Baby Care
Baby Signing 1-2-3: The Easy-to-Use Illustrated Guide for Every Stage and Every Age
Baby Signing 1-2-3
The Easy-to-Use Illustrated Guide for Every Stage and Every Age
Paperback      ISBN: 1402209789
The #1 Baby Signing Book THE EASY WAY TO "TALK" WITH BABY...AS SIMPLE AS 1-2-3 What if your baby could "talk" to you before he or she could actually speak? Sign Babies creator Nancy Cadjan brings years of expertise to Baby Signing 1-2-3, teaching you her unique and easy way of learning baby signing through rich illustrations. Baby Signing 1-2-3 provides specific signs and techniques for different age ranges, so you know how to work best with baby at each stage of development. Packed full of pictures that show and explain each sign, Baby Signing 1-2-3 makes learning and teaching baby signs a breeze, with: - Pictures that clear away the confusion! With many signing books, it's hard to understand how to make each sign correctly. Baby Signing 1-2-3 provides clear and helpful illustrations to help you, along with tips on helping baby understand. - A large directory including more than 270 baby signs! - Information for infants to toddlers and beyond. Sections give you targeted advice based on baby's age. You'll find perfect steps to help you start right from baby's birth, or later in baby's life! - A trusted system using American Sign Language
The Baby Signing Bible: Baby Sign Language Made Easy
The Baby Signing Bible
Baby Sign Language Made Easy
Paperback      ISBN: 1583334718
Featuring 400 signs, this is the most comprehensive, user-friendly handbook for parents who want to enhance communication with any child through American Sign Language. Laura Berg is one of the world's go-to experts on baby sign language. The Baby Signing Bible makes her extensive research and easy-to-follow instructions available to all parents. As confirmed by the American Academy of Pediatrics, infant sign language is a boon for enhancing communication between parents and babies, helping to forge an important bond early in a child's life. The Baby Signing Bible provides step-by-step instructions for parents and other caregivers, as well as insight into why baby sign language is useful for children of all ages. Kids with special needs can also benefit greatly from this program. Featuring 400 signs, the book covers essential nouns such as milk, verbs such as eat, and descriptors such as more. In addition, The Baby Signing Bible features real-life stories from parents who have successfully signed with their children, along with fun songs and games that help families learn to “sign and sing.
The Baby Signing Book: Includes 450 ASL Signs for Babies & Toddlers
The Baby Signing Book
Includes 450 ASL Signs for Babies & Toddlers
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0778804518
This second edition (9780778804512) replaces the first edition (9780778801634) Now with 100 additional American Sign Language (ASL) symbols plus more case studies. The interest surrounding baby signing continues to increase as more and more parents embrace this special world of communication, which allows babies to communicate before they can talk. Sign language gives them a way to express their wants and needs, easing frustration for both baby and parent. Being able to communicate effectively with a very young child is positively thrilling. Part 1 of the book is an introduction to signing with babies and young children, providing the basic knowledge, skills and strategies to get started. Age-specific guidelines offer advice on signing with children from birth to age 3 and up. Part 2 is a handy dictionary of 450 ASL signs, each clearly illustrated with tips on how to form and remember the signs. Part 3 provides favorite songs and rhymes to sign with a child. Special features include: - The top 5 signing tips - A program that parents can customize according to their family's needs Answers to frequently asked questions - Instructions on the 5 distinct components of ASL signs: body space, hand shape, movement, palm orientation, and facial expression - Age-specific advice on how to teach sign language as a child develops. By simply following this book, a special world of communication awaits.
Baby Signing Essentials: Easy Sign Language for Every Age and Stage
Baby Signing Essentials
Easy Sign Language for Every Age and Stage
Paperback      ISBN: 1492612537
Start "talking" with your baby today and discover what they're really trying to tell you With the gift of sign language, you can communicate with your child as early as four to six months, reduce tantrums, build verbal language skills, and create a stronger bond than ever! Using trusted American Sign Language (ASL), Baby Signing Essentials is the go-to guide for parents, caregivers, and educators looking to create effective two-way communication. Designed to grow with your baby by covering physical, emotional, mental, and linguistic development at each age, this shows you how to start signing right from your baby's birth or later on. Featuring: 200 illustrated ASL signs (including 50 essential signs like MILK, MORE, and EAT) Easy-to-follow instructions to help you make each sign correctly Age-specific advice on working with infants, toddlers, and beyond Fun tips to incorporate signing into daily routines
Baby Signs: How to Talk With Your Baby Before Your Baby Can Talk
Baby Signs
How to Talk With Your Baby Before Your Baby Can Talk
Paperback      ISBN: 0071387765
The bestselling parenting guide featured on "Oprah" and "Dateline" is revised and updated with new signs For every parent or caregiver who has struggled unsuccessfully to decode baby grunts and grabs, resulting in tearful frustration for both adult and child, there is Baby Signs. Based on 20 years of research, this one-of-a-kind classic shows you how to encourage your baby's use of nonverbal gestures to enhance communication. Simple hand movements signify objects, events, and needs, so your infant can enjoy interactions with you that otherwise would have been impossible until they could talk. New features of this revised edition include helpful tips on incorporating Baby Signs into the day care setting and more than 50 additional illustrated Baby Signs.
Baby Signs: How to Talk With Your Baby Before Your Baby Can Talk
Baby Signs
How to Talk With Your Baby Before Your Baby Can Talk
3rd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0071615032
Describes how parents and caregivers can teach babies nonverbal gestures to communicate before they are old enough to use spoken language.
The Baby Sleep Book: The Complete Guide To A Good Night's Rest For The Whole Family
The Baby Sleep Book
The Complete Guide To A Good Night's Rest For The Whole Family
Paperback      ISBN: 0316107719
The best-selling parenting team authors of The Attachment Parenting Book counsels parents of restless infants and toddlers on how to address a variety of sleeping challenges with solutions that can be adapted in accordance with lifestyle needs, in a guide that draws on current infant sleep research and a range of case examples. Original. 40,000 first printing.
The Baby Sleep Solution: A Proven Program to Teach Your Baby to Sleep Twelve Hours a Night
The Baby Sleep Solution
A Proven Program to Teach Your Baby to Sleep Twelve Hours a Night
Paperback      ISBN: 0399532919
"Suzy Giordano, affectionately known as ""The Baby Coach,"" shares her highly effective sleep-training method in this step-by-step guide to let both baby and parent enjoy long, peaceful nights. Full of common sense and specific tips, the Baby Coach's plan offers time- and family-tested techniques to help any baby up to the age of 18 months who has trouble sleeping through the night. Originally developed for newborn multiples, this sleep-training method worked so well with twins and triplets that families with singletons and older babies began asking Suzy to share her recipe for success, resulting in: regular feeding times; 12 hours' sleep at night; three hours' sleep during the day; peace of mind for parent and baby; and less strain on parents - and their marriage. This edition includes a new chapter on implementing the program with babies up to 18 months."
The Baby Sleeps Tonight: Your Infant Sleeping Through the Night by 9 Weeks (Yes, Really!)
The Baby Sleeps Tonight
Your Infant Sleeping Through the Night by 9 Weeks (Yes, Really!)
Paperback      ISBN: 1402238096
The Baby Sleeps Tonight offers a concise, parent-sized guide packed with simple effective solutions that rely on a proven model of sleeping success. Sleep schedule specialist Shari Mezrah outlines quick and specific instructions to teach anyone, no matter how sleep deprived, how to create order and happiness in their household by getting baby to sleep through the night by nine weeks. The secret to the plan is the practical and progressive schedule that the author developed and has been teaching for 10 years, and the easy to understand schedules, checklists, and helpful tips aimed at every stage of development for the first year and beyond. Planning for predictable happiness using The Baby Sleeps Tonight system helps new parents regain control over their lives, guiding them through the thorny problem of sleep schedules all the way from prebirth through the toddler years and ensuring that the baby—and the whole family—sleeps tonight.
Baby Steps to STEM: Infant and Toddler Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Activities
Baby Steps to STEM
Infant and Toddler Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Activities
Paperback      ISBN: 1605545082
Innately curious, infants and toddlers love to explore, investigate, and discover?making the earliest years a perfect time to begin teaching the foundations of STEM. This book defines what science, technology, engineering, and math education looks like for this age group, and why it is so vital for children to develop STEM knowledge. Expand your understanding of STEM to lay the foundation for children to develop skills in critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity. This book supplies fifty play-based developmentally appropriate activities for introducing STEM. All activities include extensions, inquiry questions, and tips on how to help parents strengthen children’s learning at home. Jean Barbre, EdD, holds a master’s degree in child and family studies from California State University Long Beach, a master’s degree in counseling from California State University Fullerton, and a doctorate degree in educational leadership from Pepperdine University. She has more than thirty years of experience working with children and families in a variety of roles and currently teaches early childhood courses in community college and California State University system as well as presents at professional conferences across the country.