19 August 2003

Fun things to do at eight months

Stimulate your baby this month by doing the following activities.

  • Encourage self-feeding.
  • Play water games – give him containers that he can use to pour from but always supervise him near water.
  • Play a variation of peek-a-boo by hiding her face with a cloth. She will soon learn to pull the cloth away.
  • Place an interesting object a short distance away to encourage independent movement.
  • Repeat the word “tatta” so that he can learn the meaning.
  • Reward good behaviour.

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