language skills

Storytelling: A Gift of Love and Bonding

Storytelling: A Gift of Love and Bonding Jo Ann Gramlich, MS, CCC-SLP When people mention the word storytelling, what often comes to mind is the depiction of children gathered and sitting around a person telling stories, using hand gestures to dramatically describe the characters and what they’re doing. Author Jo Ann Gramlich’s Talk, Play, and Read …

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5 Fantastic Book Reads for Child Language Development

5 Fantastic Book Reads for Child Language Development Jo Ann Gramlich, MS, CCC-SLP  Although each child acquires language at a different rate, children typically start developing their language skills at about four to six months of age. Babies will begin making consonant sounds, such as “da, da, da” at around 4-6 months. They will also begin …

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