founded the Baby Signs Institute. Continuing their mission to bridge the gap between research labs and family living rooms, Drs. Goodwyn and Acredolo published two additional bestselling books for parents, Baby Minds: Brain-building Games Your Baby Will Love and Baby Hearts: A Guide to Giving Your Child an Emotional Head Start.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060090753
Author:
Gentieu, Penny
Author:
Goodwyn, Susan
Author:
by Linda Acredolo and Penny Gentieu
Author:
Acredolo, Linda
Author:
Gentieu, Penny
Publisher:
HarperFestival
Location:
S.l.
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
Infants
Subject:
Nonverbal communication in children.
Subject:
Children's Baby/PS - Animals/Pets
Subject:
Children s All Ages - Fiction - General
Subject:
Language
Subject:
Infants -- Language.
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Merchandise
Series:
Baby Signs
Series Volume:
1525
Publication Date:
20030121
Binding:
Board book Child's book with all pages printed on board
Grade Level:
from PreS
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
24
Dimensions:
6.75 x 5.5 in 7.2 oz
Age Level:
to 3

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"Synopsis" by , Infants and toddlers can learn how to say what they need, what they see, and what they feel long before they can form actual words by using signs from this revolutionary breakthrough in communication. This sturdy board book features the most popular signs for animals. (Baby/Preschool)

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