Smart Toys for Every Age for Parents
An age-wise guide on play and the toys that encourage learning, promote motor skill development, and spark imagination.
Learning, Play, and Your 8- to 12-Month-Old for Parents
Your baby is learning more about the world through play and is beginning to use words. Keep those toys and games coming!
Learning, Play, and Your 1- to 2-Year-Old for Parents
Kids go from babies to toddlers during this time, from first steps to walking well. They also make major strides in language and communication.
Movement, Coordination, and Your 8- to 12-Month-Old for Parents
From scooting to crawling to cruising, during these months, babies are learning how to get around.
Movement, Coordination, and Your 1- to 2-Year-Old for Parents
Most toddlers this age are walking and gaining even more control over their hands and fingers. Give your child lots of fun (and safe) things to do to encourage this development.
Movement, Coordination, and Your 4- to 7-Month-Old for Parents
At this age, kids are learning to roll over, reach out to get what they want, and sit up. Provide a safe place to practice moving and lots of interesting objects to reach for.
Movement, Coordination, and Your 1- to 3-Month-Old for Parents
The reflexes they had just after birth start to disappear as babies this age gain more control over movements and interact more with their environment.
Occupational Therapy for Parents
Occupational therapy can help improve kids' cognitive, physical, and motor skills and build their self-esteem and sense of accomplishment.
Your Child's Checkup: 2 Years (24 Months) for Parents
Find out what this doctor's visit will involve and what your child might be doing by the second year.
Learning, Play, and Your 4- to 7-Month-Old for Parents
Your infant will learn to sit during this time, and in the next few months will begin exploring by reaching out for objects, grasping and inspecting them.