A child 6 months
Motherhood / / May 08, 2016
Kid standing, sitting, trying to sort out the support legs and take the first steps.At the sight of your plate with dinner he tries to explore its contents.He loves it when you post it on the floor and place the toys around.He reaches out to him, throws, explores, makes an effort to explore the surrounding area.
Child development in 6 months (which should be able to)six months - a kind of anniversary, to which the baby "comes" with an increase in the average 64-67 cm and a weight of 6800-7200, the course, the individual characteristics of children of different deviations canit is about two weeks, and this is considered normal.Some kids grow up over the month by 2-2.5 cm, and gaining more weight - up to 7800 grams.
addition, baby :
- can sit in the cushions or support, confidently holding his head;
- some time may stand on its feet with the support;
- lying on his back, pulling feet in his mouth;
- crawling, moving to the stomach;
- explores toys, shifting them in their hands;
- throwing things and watching them fall;
- tries to get up, holding on to the back of the crib;
- turn into any side bends;
- knows very well his name, distinguishes between loved ones and strangers;
- utters the syllables, sounds, sings and murmurs, repeat heard the sound;
- trying to eat with their hands;
- aware of what things you say you found them;
- loves recurring phenomenon;
- distinguished by a tasty and tasteless food;
- may be a long time to focus on one subject;
- takes in the arm fully toys;
- looking for the missing out of sight of the subject - turns.
If the child by the end of the sixth month may not reach the toy and take her hand, does not respond to sounds and not asking for a hand, turning to an adult - do not hide it from the doctor.Perhaps you will be directed to pass an examination or to advise of any special educational exercise.
Child Care at 6 months
Try to engage with the child hygiene procedures when it is dry, do not freeze and lightly wrapped.Clean his ears, nose, and treat your skin, wash, wash away after each diaper change.Towels should be made of soft cotton - gently pat the skin without rubbing.Clean folds napkins, if you can not wash away the baby.In six months you will have to teach the baby back to the same routine - wash hands before eating, as the baby is very active, it picks up a lot of things, and in general - like to eat with his hands.
Bathing, as before, is held every day at any time.Too active kids better bathe in the morning.It is advisable to withdraw the special bathing time in the day time, as long as when bathing the baby was not hungry, and had a good mood.Do not leave your child in the bath one, even if the water in the bathroom quite a bit.Make sure that there is no hypothermia, the water must have a temperature of 37-37,5 º C, and should be warm in the room itself.Prepare in advance everything you need - a towel, soap toiletries, washcloths and toys.This month, babies may already have teeth - give them after eating a spoon of water, so that they can clear the mouth of debris.
Particular attention should be paid to care for delicate and sensitive skin of 6-month-old baby, otherwise avoid diaper rash, irritation, rashes and even suppuration.Maximize Time Spent baby without diapers and sliders - for the open air.Try to use disposable diapers only when walking and at night.If minor irritation is still there - wash the place, process of antiseptic ointment, chamomile broth or oak bark.
Gymnastics and massage is very useful for everyone, but especially for young children.Continue to do exercises using complexes recommended by doctors.
Eating baby 6 months
before breast-feeding do not forget to clean your baby nose so that he could breathe freely.Complementary feeding at this time is necessary to attach the baby to adult food slowly, play with it, generates interest and focuses attention to the food.It can take by mouth slices of vegetables and fruits, but basic food - porridge or crushed it with a decoction of vegetables or fruit juices.Solid food can change and the amount of breast milk or formula.
important rule - the new solid foods should not be administered within 7 days prior to inoculation to avoid allergies and stress on the gut.Allow the child to try the contents of the plates with it yourself, then spoon.
the child's mode of 6 months
daily routine 6 month does not change - baby is well asleep several times a day, for 1-2 hours awake and asleep at night, almost without waking up.5 single feeding can remain intervals - about 4 hours.Child Activity increases slightly, he can not sleep, even for a walk, which should be mandatory procedures.Takeout walk should be at a temperature more than 30 degrees and less than 10 degrees below zero.Bathing - 1 times a day, about 7-10 minutes.If the child is excitable - can be added to a bath before going to bed a decoction of herbs - Leonurus, valerian, mint, lemon balm.During waking hours, try to play more with the baby.
Classes with the child at 6 months (as developed)
With regard to physical development - do not force the issue and push the baby, so he sat and walked ahead of time.The time will come and he will acquire these skills on their own.Just often lay it on the floor, place the toy a short distance - to reach the object will be a great stimulus for the baby.Take away from this area all the dangerous objects that can hurt the baby, broken or undesirable to enter the mouth.Be sure to keep a massage, exercises on balls, floating in the water, it is necessary for the proper development of the central nervous system, strengthen the immune system.Tells him with poems, nursery rhymes, occupied his attention so that the kid was interesting.
Games and toys for children under 6 months
Try not to buy toys without a certificate of quality, as well as those who have fallen into the mouth, can break, small items secure on smooth lentochkah.Pomnite that the six-month crumb studying subjects handstouches, touches them, kneads.Let him touch the hard and soft objects, stick, stone, snow.Articulate with the name of the object.Pay attention to the development of motor skills, buy a toy puzzle.At the age of six months the main toys for babies are all kinds of cubes or pyramids.Disassemble and assemble toys with the baby, play with individual elements.
interesting and moving toys, where you can press the buttons, pull the levers, watch the lamp lights.Singing musical instruments, drums, maracas, houses with doors - all this helps to develop listening, good eye, logic, sensitivity of the skin.You can play with the baby's hands - a small charge, for example, the "paint-paint".You can learn to stroke the cat on toys, while saying "good, good."Let your child learn about the world in all its diversity, destroying them with a pyramid made from cubes or tearing the fabric, bending objects.
Medical surveillance 6 months
Age 6 months - time control pediatrician survey.Checked all the senses - hearing, sight, muscle development, speech, wealth, emotional response.The kid has to turn on his tummy to back, to change the position of the body, keep the head.Lying on his stomach, leaning on the handle, he should be able to grab the objects in front of him.The development of speech - Gulen, babble.The doctor ascertained the child's ability to sit with support.Also evaluated the mental development of the baby - wondered whether toys, whether other people react.Kid visiting the narrow specialists: a neurologist, ophthalmologist, otolaryngologist, cardiologist, orthopedist.If hemoglobin falls, appointed by blood tests, urinalysis checked the state of the urinary system.
Useful tips for parents
to your baby sleep well
Some babies sleep very sensitively.Some tremble, afraid of themselves.If the baby can not sleep in diapers, try to put him to sleep on his stomach, noticed.What a dream more peaceful.Restorative sleep and physical exercise, fresh air, swimming in the bath, tempering.
At this time the child already has a number of incisors.They may even knock on the circle.Sometimes the growth of teeth fever.Term growth of each teeth are very different, in this regard do not worry.The first to appear lower central incisors, then the upper front teeth.During their growth increased salivation, there is a desire to chew things, he sucks his lower lip.Often fever, may spoil the appetite.Alleviate the suffering of a child can be, giving him a special silicone ring.
transition into the adult bath
If still bathing the baby held in the children's bath - it's time to go into an adult.To accustom the baby to a shared bathroom can be jointly taking procedure.The water temperature may be the same as usual.Some parents try to teach your baby to swim, but it can only hold their breath and move to a little distance, their physiological development is not yet ready for serious swimming.Do not give it too much importance, otherwise the baby may be afraid of water, and then the fear will be a long time to accompany him.
word "can not»
need to be consistent in the education of children.It is impossible to prohibit too much, but the security issues you need to be adamant.To prevent less than a - view the property and remove all items that are dangerous - drugs, small buttons, chemicals.Close the outlet, shelves and drawers so that the baby could not pinch your fingers.Now, remember the main thing - if "no", then it should always be!