For those of you with a pint-sized family member at home, you may have heard of the latest baby toy trend — sensory bags. Children (and adults, for that matter) learn best when they engage the senses. By exposing babies to different textures, colors, or sounds, they are developing cognitive skills. Which is why sensory bags are the greatest thing to hit the baby circuit: they’re super easy to make and provide hours of mess-free play. Try these #DIY tutorials.
This activity falls in the Cognitive domain CD29. These sensory bottles can be used during quiet/nap times when your infant is not yet ready to sleep. Exploring these sensory bottles will provide cognitive growth and development in your infant.
What can your baby play at 6 months old? Lots of things! Her favourite toy is you, of course, so all the time you spend together chatting, cuddling, singing and doing everyday life things is invaluable in giving your baby the best start in life.
DIY Sensory Blocks - a wonderful sensory toy for your little one, but wouldn't they be GREAT in speech therapy? Close your eyes, touch, now describe how it feels. Use your best vocabulary words for describing!
We did it! At 10 months actual age and 7 months corrected, our little preemie babe born at 27 weeks is sitting up independently! It took some time obviously, but my goodness – is being able to sit up ever a game changer! And not only for him and his play either… For