Beyond Baby Talk: From Sounds to Sentences--A Parent's Complete Guide to Language Development
Crown Publishing Group, Nov 18, 2009 - Family & Relationships - 256 pages
From "Goo" to Gab — Guiding Your Child to Effective Communication
The first five years of a child's life are the most critical for speech and language development, and, as a parent, you are your child's primary language role model. So what are the best ways to help your child develop the all-important skill of communication? Fun, easy, and engaging, this book shows you how! Inside, you'll discover all of the essential steps and checkpoints from birth through age five, tips to help your child progress on schedule, and easy methods to:
· Evaluate and monitor your child's language development
· Understand and deal with environmental impacts such as television and cultural styles
· Recognize the signs of language development problems
· And much, much more!
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Review: Beyond Baby Talk: From Sounds to Sentences--A Parent's Complete Guide to Language DevelopmentUser Review - Jenn - Goodreads
Not a bad book. A lot of the info was common sense, in my opinion - and the authors were a little too thorough in their explanations at times. The way they presented info was redundant most of the ... Read full review
Review: Beyond Baby Talk: From Sounds to Sentences--A Parent's Complete Guide to Language DevelopmentUser Review - Lindsay - Goodreads
This is a great book for parents who want to know just a little bit more about language development. Very reader friendly, down to earth, with doable suggestions when they are given. I would love an updated version! Read full review