Talk to your
baby from birth!
what you are doing and what is going on around him/her. Use your hands or
gestures and other means of visual communication. Speak in short simple
sentences. Donít "baby talk".
first years of life, imitate your childís sounds.
sound-making toys to your child.
Read to your
child using bright colorful picture books. Involve your child in reading
Sing to your
Play with your
child. Use "peek-a-boo," "pattycake," and fingerplays.
child in household activities.
and listening fun!