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5 Activities To Do With Your 6 Month Old!

Getting Started Any new skill can be frustrating to learn, and eating solid foods is no different. To minimize the challenges, offer your child food when ...

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Exploring nature and the outdoors... Babies and toddlers

Interesting Toys For Your 5 Month Old Baby

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Month 7: Top 10 Sensory Activities for your 7 month old

Create a Peek-a-Boo Sensory Board for your toddler to explore could make this a matching sensory activity

Fabulous sensory art project for kids with bubble wrap. Ideal for baby sensory and mess-free painting!

Month 5: Top 10 Sensory Activities for your 5 month old

Fun Sensory Development Learning Activities for Babies at Home. Follow the Light. Materials: flashlight

Baby is growing so fast and is always learning! Baby's vision is improving and they have begun focusing on nearby objects. Newborns especially love black, ...

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A young baby explores different textures in an activity chair that he received as a first

Month 2: Top 10 Sensory Activities for your 2 month old

The Basics of Exploring through Movement and Play with Your Baby and Toddler

Skip Hop Explore and More Baby's View 3-Stage Activity Centre: Amazon.co.uk: Baby

Texture boards are a stimulating way to explore our sense of touch and learn new descriptive words like soft, rough and fuzzy.

DIY Sensory Cube - Make a sensory cube for your baby or toddler to explore textures and colors!

Texture sensory board for baby. Made using free carpet and tile samples, paint chips, ribbons, etc.

Month 4: Top 10 Sensory Activities for your 4 month old



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Exploring green. Babies and toddlers

Add some different textures (bubble wrap, faux fur, textured place mats, fabric, ribbon) and let your little one explore! Perfect for babies ...

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I don't care how good this is for my development, I've had enough. Alla Shcherbak

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Such a great idea for babies and kids with visual impairments. You could customize it any way you wanted to introduce new textures and more!

The Play Gym by Lovevery

If baby hasn't started crawling yet they will be soon. Keep a close eye on baby to make sure they stay safe while exploring.

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Encourage your baby to explore the unique texture of the inside of a pumpkin without it ending up in his/her mouth (or a giant mess)!

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Exploring snow. Babies and toddlers

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Fine Motor Skills

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For more ideas, visit the “Explore Through Movement and Play” page at www.palmettobasics.org.

The Spin and Explore can be used with or without the platform and also includes little loops to attach other toys to the play mat.

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It's never too early to start introducing creative activities to children! Here are 12 FUN

If it's fun and it's messy – it can't be learning…can it?? Wrong! Babies and young children learn best through play.

40 Plus Sensory Activities for Babies and Toddlers

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Sand Play: Nature's Etch-a-Sketch

Baby development stimulating taste buds

Month 9: Top 10 Sensory Activities for your 9 month old

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A young boy plays with blocks inside a wooden box.


19 DIY Sensory Play Ideas for Baby

1. Laundry Basket Fun

Let your child explore, create and discover through messy play


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Activities. Discovery Baskets for Babies and Toddlers

Baby has recently discovered how amazing their hands are! Expect a lot of pointing and clapping. You may also notice their fine motor skills developing.

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Amazon.com : Infantino Textured Multi Ball Set : Baby Touch And Feel Toys : Baby

Providing new sights, sounds, activities and opportunities for your child to explore their environment is vital to cognitive development.

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Between packing the diaper bag for a beach outing, getting sand absolutely everywhere, and worrying about squeezing in nap times and snack times, ...

Different Kinds of Textures for Children

Different toys are also great! This little bug had the chance to explore some stuffed nature critters. I went with a nature theme.

Early Introductions to Sensory Gardens: Infants and Toddlers

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