Thanks to everyone who entered our contest. The winner has been selected! Katie from Toronto. CONGRATULATIONS! (Please e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org for details on how to claim your price).
I can’t remember what made me want to take baby sign language classes, but I was intrigued and jumped at the opportunity when Kyle was around 8 months old. I signed up for a class taught by Sharon Isaacs Weisz (who I also went to high-school with) through the WeeHands program (http://www.weehands.com/profile.php?id=94). Sharon is a Private Speech-Language Pathologist for children and adults in GTA and York Region, owner of Toronto Speech Therapy, WeeHands instructor and proud mommy of a successful WeeHands graduate! Sharon has graciously offered one lucky winner a free baby sign language course through WeeHands (see details for entering contest below). You can also find out more information about her services on her website: www.torontospeechtherapy.ca
When I first signed up for my signing class, I hadn’t heard yet about all of the benefits of signing with your baby. In fact, I was just looking for another activity to do with Kyle. As it turns out, the class was more for the parents than the child. Continue reading