Parent-Child Bonding Through Touch
Paperback ISBN: 1557040222
Demonstrates techniques to use in massaging babies and explains how massage can help their physical and emotional development
Baby Meets World
Suck, Smile, Touch, Toddle: A Journey Through Infancy
Paperback ISBN: 1250044812
Draws on multiple disciplines to offer insight into how babies experience the world, organizing entries under four fundamental activities including sucking, smiling, touching and toddling to explain such topics as infant humor, baby-rearing stigmas and the reasons why many recommended practices are not natural for everyone. 20,000 first printing.
Brain-Building Games Your Baby Will Love
Paperback ISBN: 0553380303
Draws on the latest research in infant brain development to offer techniques parents can use to foster learning, explaining how behaviors that are natural for babies can be built upon to nurture language, reading, memory, and creative skills. Original.
The Baby Name Wizard
A Magical Method for Finding the Perfect Name for Your Baby
Paperback ISBN: 0770436471
An innovative guide to selecting the perfect name for one's child, using a buyer's guide approach that helps parents ask the right questions to choose a name specifically tailored to personal taste.
The Baby Owner's Games And Activities Book
Paperback ISBN: 1594740607
The Baby Owner's Manual taught more than 150,000 readers how to "operate" newborns and infants. Now it's time to enhance your baby's performance with The Baby Owner's Games and Activities Book. These 75 games and activities are designed to make your baby smarter, stronger, faster, cleaner, and more imaginative than ever before! Intended for use with children ages 0–36 months, these instructions show how to:• Test your baby's audio/visual apparatus via "peek-a-boo" activities• Maximize your baby's coordination with simple ball games• Strengthen your baby's motor skills by stacking objects in vertical columnsand much more, complete with colorful illustrations and "schematic diagrams." The Baby Owner's Games and Activities Book is a delightful gift for parents and grandparents of all ages.
The Baby Owner's Manual
Operating Instructions, Trouble-Shooting Tips, and Advice on First-Year Maintenance
2nd Edition Paperback ISBN: 1594745978
At Last! A Beginner's Guide to Newborn Baby Technology You've programmed your DVR, you've installed a wireless Internet connection, you can even check Facebook on your cell phone. But none of this experience will prepare you for the world's biggest technological marvel: a newborn baby. Through step-by-step instructions and helpful schematic diagrams, The Baby Owner's Manual explores hundreds of frequently asked questions: What's the best way to swaddle a baby? How can I make my newborn sleep through the night? When should I bring the baby to a doctor for servicing? Whatever your concerns, you'll find the answers here—courtesy of celebrated pediatrician Dr. Louis Borgenicht and his son, Joe Borgenicht. Together, they provide plenty of useful advice for anyone who wants to learn the basics of childcare.
Solid Food Solutions to Create Lifelong, Healthy Eating Habits
Paperback ISBN: 1592337228
Argues that letting babies self-feed discourages picky eating later in life, and offers parents eating strategies, food recipes, and methods for avoiding food allergies and choking hazards.
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
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
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.