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Baby Signs: How to Talk with Your Baby before Your Baby Can Talk, Third Edition

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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

Synopsis:

Describes how parents and caregivers can teach babies nonverbal gestures to communicate before they are old enough to use spoken language.

Synopsis:

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

About the Author

Linda Acredolo,Ph.D., ProfessorEmeritus ofPsychology at theUniversity ofCalifornia atDavis, is aninternationally recognized scholar inthe field of child development. She isa Fellow of both the AmericanPsychological Association and the American PsychologicalSociety and has served as an associate editor of the prestigiousjournal, Child Development. She is also a member ofthe Parents magazine advisory board.

Susan Goodwyn, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus ofPsychology at the California StateUniversity at Stanislaus, has servedas a project director and co-principleinvestigator for severallongitudinal research projectsfunded by the National Institutes ofHealth and the Kellogg Foundation.She currently serves as president ofBaby Signs, Inc., an infant and toddler educational productscompany.

Table of Contents

Introducing the baby signs program — The baby signs program : right for every parent — Start signing with your baby! — Signs, signs, and more signs — Off and running with signs — From signs to speech.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071615044
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill
Subject:
Infants
Author:
Acredolo, Linda
Author:
Susan Goodwyn
Author:
Goodwyn, Susan
Author:
Doug Abrams
Author:
Abrams, Doug
Author:
Acredolo, Linda P.
Author:
Linda Acredolo
Subject:
Child rearing
Subject:
Family & Relationships : Life Stages - Infants & Toddlers/Ge
Subject:
Language Arts & Disciplines : Sign Language
Subject:
Family & Relationships : Parenting - General
Subject:
Family & Relationships : Child Development
Subject:
Child Development
Subject:
Bilingual Education
Subject:
Life Stages - Infants & Toddlers/General
Subject:
sign language, baby, talk, language, words, improve language, first words, bonding with baby, elizabeth pantley, American Sign Language, ASL
Subject:
sign language, baby, book, talk, language, words, improve language, first words, bonding with baby, elizabeth pantley, the no-cry sleep solution, American Sign Language, ASL
Subject:
Life Stages - Infants & Toddlers/Infants
Subject:
Sign Language
Subject:
Parenting - General
Subject:
Nonverbal communication in infants.
Subject:
Child Care and Parenting-General
Subject:
Child Care and Parenting-Infancy and Toddlerhood
Subject:
Child Care and Parenting-Learning
Subject:
Child Care and Parenting-Sign Language for Baby
Subject:
Children s Foreign Language-Sign Language
Subject:
Deaf Studies-Children and Teenagers
Subject:
Family & Relationships : Life Stages - Infants & Toddlers -
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Updated
Publication Date:
June 2009
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
208

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Education » Multicultural
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » General
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » Infancy and Toddlerhood
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » Mothering
Health and Self-Help » Child Psychology » General
Health and Self-Help » Psychology » General
Health and Self-Help » Self-Help » General
Languages » Deaf Studies » Sign Language

Baby Signs: How to Talk with Your Baby before Your Baby Can Talk, Third Edition
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"Synopsis" by , Describes how parents and caregivers can teach babies nonverbal gestures to communicate before they are old enough to use spoken language.
"Synopsis" by , 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

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