Week One Activity
Stand in front of a mirror with infant and point her hand to parts of her body. Ask her “what is this?” Tell her the answer if she does not know and ask her again.
Week Two Activity
PEEKABOO[Finding a partly hidden toy]
Show infant a favourite toy. Partially hide it under a blanket as he watches. Encourage child to lift the blanket to grab hold of the toy.
Week Three Activity
Help baby build more elaborate structures with building blocks. Reduce your level of assistance gradually.
Week Four Activity
Fill a plastic bottle with beads, stones or beans & and another bottle with sand
Teach her to make various sounds by shaking the bottles. Make sure the bottles are sealed to prevent infant from trying to swallow objects
Week Five Activity
Tracking hidden objects activities.
Fill a bottle with water, place a cup beside it. Let baby fill the cup with water from the bottle. Let her empty the cup and fill it again. Show her how the bottle is being gradually emptied.
Week Six Activity
Place infant in a sitting position and ask her to stand up, sit down, come here, go there, close your eyes, open your eyes, show me your (hand, mouth etc.). Demonstrate what you are asking her to do so that she imitates you at first. Gradually, she will learn to follow instructions.
Week Seven Activity
PEEKABOO[Finding a totality hidden toy]
Make playful patterns with a lit flashlight against a wall. Let baby do the same.
Week Eight Activity
Mirror Reflection Activities.
Stand in front of a mirror with infant and point her hand to parts of her body. Ask her “what is this?” Tell her the answer if she does not know and ask her again
Pointing to things seen around.
Point to the window, point to the door etc.
Week Nine Activity
Show infant a picture or drawing of a person, point to their body body parts and ask her to name them.
down on a large cardboard paper. Use a marker to trace around her to produce her silhouette.
Let her get up and with her help, draw her eyes, ears nose etc. onto the silhouette. Tell her as you draw each part of her body what the part is used for.
Week Ten Activity
Place a small toy or object in your hand and open the hand so infant sees the object. Close the hand and ask her where it is. Show her the object. While she is watching move the object to the other hand. Close both hands and ask her where it is. Repeat the game and also let her try and hide the object from you.
Week Eleven Activity
With the help of infant, place a toy inside a small box that has a lid. Place that box inside another. Ask her to find the toy.
Week Twelve Activity
Using 3 plastic cups or plates of different colors( eg red, yellow green) with matching color of spoons or straws. Show infant how to match spoon or straw to cup or plate. Let her do the same.