Learning to talk and communication with your baby
Grab a cosy blanket, a strong tea and your favourite snack because you’re about to get an excuse for a long sit-down. Here’s why reading to your child could be the best thing you do this week.
All babies develop at different rates. Find out about the stages and baby milestones you can expect during your baby’s physical development. Get ready for tummy time, rolling, sitting, crawling, cruising and walking.
Play-time has a significant role in your baby’s development. Here we discuss ways to help you enjoy interacting together, with information on baby play and communication.
Your baby may not be planning to tell you about their day over a cup of tea. But they will communicate a lot before speaking their first words. Here we talk about their body language, sounds and talking.
You might be worrying about what’s normal, ok or a sign that your 0 to 6 month old will study English at Oxford sometime soon. This guide talks about what to expect, how to encourage your baby’s babble and when to chat to someone else.
Here we look at babbling, gesturing and baby language development from 6 to 12 months. At this stage, babies are developing quickly and will gesture and recognise key words.
A baby’s first words are usually heard between 12 and 18 months. You can encourage speech development with baby talk and by recognising child language development stages.
Here we look at communication and language development in children. We discuss how you can encourage progress with your baby and eventually help a toddler learn to talk.