6 Month old babyCharacteristics:
A baby now has the ability to control their body.
A baby will begin to look for things they have droped.
Only needs slight support when sitting up.
That encourage crawling.
Baby books for pointing and talking
12 Month old ChildCharacteristics:
A baby understands much of what is said.
A baby will initiate actions such as talking on the phone, or drinking.
Anticipates actions, such as pointing the foot to put a sock on.
Toys that encourgae physical development.
Ride on toys
18 to 24 Months old childCharacteristics:
Can follow simple instructions.
Constantly trying and practicing.
Construction and building playstes.
Playdough or Clay
Toys to encoruage learning
4 year old childCharchterisitcs
Can walk along a curb, climb up the steps of a slide, use a monkey bar, ride a bicycle.
Learn to swim, skate, ski, dance and use a trampoline
May write own name on paintings.
Creative activity toys
Toys for learning shapes, colors, numbers and letters
Simple board games
5+ year old childCharcteristics
Can draw real things in pictures.
memory span expands
can solve problems
interactive pre-school toys