The Baby Signs Parent Workshop is based on the breakthrough research of Drs Linda Acredolo and Susan Goodwyn documenting the positive
effects of teaching infants to communicate with signs before they can talk.
The Baby Signs Parent Workshop introduces parents to the history of the Baby Signs® movement and the research behind the program.
Parents will be provided with the knowledge and strategies they need to begin teaching their children to use signs. Most importantly, the workshop
participants will learn about the many benefits for families who incorporate signing into their daily lives.
This workshop is designed to help you quickly learn:
- 16 basic signs for getting started signing at home.
- which signs will be most useful for your baby
- fun and easy ways to use signs in everyday routines.
Baby Signs® Benefits
- Reduces frustration and builds trust
- Allows babies to share their worlds
- Strengthens the parent/infant bond
- Reveals how smart babies really are
- Promotes positive emotional development
- Boosts babies' self confidence
- Helps babies learn to talk
- Jumpstarts intellectual development
What You Will Learn
The Parent Workshop is specially designed for parents or care takers of children from birth to 24 months old.
The workshop will teach you all you need to know to begin using Baby Signs® at home.
What is covered:
- History of the Baby Signs® Program,
- Why we should use signs
- When to start teaching signs
- How to teach signs
- Build your signing vocabulary
- Games, songs & fun!
Parent Workshop Kit
Each family attending the classes will receive 1 Parent Workshop Kit.
The kit contains great resources to continue the learning process at home with your baby, providing ways to help parents reinforce the teaching of signs.
The Parent Workshop Kit includes:
- The Baby Signs® Parent Guide (172 pages)
- Welcome to the Baby Signs® Program DVD
- My Baby Signs® Sampler DVD
- Signs at a Glance Flipper
- My Baby Signs® Bookmarks
The 1.5 hour workshop costs S$150 per family (includes tuition and 1 parent kit worth S$80).
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