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Ways to play with my son

Postby Enlighten Meow » Tue Jan 16, 2018 4:22 pm

I would very much appreciate any suggestions at all on how to play with my son or any toys at all that i could make for him to play with he is about 3 months almost 4 months old
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Re: Ways to play with my son

Postby corvidus » Thu Jan 18, 2018 8:21 pm

Awesome! My niece is about that age :)

From what I’ve seen, she likes toys she can chew on. It’s around the time her teeth are developing beneath the gums.

Also, my parents (her grandparents) basically take household items and see which ones she likes to chew on and play with. Obviously not dangerous ones. She prefers shiny things, things which sound nice, and things which she can laugh at.
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Re: Ways to play with my son

Postby blue_moon » Fri Jan 19, 2018 2:03 am

Kids are really simple. They will find interest in everything really! Babies toddlers kids and teenagers all the same.
They want to explore and learn by themselves.

At that age - jusr like corvidus says - they love thibgs they can hold with their little hands and fit into their mouth ;)
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Re: Ways to play with my son

Postby Crazy Cat Lady » Sat Jan 27, 2018 3:27 am

At that age the best toy is *you* lol. Talk, sing, make funny faces. A neat trick my dad taught me when my oldest was that age is to sit with the baby facing you, make eye contact and say "o" nice and drawn out. It might take a few tries, but the baby will start trying to mimic you.

Soon baby will do it back! It's really neat to watch the learning process and really brings home that babies are much smarter than we realize! The "o" sound is supposed to be easiest to start with because it's really easy for them to see how you are doing it. You can move on to other sounds as they make progress. It's a great trick to startle people with too!
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Re: Ways to play with my son

Postby LC » Sat Jan 27, 2018 9:02 pm

I agree with the chewing stuff. I like those things that have water in them? At that age, it shouldn’t bust. I may be wrong but there are those things that they can bat and squeeze above them. If I remember correctly babies love looking at themselves
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Re: Ways to play with my son

Postby Kassandra » Sun Jan 28, 2018 3:27 pm

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