Did you know that you can begin to talk and interact with your child as early as birth?

If you did, then you’re on the right track to getting your child ready for the infant, toddler, and preschool years. If you didn’t, Talk, Play, and Read with Me Mommy will provide you and your child with many stimulating activities and games that are developmentally appropriate and designed to help enhance your child’s speech and language skills.

Talk, Play, And Read With Me Mommy

Animated Interactive eBook to Enhance Your Child’s Language Development from Birth to Age Five

Available Now on iTunes and Google Play Store!!!

 

Talk Play and Read With Me Mommy Interactive eBook – Apps on Google Play

Book Reviews

This clearly written, extremely user-friendly book will be invaluable to parents. It contains a plethora of ingenious ideas that you can incorporate into your everyday routines to enhance and expand your young child’s learning. Katarzyna Chawarska, PhD, Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine

The book provides key information about typical developmental milestones from birth through toddlerhood, and is chock full of clever games and activities to make learning fun. Wendy L. Stone, PhD, Department of Psychology, University of Washington; Director, Research on Early Autism Detection and Intervention (READi) Lab

I had the tremendous fortune of previewing this book and being coached by the authors when my daughter was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder at 14 months old. We actually had fun incorporating the creative activities into our daily lives. Along with therapy, these techniques undoubtedly contributed to my daughter’s amazing progress. Reading this book is like having these four leading consultants guiding you in your home every step of the way!
Stephanie S., parent Fantastic!

A marvelous, unique resource that fills an important need. This book is filled with practical and helpful advice and activities that parents can readily use when developmental delays are suspected. It enables you to take active steps to facilitate your child’s development.
Fred R. Volkmar, MD, coauthor of A Practical Guide to Autism

I will recommend this book to all the parents I work with. It is just what you need if you are worried about your infant’s or toddler’s development. The chapters are bursting with easy-to-implement games and activities, embedded in daily routines that could help any child.
Sally Ozonoff, PhD, coauthor of A Parent’s Guide to High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder, Second Edition

“So much is now being publicized about the importance of this subject and this book is right on point and very informative!”
James J., Amazon customer

“Since we all know the critical importance of engaging very young (birth +) children, this seems to be an invaluable book.”
  Phil Rumore, President, BTF.

“I read your innovative book, “Talk, Play, And Read With Me Daddy,” and I wanted to congratulate you on its publication. Innovators like you who put your expertise into making people’s lives better are truly the fabric of what makes our region great. The greatest natural resource of our region are people like you who have generous hearts and are willing to share that spirit serving others. As Erie County Comptroller, I appreciate your willingness to invest in our community. Thank you for using your gifts and talents to make our little corner of the world a better place to live.”
Hon. Stefan L. Mychajliw, Erie County Comptroller 

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“The activities will surely foster and strengthen the bond between moms and kids.” continue reading

Developing Children’s Language Skills Through Fun Activities
“The activities in the book are highly recommended for every mom or caregiver interacting with an infant, toddler, or preschooler!” continue reading

Town resident publishes ‘Talk, Play, And Read With Me Mommy’
by Anna Walters Reporter at www.amherstbee.com
“According to Gramlich, the book allows the parent to play with the child directly during playtime, storytime or for a few minutes out of his or her daily routine. She says depending on how creative the parent wants to get, activities can last a few minutes to 20 minutes.” continue reading

I’m a new mom: now what?
by Katie Coleman at buffalohealthyliving.com/may-2016/ page 12
“Jo Ann Gramlich, a Speech Language Pathologist at Buffalo Public Schools and author of an interactive book called Talk, Play, And Read With Me Mommy, explained how infants and children up to five years old develop their language skills. She said, “Reading is a fun way to talk to your baby. People think you have to wait, but you don’t. Everyone’s on the go all the time, so incorporating language skills within your daily routine is easier than you think.” continue reading

The ASHA Leader, November 2014, Vol. 19, 18-20.
“Jo Ann Gramlich, an SLP consultant at the Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo, New York, published “Talk, Play, and Read With Me, Mommy: Interactive Activities to Enhance Your Child’s Language Development From Birth to Age Five.” The book provides parents with developmentally appropriate activities and games designed to help enhance children’s speech and language skills.” continue reading

American Speech - Jo Ann Gramlich

Town resident publishes ‘Talk, Play, And Read With Me Mommy’
by Anna Walters Reporter at www.amherstbee.com
“According to Gramlich, the book allows the parent to play with the child directly during playtime, storytime or for a few minutes out of his or her daily routine. She says depending on how creative the parent wants to get, activities can last a few minutes to 20 minutes.” continue reading

Talk, Play, and Read with Me Mommy - Jo Ann Gramlich

I’m a new mom: now what?
by Katie Coleman at buffalohealthyliving.com/may-2016/ page 12
“Jo Ann Gramlich, a Speech Language Pathologist at Buffalo Public Schools and author of an interactive book called Talk, Play, And Read With Me Mommy, explained how infants and children up to five years old develop their language skills. She said, “Reading is a fun way to talk to your baby. People think you have to wait, but you don’t. Everyone’s on the go all the time, so incorporating language skills within your daily routine is easier than you think.” continue reading

Buffalo Healthy Living - Jo Ann Gramlich

“Talk, Play, And Read With Me Mommy” named 2018 NABE Pinnacle Book Achievement Award Winner in the CATEGORY of PARENTING & FAMILY continue reading

Pinnacle Book Achievement award - Jo Ann Gramlich

“Talk, Play, And Read With Me Mommy” named 2020 Reading With Your Kids!!! Certified Great Read continue reading

Jedlie's Reading with your Kids - Jo Ann Gramlich

“Talk, Play, And Read With Me Mommy” is a valuable resource for all families with young children continue reading

Do you want to help improve your young child’s speech and language abilities? Talk, Play and Read with Me Mommy is a wonderful resource for parents of young children continue reading

Contact - Jo Ann Gramlich

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Living through a pandemic is hard enough, but parenting and teaching children as they learn from home this school year presents a new set of challenges. continue reading

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - Jo Ann Gramlich

Amherst Author Writes a New Narrative for Parent — Parents are wearing a few extra hats during the pandemic. Probably the toughest one is that of a teacher. continue reading

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International Academy of Universal Self Mastery Founding Faculty Member Seal — Welcome to the International Academy of Self Mastery – IAUSM is an International Learning Campus where you can Learn from the Comfort of your Home. IAUSM connects students from all over the world with teachers who are ready to share their knowledge on all subjects of self-mastery. continue reading

IAUSM Universal Mastery Founding Faculty - Jo Ann Gramlich

1300 Elmwood Magazine, Buffalo State College Spring 2020, No.32 classnotes.
Jo Ann Gramlich, B.S.Ed. ’93, M.S.Ed. ’97, published the book and e-book Talk, Play, and Read with Me Mommy: Interactive Activities to Enhance Your Child’s Language Development from Birth to Age Five (2014/2019), which are available on her website (suny.buffalostate.edu)

Buffalo State - Jo Ann Gramlich

Local writer creates book to help kids learn speech — Many love the sound of babies babbling, but parents can become worried when language skills lag behind. To help them support language development, speech-language pathologist Jo Ann Gramlich created the book. continue reading

Talk, Play, and Read with Me Daddy by Gramlich

1300 Elmwood Magazine, Buffalo State College Winter 2021, No.33 Bengal Bookshelf.
Jo Ann Gramlich, B.S.Ed. ’93, M.S.Ed. ’97, published Talk, Play, and Read with Me Mommy and Talk, Play, And Read with Me Daddy. She also published a corresponding interactive e-book which is available on her website (talkplayandread.com) continue reading

Buffalo State - Jo Ann Gramlich

“Talk, Play, And Read With Me Daddy” named 2021 NABE Pinnacle Book Achievement Award Winner in the CATEGORY OF PARENTING & FAMILY. continue reading

Talk, Play, and Read with Me Daddy by Gramlich - Pinnacle Book Achievement award

About the Author

Jo Ann Gramlich headshot

Jo Ann Gramlich is an award-winning author and speech-language pathologist who provides evaluation and remediation services for children with communication disorders in early intervention and preschool programs at Pediatric Educational and Diagnostic Services-ECMC, Buffalo, New York. She has worked for the Buffalo Public School District of Western New York where she provided speech-language therapy for elementary and middle school-aged children. She holds a Master of Science degree in Speech -Language Pathology from the State University of New York College at Buffalo.

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