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DVDs: Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome: The First 18 Months
Down Syndrome the First 18 Months
Php 1,700.00 – FREE SHIPPING within Philippines
Purchased from Amazon for $39.95 (excluding shipping)

Product Description: Woodbine House is very pleased to bring you this DVD filled with adorable images of babies with Down syndrome, inspiring stories of parents, and practical information from the leading Down syndrome experts. DOWN SYNDROME: The First 18 Months is a reassuring and realistic introduction to the unique joys and challenges that children with Down syndrome bring to their families during the critical first 18 to 24 months of life. Will Schermerhorn was inspired to make this DVD after his son with Down syndrome was born and he observed his wife’s relentless pursuit of information that would comfort and empower. He interviewed thirteen leading medical and developmental experts on Down syndrome–including Woodbine House authors, Libby Kumin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP and Patricia C. Winders, P.T.–on a variety of issues covering: Newborns: diagnosis, health care, breastfeeding, heart defects Health Concerns: parent-professional relationships, ear, nose, and throat, nutrition and feeding, dental Therapies: language and speech therapy, physical therapy New Expectations: the impact of having a child with Down syndrome on the family and the world Heartwarming footage of young children with Down syndrome is interspersed with the interviews with parents and experts. Throughout, perspectives provided by veteran parents who share their joys and concerns will reassure new parents. DOWN SYNDROME: The First 18 Months is an inspiring and educational DVD for parents who want to know more, and an excellent tool for support groups, medical professionals, and libraries to support families.

Discovery: Pathways to Better Speech for Children with Down Syndrome
PHP 1,300.00 – FREE SHIPPING within Philippines
Purchased from Amazon for $29.95 (excluding shipping)

Product Description It is essential to lay the foundation for speech development as early as possible for children with Down syndrome. The latest research shows that an integrated approach to speech development is most effective, including the combined use of spoken words with sign language and text, paying attention to hearing loss, and addressing intelligibility issues. Now, parents who are looking for information and guidance on their child’s speech development have a new resource to rely on. DISCOVERY: Pathways to Better Speech for Children with Down Syndrome, is an 81-minute DVD from Blueberry Shoes Productions, the producer of DOWN SYNDROME: The First 18 Months. This invaluable resource offers practical advice, examples, and expertise for parents and professionals to follow as they help children with Down syndrome from infancy to age seven become the best talkers they can be. DISCOVERY covers: Communication Milestones Hearing Issues Encouraging Speech Making Speech Understandable When Talking Begins Building Vocabulary & Grammar Connection Between Reading & Speech An international group of experts on speech development and Down syndrome discuss their methods and explain how to put them into practice. Additionally, the DVD features knowledgeable parents who comment on what techniques and approaches have worked best for their children. And children with Down syndrome also appear throughout the DVD, demonstrating the range of achievement that parents can expect. DISCOVERY makes an excellent companion resource to EARLY COMMUNICATION SKILLS FOR CHILDREN WITH DOWN SYNDROME and CLASSROOM LANGUAGE SKILLS FOR CHILDREN WITH DOWN SYNDROME. Highly recommended for parents, this DVD should also be shared with speech-language pathologists, teachers, and anyone who is interested in finding the best ways to help children with Down syndrome reach their full potential.

Kids with Down Syndrome Staying Healthy and Making Friends
PHP 1,300.00 – FREE SHIPPING within Philippines
Purchased from Amazon for $29.95 (excluding shipping)

Product Description From the producer of the popular DVD, DOWN SYNDROME: THE FIRST 18 MONTHS comes the follow-up DVD. The new film explores the many milestones of childhood with Down syndrome: walking, talking, reading, friendships, going to school, and the blossoming of personality and independence. KIDS WITH DOWN SYNDROME brings together parents and professionals from the United States, Canada, England, Ireland, Scotland, Australia, and New Zealand to give an up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the years when kids learn to walk to just before adolescence. Along with the joys of childhood come the everyday challenges of parenthood, such as toilet training and behavior issues, and the demands of caring for a child with special needs, including IEP preparation and working with health care professionals. Children with Down syndrome may also have medical concerns that require close attention, such as sleep apnea and issues related to hearing, nutrition, and exercise. KIDS WITH DOWN SYNDROME takes a careful, comprehensive approach to provide all caregivers the roadmap they need.

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TV Teacher Videos Now Available in the Philippines

We are pleased to announce that TV Teacher Videos is now available in the Philippines through Theraconcepts. Let us help children learn how to write with TV Teacher Videos.

We invite you all to watch these demos.

Learn to write the alphabet with Alphabet Beats by The TV Teacher.

Learn to draw with The TV Teacher

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Product Descriptions:

DVD description: Looking for a FUN handwriting program? This is a winner! Alphabet Beats™, by The TV Teacher™, are educational videos that teach children how to write the alphabet quickly and easily!

This award-winning multi-sensory approach has produced amazing results with children especially for those with special needs! Their engaging visual demonstrations and catchy letter chants will have your child running to letter time! Children love to have fun with Miss Marnie as she teaches writing and presents more than 8 vocabulary words in each 5- minute letter chapter! Concepts such as body parts, spatial concepts, opposites, animals, sensory items, community helpers, gross and fine motor activities, and so much more – all in their writing DVD’s. Through their user-friendly menu, any letter chapter can easily be chosen. It’s visual. It’s fun. It’s effective!

Workbook description:
The Alphabet Beats™ writing workbooks contain shaded and dotted line letters, as well as starting point dots to help guide your child in making the correct letter formations.

These workbooks offer slightly larger spacing – helpful for those children just beginning to write and for those with fine motor challenges. Each page is dedicated to one letter, and is presented with minimal distraction to help keep children focused. Spiral bound at the top – great for left or right-handed children

DVD description: Finally a FUN pre-writing program! The TV Teacher’s™ newest program, Strokes, Shapes & Scenes™, will help children love learning to draw! Through engaging visual demonstrations and fun rhythmic songs, watch Miss Marnie motivate your child like never before. You’ll be amazed at the results!

Strokes (|,-,+,\,x) chapters help children develop basic pre-writing strokes. Shapes (circle, triangle, square, rectangle) chapters teach drawing basic shapes and encourages children’s creativity to convert them into pictures. Watch Miss Marnie make a train out of her rectangle! Each shape chapter demonstrates over 8 creative pictures! Also included is one chapter on how to make an oval, a heart, and a 5-pointed star!

Scenes chapters follow Miss Marnie on 4 different adventures. Encourage memory recall with their “think back” phrase and draw a complete scene. Learn to draw a house, people, trees, bikes and more!

Workbook description: A perfect complement to the Strokes, Shapes & Scenes™ DVD, this workbook incorporates dotted line drawings for each basic picture made in the Shapes section (over 8 per major shape!) as well as for the four scenes drawn. Tracing and coloring along with the guidelines will help build your child’s confidence that they can do it too! Spiral bound at the top – great for left or right-handed children

Voted by an independent group of parents AND educators as THE 2009 EDUCATIONAL DVD OF THE YEAR!!

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