Communication Development Activities for 4-6 Month Old Babies
Are there communication games or activities that you can play with a 4-6 month old to help develop their communication skills? Yes! Check out these fun communication activities to help with 4-6 month old language development.
At 4-6 months, you will see baby babbling and laughing. Use these tips to help develop baby’s skills:
- Read to baby by talking about the pictures in the book
- Have “conversations” by asking questions and answering them yourself
- Repeat baby’s sounds back to them
Did you know baby produce different cries for different reasons, e.g. hungry versus tired? Also, baby can now begin to recognize an angry versus a friendly voice—so keep interactions light!
Want to see more communication games for babies? Check out these videos!
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To learn more about language and speech development by age, visit our Communication page. This page dives into topics like how babies communicate, expressive and receptive language skills by age, and communication and language activities for babies.