- Age: 6 weeks - 3 months
- Time: 5-15 minutes
- Materials: shatter-proof mirror, enclosed area
Developmental BenefitConfidence and Self Esteem
- Place your baby in his or her crib and hang a shatter-proof mirror on one side of the crib where your baby can see it.
- Start talking to your baby and then tap on the mirror to get him or her to look over.
- The mirror will provide your baby with visual stimulation while he or she is lying in the crib. Eventually, your baby will begin to understand that the cute baby staring back is their self!
Other Activities for 6 weeks - 3 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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