Learning vocabulary and expanding language can happen throughout a child’s day! Using silly songs and descriptive words can help strengthen your child’s language at bathtime, meal times, and getting ready for the day. Language is fun! Keep your activities playful and avoid “quizzing”. Below are some easy tips you can incorporate within daily activities.
Getting Ready in the Morning:
Label and describe clothing as your child gets dressed.
Make silly sounds for bath toys
Describe sensory qualities of the food
Looking for more tips to encourage language development? Download "Beginning with Babble" from wherever you get your apps. It’s a free and informative resource full of great ideas to expand language for children ages 0-4.
Blog written by: Katie Bode, Speech Therapy Student