Learning with your Baby Stage by Stage

There are many stages that your baby will go through when learning sign language. Some parents feel overwhelmed about learning all of the signs they are supposed to teach their baby. But you have to remember that your baby isn't going to learn the signs all at once, and you won't have to either. Typically you start out with 1 to 3 signs that relate to your babies' needs at that particular stage of development. For instance, you will be bottle feeding or nursing your baby often during the first Read more [...]

Using Baby Signs that fit your Baby Individually

My fifth kiddo just turned 12 months old. I've been doing baby sign language with her since she was about 6 months old. I've used baby sign language with all of my kids and it's amazing to see how it benefits them all in different ways. Interestingly enough, her first baby sign was "dog". Not mom or dad, but dog! You see, one important thing to remember when teaching your baby sign language is to look for things that specifically interest your them. Dog is such an easy sign, and babies tend Read more [...]

Can you really teach a baby sign language?

Baby sign language has gained a lot of popularity in recent years, and more and more parents are embracing as a way for their children to express their wants and needs and to start communicating with their parents and caregivers. Pre-verbal infants and toddlers who have not developed the verbal skills required for speaking the language can benefit from sign language. Research has proved that babies who are exposed to signing sessions as early as six months start to show response and sign back when Read more [...]

Will Baby Sign Help Your Baby’s Ability to Talk?

Baby sign language gives you a great way to stop baby’s tantrums and wailing. The signs can make her communicate with the people around her. The use of gestures is an important part of communication and babies can easily pick up the meaning of gestures. A small baby can easily adapt to sign language as a means of communication. Babies attain various milestones of crawling, sitting, walking, pointing, etc. before developing the ability to speak. Sign language can act as a first step towards preparing Read more [...]