Month 12 – Stepping into the World
When the ability to verbally frame and remember concepts is only just beginning to develop, the brain must be stimulated through the senses… Movement grows the brain. It is a vital key to neural development, especially in the areas of memory and higher cognitive function.
–Don Campbell, The Mozart Effect for Children
Your baby’s learning experiences during the first year are astonishing. She knows how to coordinate her body through a variety of play experiences. She moves through space and can change spatial levels. Through her actions, she perceives and engages in her world from different points of view.