How do you play with a 3 month old?
Other ideas for encouraging your baby to learn and play:
- Gently clap your baby’s hands together or stretch arms (crossed, out wide, or overhead).
- Gently move your baby’s legs as if pedaling a bicycle.
- Use a favorite toy for your baby to focus on and follow, or shake a rattle for your infant to find.
How many toys do newborns need?
Your baby should have three to five interesting things to play with, according to Houston-based social worker and psychotherapist Vicki Sherman, who has extensive experience treating and working with babies and children through play therapy.
What toys should I get my two month old?
Toys which boost a baby’s physical, cognitive, social-emotional and language skills may be the right choice like toys for 2 months baby girl can be a music box, soft books and toys for 2 months baby boy can include toy mobile, soft blocks.
Do I have to entertain my baby all the time?
Baby’s mind and body are constantly developing in the most amazing ways right now, and we get your enthusiasm about maximizing every moment of this key period. But the truth is, you don’t need to do a heck of a lot to entertain a newborn.