Activities for babies

Activities for babies 0-6 months, 6-12 months, 9-12 months. Cognitive activities, physical activities, and sensory activities for babies created by educators specializing in early childhood development

96 Babies (Birth to 12 months) activities

Bubbles for Mickey

Story by: AugustW

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Two-year-old Mickey learns that bath time isn't so bad.

Toddler Tongs

Arts & Crafts by: Nancy M.

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Practice fine motor control with tongs!

Basketball

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 5 mins

Learn colors and gross motor skills with this simple game.

TP Roll Bowl

Arts & Crafts by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time:

Play a simple and fun bowling game with easy to find materials.

Balloon Keep It Up!

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Have fun with a balloon! Get started the easy way with versions of sports using a balloon.

How I Feel

Story by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Teach your child about their own emotions using pictures of babies or themselves.

Clap Your Hands As Slowly As You Can

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Have fun doing actions slowly and quickly with your little tot. A great game for road trips when you're trapped in a car!

We’re Going on a Field Trip!

Poems & Rhymes by: Lily Erlic

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 3 mins

This is a fun rhyme to introduce children to field trips and the forest. Provide visuals if possible.

Little Plant

Song by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

A song with actions to teach your child about how a plant grows.

Find the Animals

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

A fun way to re-enforce the animal vocabulary that you and your child have discovered in books.

Red Fish, Blue Fish

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Fun ways to interact with the exhibits at an aquarium.

Look at Those Wheels!

Poems & Rhymes by: Susanna

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 8 mins

Rhyme calling out different vehicles rolling by - a car, bike, truck, scooter, and plane.

Let's Run!

Poems & Rhymes by: Lily Erlic

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 5 mins

Action rhyme to get kids running!

Leprechaun Trap

Arts & Crafts by: Nancy M.

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

How do you catch a Leprechaun? By making a trap of course! Let your child's imagination take control with this fun, hands on activity.

Airplane

Arts & Crafts by: QuintensMom

Ages: 12 to 54 months

Time: 5 mins

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's Super - no wait, it's definitely plane. Build an airplane using supplies from your Doctor's office.

My Photo Frame

Arts & Crafts by: sumana

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

This activity will show how easily kids can create their own photo frames.

Squash Games

Game by: Linda O

Ages: 6 to 60 months

Time:

Fun tactile play for babies 6 months and older. This exploratory play teaches size, weight, color and texture while providing organic play and...

Temperature Sensors

Experiments by: sumana

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 1 hour 10 mins

This experiment will help your child to understand feelings of hot and cold.

Stop Says The Red Light

Poems & Rhymes by: arjun

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 1 min

Learn what each color of the Stop Light says with this fun rhyme!

Ice Ornaments

Arts & Crafts by: Linda O

Ages: 12 to 60 months

Time: 5 hours

Have fun collecting, creating and hanging these Eco-friendly ice ornaments that later serve as animal feeders. Great for practicing observation...