- Age: 4 - 6 months
- Time: 5-10 minutes
- Materials: Brightly colored blocks
Developmental BenefitColor and Shapes
- When your baby is lying on his or her back, put a brightly block near one foot and lightly grasp the toes of the foot to draw attention to the block.
- Join in the fun once it is noticed. Ask, "What have you got there?"
- Add a second bright block of a different color on the other side of the feet.
Other Activities for 4 - 6 months
Child Development by Ages
Here are some guidelines for each age group, which help you understand your child's potential. Everyone develops differently, but most children reach these milestones by a certain age. Click on the bar below to find out more about each age.
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