Language Resources

In addition to items on our website, here is a list of other resources which may be useful for learning more about language development.

Web Sites

Giving Every Child the Gift of Words:  Vocabulary of Children with Hearing Loss https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/hearingloss/features/feature-vocabulary-hearingloss.html

Five Language Activities for Children with Hearing Loss at any Age with any Language Level
https://cid.edu/2016/11/28/five-language-activities-children-hearing-loss-age-language-level/

Elements of a Language-Rich Home Environment
http://www.handsandvoices.org/articles/early_intervention/V8-4_Langrich.htm

https://www.infanthearing.org/signit/

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Zero to Three: Language and Communication-website
https://www.zerotothree.org/early-learning/language-and-communication

Gallaudet Visual Language Visual Learning and (VL2) Parent Toolkit
http://vl2parentspackage.org/

Language Learning Through the Eye and Ear Part 1 &2 (webcasts)
http://www3.gallaudet.edu/clerc-center/learning-opportunities/webcasts/language-learning-through-the-eye-and-ear-webcast.html

Setting Language in Motion: 7 modules sharing critical information for promoting early language acquisition for young children who are D/HH. Captioned, ASL and Spanish versions.
http://www3.gallaudet.edu/clerc-center/our-resources/for-families.html

Joint Parent-Child App Play Can Strengthen Language Development
https://community.hearingfirst.org/family/b/family-blog/posts/joint-parent-child-app-play-can-strengthen-language-development

Maine’s Collaborative Intervention Model:  You Can do it too!
http://www.gallaudet.edu/clerc-center-sites/early-intervention-network-supporting-linguistic-competence-for-children-who-are-deaf-or-hard-of-hearing/early-intervention-factors/factor-2/program-2-highlight/karen-hopkins-presetion.html 

Language/Communication and Social/Emotional Milestones in an easy to read checklist for 2,4,6,9,12 month olds and from 2-5 year olds
https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/actearly/pdf/checklists/all_checklists.pdf