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Talking is one of the "5 Practices" that get children ready to read. It's never too early to begin raising a reader!
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Letter walk: walk around the neighborhood looking for letters on signs, and then fold down tab on the plate. // This would make a great car activity too!

Letter walk: walk around the neighborhood looking for letters on signs, and then fold down tab on the plate. // This would make a great car activity too!

This is a heartfelt, sensitive article about talking with toddlers from Janet Lansbury.  Communication can open so many avenues to learning, and this article reminds us to take the time to make communication work!

This is a heartfelt, sensitive article about talking with toddlers from Janet Lansbury. Communication can open so many avenues to learning, and this article reminds us to take the time to make communication work!

Learn how to talk to kids of any age!  Age-by-age ideas are given for infants, toddlers and young children.  Browse to beef up your communication skills!

Learn how to talk to kids of any age! Age-by-age ideas are given for infants, toddlers and young children. Browse to beef up your communication skills!

Language development starts right from birth (and maybe before).  Encourage all those coos, smiles and strings of babbled consonants by doing a lot of your own talking!  Read more from Alice Sterling Honig.

How Bilingual Babies Keep Languages Separate

Language development starts right from birth (and maybe before). Encourage all those coos, smiles and strings of babbled consonants by doing a lot of your own talking! Read more from Alice Sterling Honig.

Part of being a good talker is being a good listener.  Toddlers aren't just little adults, read this quick article about what to expect from your toddler's listening skills.

Toddler Listening Milestones

Part of being a good talker is being a good listener. Toddlers aren't just little adults, read this quick article about what to expect from your toddler's listening skills.

Check out the Story Connection for a list of great storytelling games.  Storytelling games are great for car rides and time spent in waiting rooms.  Being able to construct a story, add details and share those ideas with another are important early literacy skills!

Check out the Story Connection for a list of great storytelling games. Storytelling games are great for car rides and time spent in waiting rooms. Being able to construct a story, add details and share those ideas with another are important early literacy skills!

You might think these great storystarter worksheets are for the writers in your family... but, they are great for pre-writers too!  They can add pictures or dictate the story.  Just starting out with a topic (maybe something brand new) helps little ones develop their "word organization" and storytelling skills.

You might think these great storystarter worksheets are for the writers in your family... but, they are great for pre-writers too! They can add pictures or dictate the story. Just starting out with a topic (maybe something brand new) helps little ones develop their "word organization" and storytelling skills.

10 easy ways to boost your toddler's vocabulary.  The keys?  Lots of talking, reading and experiencing!  Read the MetroParent article and start vocabulary building today!

How to Build Vocabulary in Toddlers

10 easy ways to boost your toddler's vocabulary. The keys? Lots of talking, reading and experiencing! Read the MetroParent article and start vocabulary building today!


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Use baby sign language to help your little one communicate with you.  It is a language-rich activity your whole family can get into.

Use baby sign language to help your little one communicate with you. It is a language-rich activity your whole family can get into.

10 easy ways to boost your toddler's vocabulary.  The keys?  Lots of talking, reading and experiencing!  Read the MetroParent article and start vocabulary building today!

How to Build Vocabulary in Toddlers

10 easy ways to boost your toddler's vocabulary. The keys? Lots of talking, reading and experiencing! Read the MetroParent article and start vocabulary building today!

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lmao!! all the time its like this!! Pdd-nos bij kids , hoe en wat? - http://plazilla.com/pdd-nos-bij-kids--hoe-en-wat

Children’s Book Review Through an SLP Lens – ‘Don’t Wake up the Bear’ Pinned by @PediaStaff – Please Visit http://ht.ly/63sNt for all our pediatric therapy pins

Children’s Book Review Through an SLP Lens – ‘Don’t Wake up the Bear’ Pinned by @PediaStaff – Please Visit http://ht.ly/63sNt for all our pediatric therapy pins

Bibliography of Books with Rhyme and Repeated Lines by Judith Kuster  - good for kiddos using AAC devices-  can be programmed with phrases to enable them to participate in class activities. Pinned by SOS Inc. Resources.  Follow all our boards at http://pinterest.com/sostherapy  for therapy resources.

Bibliography of Books with Rhyme and Repeated Lines by Judith Kuster - good for kiddos using AAC devices- can be programmed with phrases to enable them to participate in class activities. Pinned by SOS Inc. Resources. Follow all our boards at http://pinterest.com/sostherapy for therapy resources.

a Mouse a Cookie      A sparkling musical revue based on popular children’s books, including: “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie” (by Laura Joffe Numeroff). When a boy shares his snack with a hungry, demanding mouse, he learns a hilarious lesson about cause-and-effect.

a Mouse a Cookie A sparkling musical revue based on popular children’s books, including: “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie” (by Laura Joffe Numeroff). When a boy shares his snack with a hungry, demanding mouse, he learns a hilarious lesson about cause-and-effect.

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