What does it take to learn to talk?

It takes gestures, sounds, play... and much more.

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16 by 16 Series

16 by 16 Series

Did you know that children should use
at least 16 gestures by 16 months?

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Growth Charts

Growth Charts

Learn the milestones.
Launch language early.

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Resources

Resources

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16 Gestures by 16 Months Lookbook

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