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Learn With Less

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If you’re looking for information about baby development, or looking for ideas about how to play with your baby to support development, Learn With Less (formerly Strength In Words) is where we discuss all things early parenthood and early childhood. We help families (expecting parents, new parents, and seasoned parents) navigate those early years in an inclusive, educational, and supportive space. Join Ayelet Marinovich, M.A., CCC-SLP, author, singer, imperfect mother of two and pediatric speech-language pathologist, for a podcast for parents, caregivers, and educators of infants and toddlers of all developmental levels. Learn With Less is the place for families to access high quality, evidence-based resources about how their infants and toddlers learn and develop; for regular sessions of music, play and developmental information for both you and your baby, subscribe on Apple Podcasts and visit https://learnwithless.com!

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If you’re looking for information about baby development, or looking for ideas about how to play with your baby to support development, Learn With Less (formerly Strength In Words) is where we discuss all things early parenthood and early childhood. We help families (expecting parents, new parents, and seasoned parents) navigate those early years in an inclusive, educational, and supportive space. Join Ayelet Marinovich, M.A., CCC-SLP, author, singer, imperfect mother of two and pediatric speech-language pathologist, for a podcast for parents, caregivers, and educators of infants and toddlers of all developmental levels. Learn With Less is the place for families to access high quality, evidence-based resources about how their infants and toddlers learn and develop; for regular sessions of music, play and developmental information for both you and your baby, subscribe on Apple Podcasts and visit https://learnwithless.com!

iTunes Ratings

53 Ratings
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Thank you, Ayelet!

By Vicki Rackner MD - Jan 31 2020
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Ayelet, thanks for creating such helpful and actionable parenting content. I've taken on many challenges in my life, including my career as a surgeon. However, the hardest job I've ever taken on is being a parent! Thanks for providing ideas to make this job easier --and more joy-filled!

Parents will love it!

By TiggBitties - Apr 17 2016
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As parents, we found this show to be great! Learned a bunch and my wife has become a fan!!!

iTunes Ratings

53 Ratings
Average Ratings
47
3
0
1
2

Thank you, Ayelet!

By Vicki Rackner MD - Jan 31 2020
Read more
Ayelet, thanks for creating such helpful and actionable parenting content. I've taken on many challenges in my life, including my career as a surgeon. However, the hardest job I've ever taken on is being a parent! Thanks for providing ideas to make this job easier --and more joy-filled!

Parents will love it!

By TiggBitties - Apr 17 2016
Read more
As parents, we found this show to be great! Learned a bunch and my wife has become a fan!!!

Best weekly hand curated episodes for learning

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Learn With Less

Latest release on Jan 20, 2021

Best weekly hand curated episodes for learning

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

Updated by OwlTail 10 days ago

Rank #1: How Infants and Toddlers Learn About Emotions

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How do babies, toddlers, and young children learn about emotions? How to help babies and toddlers develop emotional skills, and top tips and resources for best practice when it comes to healthy emotional development and emotional regulation for toddlers. #emotionalskills #emotionalregulationfortoddlers #emotionactivitiesforkids #emotionaldevelopment #socialemotionalskillstoddlers #learnwithless @drlauramarkham

The post How Infants and Toddlers Learn About Emotions appeared first on Learn With Less.

Jan 21 2019

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Rank #2: Baby Sign Language: Tips and Research

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Why use Sign Language with infants and toddlers? Using gestures and Sign Language with young children is a tool to support the development of verbal language. We discuss the evidence that supports this practice and great tips and resources for parents.

The post Baby Sign Language: Tips and Research appeared first on Learn With Less.

Sep 30 2016

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Rank #3: Secret Guide To Tummy Time

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Ayelet: So, today I would like to introduce a very special guest to you. Her name is Rachel Coley, she’s a pediatric occupational therapist, and creator of CanDo Kiddo, a really wonderful online resource for parents, caregivers of, and professionals working with infants and toddlers. She’s also the author of several books, including my personal favorite, “Begin With A Blanket.” Welcome, Rachel, thanks so much for being here on Learn With Less!

Rachel: Thank you, Ayelet! I love the podcast – I’ve been enjoying it with my little one during nap times for her brother lately.

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Mar 24 2017

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Rank #4: Tips For Talking To Your Baby

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How to talk to your newborn baby and beyond: tips for talking to your infant and toddler to support communication development, beyond baby talk.

The post Tips For Talking To Your Baby appeared first on Learn With Less.

Nov 11 2016

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Rank #5: How To Respond To Your Babbling Baby

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When do babies start babbling? All you need to know about baby babble and vocal play, and how to boost your baby's communicative development.

The post How To Respond To Your Babbling Baby appeared first on Learn With Less.

Apr 22 2016

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Rank #6: Raising Bilingual Babies – Tips From A Speech-Language Pathologist

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There are so many questions when it comes to raising a bilingual or multilingual child. Here are the top tips for raising a multilingual child.

The post Raising Bilingual Babies – Tips From A Speech-Language Pathologist appeared first on Learn With Less.

Aug 19 2016

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Rank #7: How To Provide Early Literacy Experiences for Infants and Toddlers

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How DO you provide early literacy experiences for infants and toddlers?
In this episode, Ayelet sits down with Kayla O'Neill of Parenting Expert To Mom. Kayla and Ayelet discuss the term "early literacy," what kinds of experiences fall under that term (and how they foster and support early development), skills involved in the development of early literacy, and some wonderful tips and resources for integrating early literacy experiences into your everyday life. 

The post How To Provide Early Literacy Experiences for Infants and Toddlers appeared first on Learn With Less.

Feb 06 2018

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Rank #8: 3 Ways to Use Routines In Play With Your Infant or Toddler

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Using routines in play is one of the easiest and most developmentally enriching ways to engage in play with an infant or toddler.

The post 3 Ways to Use Routines In Play With Your Infant or Toddler appeared first on Learn With Less.

Nov 17 2017

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Rank #9: Bringing Montessori Home

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In this episode, Ayelet sits down with Montessori Parenting Mentor and Home Consultant Jeanne-Marie Paynel. Jeanne-Marie is founder and CEO of Voila Montessori. She guides expectant parents and caregivers of young children on how to prepare their homes for their young children to thrive during the first years of life. Jeanne-Marie and Ayelet discuss the Montessori philosophy, some of the ways we can bring it into our home, and how we can apply it to our littlest of humans, infants and toddlers. Jeanne-Marie offers specific tips and resources for families with infants and toddlers to use when deciding how they might want to bring Montessori home.

The post Bringing Montessori Home appeared first on Learn With Less.

Jan 17 2018

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Rank #10: Learn With Less: For Families With Infants And Toddlers… or Why Strength In Words is Getting A New Home

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Looking for a new parent survival kit? The parenting resources at Learn With Less can help. With new parent tips, information about infant and toddler development, learning activity ideas for babies and toddlers, and tips for combatting new parent overwhelm. #newparent #parentsurvivalkit #learningactivitiesforbabies #toddlerlearningactivities #parentingpodcast #learnwithless

The post Learn With Less: For Families With Infants And Toddlers… or Why Strength In Words is Getting A New Home appeared first on Learn With Less.

Oct 04 2019

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Rank #11: Positive Discipline and Brain Development

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Positive parenting, positive discipline, and parenting infants and toddlers. We know there is no "correct" way to parent, but how do various parenting styles impact our child's brain development?

The post Positive Discipline and Brain Development appeared first on Learn With Less.

Jun 13 2018

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Rank #12: Activities For Toddler and Baby

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Find developmental activities for your toddler and baby - support and play with both your toddler and baby at the same time.

Strategies used to keep afloat as a mother of “two under two,” resources when searching for developmentally appropriate, simple play activities for babies and toddlers, and simple ways to engage two young children at the same time (without feeling guilty)! #twoundertwo #babyandtoddleractivities #toddlerlearningactivities #toddlermom #parenting #newmom #toddlermomlife #learnwithless

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Mar 05 2019

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Rank #13: Developmental Leaps and Sleep

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How does development influence baby and toddler sleep habits and sleep changes? Ask any new parent and sleep struggles are a top issue! If you want to know how to get baby sleep through the night, and you're curious about a baby sleep schedule, learn more from a sleep consultant! #babysleepconsultant #babysleeptraining #babysleepthroughthenight #babysleepschedule #toddlersleepregression #toddlersleepthroughthenight #learnwithless

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Jul 11 2018

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Rank #14: How to Stop Yelling At Your Kids, with Amanda Rueter

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How to stop yelling at your kids! You don't want to yell at your young kids, but it takes emotional regulation practices to help manage stress for parents. Positive discipline techniques for discipline with infants and toddlers. #toddlerdiscipline #stopyellingatyourkids #positiveparenting #positivediscipline #selfregulation #parenting #birthtothree #learnwithless

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Sep 11 2019

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Rank #15: Why Pausing Works: An Early Communication Tool

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Communication is made up of verbal and nonverbal components: the power of the pause is a technique used to help young children to communicate.

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Jul 08 2016

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Rank #16: Tips To Meet Your Infant or Toddler’s Sensory Needs

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What do our senses have to do with early development and learning? What's the difference between a toddler tantrum and a sensory meltdown?

The post Tips To Meet Your Infant or Toddler’s Sensory Needs appeared first on Learn With Less.

Dec 15 2017

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Rank #17: How Babies Learn And Develop – Resources for Parents and Caregivers

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How do babies learn and develop? What do new parents need to know about how to support their new baby with learning activities for babies, or simple play ideas? Resources for new moms and dads, about how to support a baby's learning.
#babydevelopment #babydevelopmentactivities #simpleplayideas #babyplay #newbaby #newparents #parentingbook #learnwithless

The post How Babies Learn And Develop – Resources for Parents and Caregivers appeared first on Learn With Less.

Apr 23 2018

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Rank #18: Using the Language of Listening with Infants and Toddlers

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On this episode of the Learn With Less podcast, Ayelet speaks with author Tracy Cutchlow about one of the most difficult and important areas of raising young children: when our little ones are driving us crazy, how do we keep it together ourselves to raise a "good" human beings and support their development?

Ayelet and Tracy discuss the basic principles of Language of Listening®, ideas and research behind positive parenting strategies (and why these are often effective), and when parents can start using Language of Listening® strategies should it resonate with them.

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Mar 22 2018

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Rank #19: How to Read a Wordless Picture Book

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Wondering about the beneifts of wordless picture books? A wordless picture book is such a simple tool to develop early literacy skills - learn why!

The post How to Read a Wordless Picture Book appeared first on Learn With Less.

Jul 15 2016

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Rank #20: What Is Sensory Processing?

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Sensory play and sensory activities for infants and toddlers seem to reign on Pinterest these days... but what IS sensory processing?

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Sep 02 2016

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