Fewer Tantrums and More Fun
When babies can’t communicate constructively they get frustrated, leading to tantrums and meltdowns. We have all experienced the feeling of helplessness, trying to bring comfort an inconsolable baby, guessing at what they want.
Baby Sign Language lets your baby communicate what they want. They can tell you if they want their teddy bear, when they are hungry, if it is too hot, or if their tummy is hurt. Families that sign report that both parents and child experience less frustration.
Spending hours trying to guess why your baby is distraught is a dumb way to lose a night of sleep. Baby Sign Language both you and your baby address the root cause of these tantrums and spend more time enjoying each other’s company.
Enjoy a Closer Bond
When you and your baby are able to communicate, it forges a closer bond. When you and your baby can understand each other it increases the feeling of closeness.
Studies report emotional benefits including:
- Parents and children that sign report feeling closer and more tuned in to each other
- Babies that sign have fewer moments of distress
- Parents report feeling better about themselves and more confident about parenting
A Smarter Baby
Early exposure to signing helps a baby develop their language and reasoning skills. While other babies are still yelling to get what they want, signing babies are learning how to communicate with words and simple phrases.
Studies show long-term cognitive benefits including:
- +12 IQ point advantage
- Larger speaking vocabulary & forming longer sentences
- Earlier reading, and larger reading vocabulary
- Better grades in school