Development of the child in 6 months
Half a year is not a joke, your baby has grown up and grown up, it’s not just a little man, but also a great person, whose opinion must be reckoned with.
For the sixth month of life the child is gaining 600-650 grams, and for the entire period from birth to 6 months 4200-4400 grams.
The growth of the child during the sixth month of life increases by 2-2.5 cm, and for the entire period by 15-16 cm.
By the sixth month of life, the proportions of the baby’s body begin to change, gradually approaching the usual proportions of an adult.
The circumference of the head for this month increases by 1.5 cm, and the circumference of the chest by 2 cm.
By the age of 6 months, some children are cut the first teeth. Thus the kid can become irritable and whimsical, because of that that its gums swell, are scratched and hurt.
Night sleep lasts longer, and in the daytime the baby shows more and more activity.
Neuropsychological development of the child in the sixth month
What can a child do in the 6th month? Very, very much!
Your kid already knows his name and responds to it, easily distinguishes his from others and begins to demand more and more attention to himself.
By the age of 6 months, the baby is getting better at sitting, so some babies can sit down on their own, while others can sit with support.
Develop tactile sensitivity, let the baby touch the different surfaces smooth, rough, warm, cold, soft, hard. When you touch a child to this or that subject, name and characterize it.
For development visual perception Offer the child toys in different colors and sizes.
For development of speech talk more with the child, comment on all his and his actions. Repeat simple words, speak to vowel sounds, change intonation, sing songs, read fairy tales, recite poems and nursery rhymes.
For a child of six months, the finger games, the play in the hands, the games with sounds, the hide-and-seek games are great.
For a baby six months, the mobile does not lose its relevance. Also for the harmonious development of the child, the following items and toys are necessary: musical toys (rattles, bell, drum, xylophone); ball; mirror and toys with mirror surfaces; rubber ring-teethers; toys for visual tracking (that is, those that allow you to follow the falling balls, with transparent walls, and others); picture books; pyramids; caps of different sizes and colors.
With each month, the kid requires more and more of your attention, because he learns all the most interesting things about this world from you.