What's happening now?

What a year! Full of discoveries, physical progress, and so much fun for you and your baby. The confidence you’ve inspired will help your one-year-old be ready for the second year’s exciting milestones … eager to learn even more through play!

“I always rewarded them with lots of hugs and praise when they took those first steps (or tried to).”

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Types of toys for this age

Now your child might:

  • Physical

    Move a toy out of the way to get to another one

  • Cognitive

    Understand much of what you say

  • Social & Emotional

    Mimic others’ actions, like talking on the phone

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.