Listen Little Star
“Listen Little Star” is a listening program specifically designed for parents and caregivers of babies who are deaf or hard of hearing (birth–6 months) and their professionals. It can also be used for all “beginner listeners” under 12 months of age. It consists of a series of guided lessons to help parents and professionals to facilitate the baby’s learning of listening and spoken language while living their everyday life.
The “Listen Little Star” program consists of five e-books.
1. Program Guide and Baby Response Checklist
2. Activity Book with Lessons 1, 2 & 3
3. Activity Book with Lessons 4, 5 & 6
4. Activity Book with Lessons 7, 8 & 9
5. Activity Book with Lessons 10, 11 & 12
Each Activity Book consists of three lessons; there are 12 lessons in total.
The lesson are designed to help parents make an immediate start, and speaks to them as if the Auditory-Verbal Therapist is actually beside them, guiding and coaching them. Also included are some hints to help parents take care of themselves, such as relaxation and breathing exercises, plus counseling for managing anxiety.
Activity Book with Lessons 10, 11 & 12
This book contains lessons ten through twelve. Topics include establishing a routine, speak before doing and extending speech to flow into sentences. At the end of each lesson there is a reminder list of activities you can do with your baby.