Nana, Can You Hear Me?

Nana, Can You Hear Me? A Guide for Families & Children

Paperback (20 Jun 2008) | English

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Synopsis

This book is written for adults to read with children and teens. The text encourages dialogue about the condition through the use of colourful illustrations presenting daily family life of people with hearing loss. Hearing problems among people of all ages are discussed in simple language and adults are provided with questions to ask children/teens to encourage conversation about the condition. Facts are supplied to help readers answer questions with greater ease, and specific terms are explained in the margins as glossary words. Some of the topics covered: How sound travels; First symptoms of hearing loss; Some causes of hearing loss; Coping with hearing loss; Hearing aids; Sign Language; The Ear; Hearing tests; Heredity; Closed caption televisions; Therapy dogs; Auditory verbal therapy.

Book information

ISBN: 9781873413791
Publisher: Merit Publishing International
Imprint: Merit Publishing International (UK)
Pub date:
DEWEY: 617.8
DEWEY edition: 22
Language: English
Number of pages: 40
Weight: 159g
Height: 215mm
Width: 215mm
Spine width: 5mm