Baby Communication

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Baby Communication BEYOND Talking!

Baby communication isn’t just crying a lot!  It’s not just about what those first special words will be.  No words, first words, the never-ending talking… Baby Hints and Tips is Australia’s leading parenting community for factual, helpful and practical information from TTC to three.  You baby doesn’t need to be a sign language master to communicate how she’s feeling and we’ve got all the information you need to help your child express herself.

Late talker?  Speaking difficulties?  Baby Hints and Tips brings you expert advice as well as a practical hints and tips from a quarter of a million parents who have been there before.  Join our conversation.

 

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Is mobile phone use effecting baby’s speech?

Is the use of digital technology cutting back the interactions parents have with their babies? Communications Professor Lelia Green believes it could be affecting the important ‘baby talk’ stage of …

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Why you should expand your toddler’s vocabulary

Has your toddler started to string words together to make cute little sentences? Here’s why now is the perfect time to expand your toddler’s vocabulary. Any parent of a child …

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The baby books Australia loves! 5 of the best Aussie stories for little ones

There are some baby books Australia simply loves. We’ve compiled a list of 5 fabulous Australian titles guaranteed to foster learning with little ones.

Gentle techniques to discourage baby pinching

Q&A: My 4 and a half month old has been pinching for a while now, What gentle techniques have you used to discourage this?

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Can Babies really manipulate you?

Q&A: Can babies really manipulate you so to speak?

Elimination Communication

Elimination Communication

Has anyone tried elimination communication with your baby? Did it work and was it worth it?’

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Helping your baby to talk

Every baby learns to talk by listening to people talk, by playing with sounds and words, and by talking to others. Our early childhood expert, Jan Jones, describes how babies first learn to recognise sounds, and then create them based on these foundations.

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Learning to speak and listen – what to expect in the first five years

Many parents wonder if children’s language and listening skills are developing normally. While individual children develop their talking and listening skills at different rates, our early childhood expert, Jan Jones, reveals that there is a general pattern to children’s language development.

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Baby Communication Development

Babies might not be able to talk, but they definitely know how to let us know how they are feeling! Jan Jones explores how children communicate and provides tips on how to encourage their communication skills and reasons why things might not be progressing as well as they should.

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Baby sign language

People that use baby sign language, what age did you start teaching them to sign?

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Baby Communication – “Ga ga, wah wah wah”

If only your baby came with a dictionary! But it doesn’t, and a large part of the early months (and years) is spent trying to work out what your baby is saying.

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