All Blog Posts Tagged 'language' (32)

On Raising a Bilingual Child

THE-BILINGUAL-BABY

Do you feel the intense pressure to make sure that your child knows how to speak his/her mother tongue?

Because I do.

I remember that even when I was pregnant, my family members would continuously remind me about the importance of Olive learning how to speak her native Chinese. I never really thought too much about it – I didn’t think it would be too…

Continue

Added by Jody Che on June 17, 2014 at 2:04pm — No Comments

Teaching your child another language - code

I often wish that I knew another language so that I could speak it all the time to my son and he could pick it up. (Yes, I know I could make this happen, but I can only handle so many personal challenges in a year.) I am grateful that he is learning Spanish in school, and I am super proud of him when he speaks it. It is something I want him to keep up with.

But beyond…

Continue

Added by Lauren Markman on December 16, 2013 at 7:30am — 1 Comment

#ASKAWAYFriday With Jhanis from Fascinations of a Vanilla Housewife

I enjoyed participating in AskAwayFriday last week and figured that it was a great way for my readers to get to know me.  This week I connected with Jhanis at Fascinations of a Vanilla Housewife.  Jhanis lives in the Philippines.  She is married and has two children.

I met Jhanis for the first time earlier this week, I am new to AskAwayFriday and I was looking for someone to connect with.  She happily agreed to be my partner.…

Continue

Added by Christy Garrett on November 22, 2013 at 5:06pm — No Comments

How to Speak Dog: A Guide to Decoding Dog Language by Aline Alexander Newman and Gary Weitzman Book Trailer

How to Speak Dog is a fun, informative book that helps kids understand what their dog is telling them through body language and behavior. Readers will respond to the call of the dog in this delightful, engaging book that will warm hearts and wag tails everywhere. Learn more about this book and authors…

Continue

Added by Sheila English on October 9, 2013 at 4:45pm — No Comments

Why Dogs Lick Your Face

Are dogs really kissing you when they lick your face? Licking your face can mean other things as well. Dr. Weitzman, D.V.M. talks about how we can learn what our dogs need from us and how our dogs learn how to speak to us in this fun tip from National Geographic’s How to Speak Dog A Guide to Decoding Dog Language. Find out more at…

Continue

Added by Sheila English on October 4, 2013 at 5:42pm — No Comments

Socializing Your Dog

How do you socialize your dog when it’s been in a bad situation? What do you do when your dog does things you don’t like? Most dogs like cats?! That’s right! Dr. Weitzman, D.V.M. talks about how we can learn what our dogs need from us and how our dogs learn how to speak to us in this fun tip from National Geographic’s How to Speak Dog A Guide to Decoding Dog…

Continue

Added by Sheila English on October 4, 2013 at 5:41pm — No Comments

How to Speak Dog: A Guide to Decoding Dog Language by Aline Alexander Newman and Gary Weitzman Book Trailer

How to Speak Dog is a fun, informative book that helps kids understand what their dog is telling them through body language and behavior. Readers will respond to the call of the dog in this delightful, engaging book that will warm hearts and wag tails everywhere. Learn more about this book and authors…

Continue

Added by Sheila English on September 11, 2013 at 1:33pm — No Comments

Will Adding a Second Cochlear Implant Improve My Daughter’s Hearing?

After my daughter received her cochlear implant in 2001, she has continued to have ongoing speech and language delays.  These delays are a direct result of my own personal decision to wait so long to  have her surgery.  Looking back, I would have done things…

Continue

Added by Christy Garrett on May 6, 2013 at 12:50pm — No Comments

Newborn Hearing Screening – My Daughter’s Story

I remember the day that I went into labor with my daughter, we were out celebrating my mother’s birthday and just as I was getting ready to crawl into bed.  I heard a pop and knew instantly that my water had broke.  Of course, I should have known better but I immediately ran to the bathroom and sat on the…

Continue

Added by Christy Garrett on April 30, 2013 at 6:05pm — No Comments

They Gassed Me

Last week I learned a valuable lesson about communication.  It was during an emergency oral surgery that experienced this epiphany.  There is nothing like being laid far back in a dental chair filled with laughing gas and feeling not quite yourself. 

I had things I had wished I could share with my kids, learned about about how important it is to understanding communication and not just language itself.  And I learned some things about my own self talk. 

Read…

Continue

Added by Gen Horrall on September 25, 2012 at 7:09pm — No Comments

No More "F" Bombs for Mama

 

Well, folks, the day has arrived. Em has transformed from a person to a parrot, a toddler-voiced echo that follows C and I around the house. Many of our conversations go like this:

“Emmy, it’s time for you to brush your teeth,” says I.

“Bruthh your TEETH!” says Em.

“Make sure to go up and…

Continue

Added by Dvora Koelling on August 17, 2012 at 4:14pm — No Comments

Language by Age 2 - What the Pediatrician Uses to Gauge

Did you know that your toddler should be know about 50 words by their second birthday and be able to combine those words into simple noun/verb sentences.



For more, see my new book, Achieving Brilliance at Home.

Jeanne Mifflin…

Continue

Added by Jeanne Mifflin on August 2, 2012 at 11:05am — No Comments

Sign Lanugage – A Multi-Sensory Approach to Communicating

Not all children respond to the same methods of teaching, especially those with special needs. Sign language has benefits for both those with and without hearing as it is a multi-sensory language!…

Continue

Added by Etel Leit on June 29, 2012 at 6:08am — No Comments

Eric's Arabic Hour Lesson 2

Check out my husbands' latest posting: Erics Arabic Hour: Lesson 2

Added by Abby Billings on February 29, 2012 at 1:37pm — No Comments

Baby Signing: Controversy of Benefits

Signing is my passion as I feel it is a great communication tool for children to use in order for them to develop their vocabulary and sense of concepts.

 There is much controversy on whether baby signing benefits children or not, I’m interested to hear your view points.  How do feel about it?…

Continue

Added by Etel Leit on January 28, 2012 at 2:56am — 1 Comment

Technology for Babies and Toddlers: How do you feel about it? More or less family time?

How do you use technology to educate your child?

Added by Etel Leit on January 28, 2012 at 2:41am — No Comments

Your Thoughts on Baby Signing

As a parent do you feel that teaching your child to use sign as a means to communicate is a smart parenting idea or do you feel the opposite about this topic.  There is much controversy on whether baby signing benefits children or not, i'm interested to hear your view points. I have been teaching my children how to sign since they were born and feel that it has done wonders for me.  How do feel about…
Continue

Added by Etel Leit on January 28, 2012 at 2:25am — No Comments

How Do You Surprise Your Little Ones for Christmas

This year how will you surprise your child on Christmas day.  With Toys and Love i know my little ones will be truly happy and surprised this year.  I cant wait to see the look on my children's faces as we share the warm loving moment of Christmas a celebration of love and family togetherness.  

Added by Etel Leit on December 21, 2011 at 3:50am — No Comments

Baby Signing: 16 ways to spell Hanukkah

Tis the season to be jolly.

 Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah.

Celebrate this time of giving by teaching your child to sign Hanukkah in 16 different ways.

http://bit.ly/vPBAjq

Added by Etel Leit on December 21, 2011 at 3:46am — No Comments

Baby Sign Language: Fun with Baby Signing

Baby sign language can made fun with babies and children! My name is my name is Etel Leit.  I just love language and communication and would love to share my wonderful experiences with you.  I have always been captivated by communication.  Throughout my career I have learned and become fluent in English, Hebrew, Arabic and,…

Continue

Added by Etel Leit on November 9, 2011 at 2:38am — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

1999

Advertisement

MARKETPLACE

Link to Us

Loading…

© 2014   Created by Mom Bloggers Club.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service