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5 Language Developments of Babies from Birth to 12 Months

One afternoon, I was carrying my baby nephew. I was walking him in the neighborhood. I was saying to him while pointing what we saw from the dogs, cars and our neighbors. 282 more words

Language Learning

Horrible Histories: Wicked Words by Terry Deary

Horrible Histories: Wicked Words by Terry Deary and illustrated by Philip Reeve, paperback non-fiction, 191 pages, first published by Scholastic Ltd in 1996, this edition published in 2011. 238 more words

Book Review

Language Develops in a Social Context

“Learning a word is a social act.” The psychologist Paul Bloom reminded us that language development is built on a multitude of social interactions. Humans are inherently social creatures—from the moment of birth, a child is fawned over and cooed at, beginning a lifetime of social connection. 1,160 more words

Language Clubs

Janice Tucker Shepard

Title: Speech-Language Pathologist

Company: Chicago Public Schools

Location: Chicago, IL

Chicago, IL, August 4, 2015, Janice Tucker Shepard, MS, CCC-SLP-L , Speech-Language Pathologist at Chicago Public Schools, has been recognized by Elite American Educators for dedication, achievement and leadership in speech pathology. 265 more words

Speech Pathology


On a regular basis I find myself completely shocked by how quickly Bingo is growing and changing.  As I try to shove her foot into a suddenly-too-small shoe, as she climbs down a short set of stairs, as she casually says “octopus” as if it’s no big deal, my breath catches and I find myself wondering, “When did that happen?” 469 more words


Sibling Conversations: The One With the Bubbles

Big Bro K got a bottle of bubbles solution from his teacher…

Little S: Is it your teacher give you?

Big Bro K: Yes.

S: Is it she just give you? 93 more words