ERIC Number: ED082808
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
You Are Your Baby's First Teachers.
Segal, Marilyn M.
This easy-to-read manual for parents describes what a baby learns in the first year of life and suggests specific things parents or caregivers can do to encourage a baby to use his body, senses, and mind to communicate. Each chapter is concerned with 1 month of the infant's life and includes sections on (1) Baby's Viewpoint (discussion of the infant's developments during the month; (2) Motor Skills; (3) Seeing, Hearing, and Feeling; (4) Socialization; (5) Suggested Motor Activities; (6) Suggested Seeing, Hearing and Feeling Activities; and (7) Suggested Socializing Activities. Each chapter includes age-appropriate games, cutouts, and toys (with building instructions). A checklist for parents to record their baby's activities is also included. (SET)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Children's Bureau (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Nova Univ., Fort Lauderdale, FL.