What's happening now?

As thinking skills mature and your baby begins to understand more complex concepts, try games that encourage natural curiosity, and busy activity toys with lots of features to explore.

“A great way to soothe your child? Listen to music. Find the music you like and just hold them.”

Anne, mom of Jason

Types of toys for this age

Now your child might:

  • Physical

    Try walking, with hand-holding help from you

  • Cognitive

    Anticipate the “surprise” phrase in favorite children's songs

  • Social & Emotional

    Enjoy games like peek-a-boo

Children develop at their own pace and reach milestones at different times. The highlights mentioned in this website are approximate guidelines only. If you have any questions about your child's development, consult your healthcare provider.