As you dress your child, copy the sounds you hear them make, like “ah, eee, ooo, bee, dee” How do they respond? As you make a sound, place their fingers on your lips so they can feel the vibrations and movements of your lips. Try different sounds as you do!

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Touching and listening to sounds fosters your child’s interest in listening and communicating. It won’t be long before you’re having back-and-forth conversations with real words.

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