Baby Sign Language uses American Sign Language signs!

Baby sign language is a tool of communication that you can give to your pre-verbal baby. Babies begin to gesture at a fairly early age; putting their hands in the air to be picked up, pointing at things they want etc. They quickly learn that these movements will elicit a reaction from his/her parents. Taking…

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My Smart Hands Baby Sign Language

In a playful, educational and language-rich environment; parents and children will build their American Sign Language (ASL) vocabulary through whole child development activities: sensory bins and bottles, puppets, shakers, flannel board stories, music, movement and so much more.       My Smart Hands™ Level I These classes are 8 weeks in length and 50…

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Benefits of Baby Sign Language

Registration is now open for Baby Sign Language in Saskatoon! Join us for Level I or Level II starting in September. We offer small class sizes and space is filling up! Benefits of Baby Sign Language: • Helps Reduce Frustrations and Tantrums • Increases Parent/Child Interactions • Allows Baby to Communicate • Kick Starts Creativity…

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Baby Sign Language in Saskatoon (My Smart Hands)

Registration is now open for Baby Sign Language in Saskatoon! Join us for Level I or Level II starting in September. Benefits of Baby Sign Language: • Helps Reduce Frustrations and Tantrums • Increases Parent/Child Interactions • Allows Baby to Communicate • Kick Starts Creativity • Empowers Child & Their Families • Children Express Interests…

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When Can I Start Signing With My Baby?

I am often asked, “When can I start signing with my child?” The answer is never the same for each family, as each parent has their own reasons for using baby sign language their family. Based on child development, babies are ready for signing when they start moving their eyes and head to track toys…

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Wednesday’s ASL Baby Sign Word

What is Mr. E signing this week?     Emotions are a great way to sign with your older lovebug! Using ASL baby signs can help your lovebug express their needs during times when they are unable to communicate verbally

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Make Baby Sign Fun and Watch for Teachable Moments!

Make signing with your love bug fun and look for teachable moments! Signing should be fun! Do not worry about carving time out of your day to sit down and sign with your little. Rather signing can be used throughout your day in natural and fun ways! In our Level II class we used 5…

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Fall Mom *dad/caregiver and Baby Classes in Saskatoon

Buzz, Buzz! It is summer outside, and time to think about flying by for a mom (dad) and child class this fall! We have classes for your love bugs ages birth to 5 years of age! Registration starts this week. Our programs include: Ladybugs (Whole Child Development Class from birth to 12 weeks) Level I…

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Signing and Signing with Little Hands & Me

Signing and signing go together naturally. Most children’s songs have motions that go with them; keep in mind, however, that these are not always actual signs. While signing and singing, choose one or two words to sign for each song instead of signing all the words. In Level I we sign to the Itsy Bitsy…

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