What's happening now?

“I can make things happen!” That’s what your baby may be figuring out now. Here are some toys and activities to help your six-month-old learn about cause and effect, and encourage other learning through play.

“I am a firm believer that when it comes to kids’ toys, and entertainment in general, learning and fun should go hand-in-hand.”

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Types of toys for this age

Now your child might:

  • Physical

    Sit up – with a little support

  • Cognitive

    Look for something that drops

  • Social & Emotional

    Love peek-a-boo and pat-a-cake

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.