The first months of a child's life, and until the age of twoThese are a very important time to activate the child's abilities and develop his intelligence.
The toys of awakening allow the child from practice various activities allowing him to develop his senses, to establish the relationship between them, as well as to develop his mind.
There are different activities to initiate your baby through educational learning books, activity tables for babies, etc.
What early learning activities should your child explore ?
The awakening and games walking cart
A walking cart is a small toy usually made of wood. It is very useful for your baby is learning to walk. Once your child begins to stand, you can give him or her this walking cart.
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It is about half the size of your child and is equipped with wheels. Your child will lean on this cart and push it to walk.
You can adjust the speed of the cart to your child's pace, allowing them to push safely. The face of the walking cart is decorated with games including interlocking shapes, gears, etc. In addition to learning to walk, the cart allows the baby to to do many activities.
The walking carts cost approximately 40 euros, they are available in different sales sites.
The book of awakening for babies
There are different models of books of awakening for babiesdifferent according to the content and the material of the book. You will find both cloth and paper books and the content also varies between music, stories, animal pictures, etc.
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For babies, it is better to focus on cloth booksIt is flexible and therefore more secure for the child.
The benefits of these books are:
Early learning books are very important to develop a child's intelligence and senses;
they are full of colors and images which allows the child to distinguish different colors and shapes.
Bathtime games for children
The bath time learning games allow the baby to have fun while taking a bath. Especially if he cries during this activity, it is the best way to distract him.
There are many bath toys, including bath sprinklers. These are small plastic toys of different colors that take the shape of different animals.
You can also find plastic bath robots. The child pours water into the head of the robot and then the water falls on the whole body of the robot, it is a fun game that allows the child to understand the movement of water.
The toys of awakening of activities
On the market, you will find different models of learning cubes. They differ in size and material (plastic, fabric, etc.).
Obviously, just like the early learning books, the awakening cubes in fabric are to be preferred when the child is young.
The learning cubes include several activities that allow the child to to use all its senses. Among these :
- hide and seek;
- the puzzle;
- music, etc.
The activity tables are from small multicolored plastic tables. They are equipped with many games.
Infantino 360° activity table, convertible into a table with light and music tray - 3 in 1 table for babies and children, for the stimulation of the senses
Janod- Baby Forest Activity Table Large Stacking and Manipulating Toy-With Labyrinth, Abacus, Gear and 3 Wooden Animals, J08018, Multicolored, From 1 year
Janod - Jolie Prairie Wooden Activity Table - 7 First Age Activities - Multigame Table - Fine Motor Development and Musical Awakening - Watercolor - from 12 months, J05327
You will find activity tables with small animals and attractive shapes that allow the child to play different gamesSome activity tables are equipped with a piano that the child can tap on. Other activity tables are equipped with a piano on which the child can type to compose music. This type of table is very useful for the baby to develop his mind and to connect his different senses.
The baby cushions are from small cushions with different animal shapes that you should give to your baby from birth. They are equipped with small toys attached to the sides.
There are other cushions that transmit music and vibrations when touched.
These are cushions that you can wash them without damaging them.