Toys for children of the first year of life
Shop counters are full of a lot of toys. Nowadays it is not difficult to buy toys for children, both up to the year and older. All bright, all different, but how to understand such an abundance?
When choosing a toy, one must follow certain rules.
First, the toy must match the age of the child. A child under one year hardly needs a radio-controlled helicopter.
Secondly, the toy should contribute to the development of your baby. Those opportunities that appear in this period should be secured and developed with the help of toys.
Last, but not least, the toy should be like your child. What’s the point in a new toy, if the baby does not like it.
An important developing toy for children under 1 year old is a rattle! Rattle is a very universal thing! It affects many functions of babies. Rattle affects the coordination of visual, tactile, auditory functions and motor skills!
Dear parents, when you choose such a developing toy for babies, it is important that the shape of the rattle correspond to the size of the baby’s handle. A bright rattle will attract a small one. And, of course, take care of safety, make sure that the constituent parts are properly fixed.
Here is an approximate list of toys that children need from six to twelve months.
1. Clockwork mechanical toy. If this entertainment produces a sound, make sure that it does not irritate the child. Also the details should be safe for the baby.
2. Cloth doll. It will be good if the doll is flexible. Bright doll will help in the development of speech skills. Speak instead of a doll with a baby. Also, the doll is important for the socialization of the child. Show the baby how to put the doll to bed, feed, dress.
3. Picture books. Pages should be dense, better - washable. Pictures with the image of animals will be very exciting for the baby, because viewing is combined with imitation of sound or movements of animals.
4. Set the game with water. Will help make bathing even more exciting.
5. Figures of animals, average in size.
6. Toys for chewing, biting. The quality of the material must be perfect.
7. Pyramid with rings and thick base-stem. At this age of monophonic color. When the baby becomes older the rings should be multi-colored.
8. Soft toy, it is possible musical. Should not cause allergies. Music should bring a child pleasure, not discomfort.
9. Machine (any toy that rides), which can be carried for a rope, medium-sized. In such a toy there should not be small details that the child is able to break off and swallow.
10. Metallophone. The musical instrument will affect the improvement of the auditory function and the musical perception.