My baby’s most beloved toy is her rubber duck. She calls it her ‘dut’. While she is just a baby and is expected to make mistakes like this, as a speech pathologist I know that there are easy things parents can do to help our children learn to say words correctly. Here are a speech pathologist’s top tips:
These few tips are easy to use but very effective and supported by research into how children learn to talk. For further information about effective ways to model speech to your child, visit this page and open the slideshow called ‘modelling’.