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Alert Attention

When your baby is awake, here's some fun ways to engage her.

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All About Me Poster

A fun activity to help you share what makes your child special.

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Beginning to Share

This activity helps your preschooler practice sharing with others.

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Biscuit ring

Make a tasty treat with your child and connect it to a familiar song.

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Boys’ Day Carp

Celebrate Boy's Day by making a carp, which is a Japanese tradition.

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Caring for Teddy

Help your child learn simple directions by having him care for his teddy.

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Cereal Spill

Help build your child's fine motor skills by doing this activity with him.

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Create a Story

Create your own story with your child.

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Cup Phones

Use cup phones to teach your child about communication.

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Dancing with Baby

Activity to help you have physical contact with your baby, helping soothe him/her.

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Doodling Together with Crayon

Toddlers are more active in exploring the world around them because of their increased mobility. Tog

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Drying Song

Make learning fun, even while taking a bath!

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Face Time with Baby

infant thrive on positive interaction with adults. Here is a way to support your child's development

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Family Rules

Come up with simple rules together that everyone in the family can follow.

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Father’s Day Card

Make a special card for special occasions, such as Father's Day.

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Flashlight Search

Help your child learn new vocabulary with this engaging activity.

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Float Your Boat

Support your toddlers development with this activity.

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Following Directions

Make following directions fun by using games, music, and dancing.

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Food for Thought

Take your toddler along when you go grocery shopping.

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French Bread Pizza

As you make this recipe with your child, ask questions throughout the process to encourage her think

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Fruit Slush

Simple and refreshing snack recipe to do with your child.

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Garlands (Lei) and Chains

Make a wonderful lei or garland using household items.

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Goodnight Room

Try this activity to put your baby to bed.

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I See You

Although babies cannot yet communicate with words, a large part of their early brain development occ

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Is It the Same or Different?

Use objects to talk about how items are the same or different.

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Let’s Go Shopping

Set up a pretend grocery store.

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Let’s Pretend

The sky's the limit on what you and your child can pretend to be or do.

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Lullaby for Baby

When it's time for your baby to sleep, softly sing your child a lullaby.

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Make a Kiss Box

Teach your child about emotions by making this kiss box.

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Make a Special Story Time Book

Make a special story book for your child based on the "Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See" book

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Make Your Own Special Book

Make your own book about a special day or person.

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Make Your Own Tent

Play make-believe! Provide your child with simple toys and props that he can use in a variety of way

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Massage My Gums

Expose your child to gum cleaning, a precursor to brushing teeth.

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Mirror, MIrror, What Do I See?

Help your child identify different emotions and facial expressions.

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Mother’s Day Collage

Make a special collage for special occasions such as Mother's Day.

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My Feelings Book

Create a book that helps your child identify different feelings.

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Nature Walk

Here is an activity to support your preschooler’s development.

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Nursing Time

When your baby is nursing, here's some ways to bond with him.

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On the Go Ravioli Spinach Lasagna

Cooking teaches valuable lessons. This quick and delicious lasagna dish is something the whole fami

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Ornaments

Make custom ornaments with your child.

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Pan Sushi

Cooking teaches valuable lessons. Enjoy this delicious sushi recipe with your child!

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Picture Frames

Have your child choose a special photo and make a frame for it.

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Picture Gallery

Help your infant recognize and identify friends and family members in his life by doing this activit

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Pizza Balls

Delicious recipe that will help your child learn how to sequence in a fun way!

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Placemats

Make your very own placemat.

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Play Time, Work Time

Engage your baby as you do household chores.

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Play with Sounds

During everyday routines, respond to the facial expressions and sounds that your baby makes.

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Puppets

Make several puppets and perform a puppet show together.

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Read, Read, Read

Reading aloud to your baby is an important form of stimulation, exposing her to early ways of commun

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Red Light, Green Light, and Yellow Light Too!

Teach your child safety by playing this interactive game.

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Sensory Board

Create a board of various objects and talk to your infant about the items, using descriptive words t

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Sing While You Work

Sing songs during routine activities to make them fun.

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Singing and Movement

During everyday activities, sing to or play simple games with your baby.

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Sock Puppet

Puppets are a great way to build your child's oral language development.

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Soothing Your Infant

Calming techniques that you can try with your baby when he is anxious, upset, or sad.

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Stuffed Portabella Mushrooms

This delicious meal idea is fun to make and eat!

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Swaying, Swaying

This is a calming activity that you and your child can do together.

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Tell Me a Story

With your family, share different stories from the past with your child.

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Thumbprint People

Fun art activity to do with your child.

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Turkey Avocado Burritos

Cooking teaches valuable lessons. Enjoy making this burrito with your little one.

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Valentine’s Day Card and Rhyme

Celebrate Valentine's Day by making a card and rhyme for your loved one.

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Watching a Toy Go Out of Sight

This interactive activity is a great activity that you can do with your infant to encourage him/her

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Which Is Best?

Build your child's problem solving skills by helping him come up with solutions when problems occur.

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