They begin to develop trust, begin to socialize through smiling. As they begin to communicate their needs, children develop self-confidence, they begin to understand that words have meaning and people will respond to their sounds. Physical movement consists of sitting, crawling and learning to transfer things from one hand to another.
At Mini Miracles ChildCare, our Infant Care Program focuses on the following:
By encouraging your infant to play with various soft musical toys, washable stuffed animals and rattles.
With our caregivers providing tender loving care, cuddles, referring to infants by their name and communication between the caregiver and the infant, being nurturing and encouraging.
Talking, singing, reading and naming of objects on a daily basis. As well as cardboard picture books, a variety of musical tapes and puppets.
Fine and gross motor skills are practiced as well as grasping toys, rattles, teething rings, play gyms, vinyl mats and push and pull toys.