Developmental Baby Toys By Ages and Stages
Newborn to Three Months
Contrary to what you may believe, newborns and very young infants only develop their vision the first few months of their lives. They see only black and white. Things like faces and voices are what attracts and holds their attention. In this stage they start becoming aware of their own bodies so concentrating your attention on their tiny hands and feet is necessary. Some recommended baby toys to be used at this age and stage are:
• Black and white toys
• Play mats
• Socks and wrist rattles
Kaloo Zig Music Rabbit, Blue
A musical, hanging baby toy. Pull the ring down and hear the beautiful song “Sounds of Silence” as it soothes your baby. A happy bunny face with a “squiggly” body, hands and feet to entertain and enchant a child bringing joy and laughter into the nursery.
Baby’s first workout mat. Soft and colorful, with a baby mirror. Designed to stimulate and promote head lifting, neck, and upper body strength.
ALEX Toys, Rattle & Teethe
Teething can sometimes be uncomfortable for baby, but friends from Shake, Rattle, and Teethe can ease the pain along. Bright faces, multiple textures, and rattles entertain while providing the visual stimulation for growing minds. Light and easy to hold, Shake, Rattle and Teeths of friends baby toys are ready for playtime, naptime or anytime they need a buddy to keep them company.
Between the stage of three to six-month babies are able to grasp and hold objects. The unfortunate thing as many of you may know is that it excites them and they feel the need to put everything in their mouths. Perhaps it is because it is during this time that many babies begin to teeth.
During this time, you also find the majority of babies on their tummies. After many tries of pushing on their hands and knees and eventually learn to sit up.
A great collection baby toys to have between three and six months are the following:
• teething rings
• soft blocks
• play mats with toys that hang
• soft squeaky toys
• finger puppets
Sensory Ball Set of 9
Mega Set Ball value pack. Includes green Triangle ball: 5″, Sensory See-Me red ball 7″, Stripes two Sensory See- Me orange and yellow 4″, Peanut purple ball 2½”, two Massage Roll balls red and yellow ball 3″, Rainbow soft balStripe’s: 7″, ball 5″.
Each candy-colored cube has a secret. Figure it out by moving it about. Look inside and find the beads. Maneuver the cube until the beads land where they belong. Four cubes, four skill levels. Are you up to the challenge?
All three Soft Pals – Teether, Rattle Squeaker in one great, easy to wrap gift package. Features are the same as the individual Soft Pals above. All being machine washable and easy to grasp!
Tube Shakers Display
Bursting with color and sound, the Rainboshakers are light yet durable, and easy to grip. Shake as a rattle or turn over to listen and watch the beads swirl! Assorted colors.16 rainbow shakers
Shake N’ Roll
Colorful, fun and exciting rhythm set. Combining gentle ocean sounds with a soothing rainfall assures to create a calming experience while providing infants and toddlers an early peak to the world of music. Develops and enhances audio and visual skills as well as introduces the concept of cause and effect.
Babies’ fine motor skills are improving. They start using pincer grasp around this time, which opens up a whole new territory of play.
Some babies start to crawl at this age.
And babies are starting to understand object permanence, which often leads to “stranger danger” fear and anxiety (absolutely normal).
Toys babies of this age enjoy:
• small balls
• peek-a-boo books and toys
• toy cars and push toys
• soft dolls
• sensory boxes
Great for Baby Ball pool‘s first book, delightful self-play, social playing, role playing at its best, narrative thinking skills and so much more! A lovable puppet who travels through an enchanting ocean, sky, city and forest in the soft and colorful book, stimulating imagination all along the way. Puppet can be played with by itself or can integrate with the book.