Early Developing Responses

In this video, we talked about early development responses to tones and facial expressions.  This is a key step in a child’s language development.

Take a look at the checklist of early responses in your workbook. Place a checkmark next to the items you know your child has mastered and circle the skills your child has yet to develop.


  • Rossetti, L., 2005. The Rossetti Infant Toddler Language Scale. East Moline, Ill.: LinguiSystems.
  • Lanza, J.R. and Flahive, L.K. (2008). Guide to communication milestones : concepts, feeding, morphology, literacy, mean length of utterance, phonological awareness, pragmatics, pronouns, questions, speech sound acquisition, vocabulary. 2012 ed. East Moline, Il: Linguisystems.