Activities for your 7-9 month old to promote their sensory development:

  • Touch – give different textured toys to play with
  • Hearing – read picture books to help baby connect words to images
  • Smell – provide baby with a new smell to see if they like it
  • Taste – introduce new foods gradually and watch for baby’s response
  • Vision – encourage baby to play with toys of various colors sizes, and shapes
  • Movement – place toys out of reach so baby has to roll, pivot, or crawl to them
  • Body awareness – introduce toys that involve pushing and pulling

Help your little one develop their senses!