You may be surprised at how much your 9-month-old has grown and what they have learned! Here are some milestones that you may expect from your baby.
9 month old baby activities may include start creeping and crawling. This is a good sign because crawling signals that they are getting ready to learn how to walk! Here are some other 9 month old baby activities to look forward to:
Your baby may be able to stand while holding onto something for support. You may even notice that your baby is able to pull themselves up to stand.
Your baby may be able to get into a sitting position without your help. Additionally, your baby may be able to sit up without support.
Just like your baby’s body, your baby’s brain is growing as well. They may watch an item’s path as it falls. They may even look for items that you hide.
When it comes to cognitive 9 month old baby activities, your little one may start to enjoy games, such as peek-a-boo. They may also be interested in putting random items like their toys in their mouth. They may also begin to pinch small items to pick them up.
As part of 9 month old baby activities, do not forget to include playtime to stimulate development.
Communication and Language Skills
Your baby’s communication skills may be getting sharper. They may understand what “no” means, points at things with their finger, and copies gestures and sounds of others.
Your baby’s vocalization skills may start to mature, which could signal that they are closer to saying words. They may often enjoy to babble and say sounds, such as “bababa.”
Social and Emotional Development
You may notice that they may be scared or hesitant to interact with strangers. However, they may be clingy with any familiar adults and family members. Additionally, they may even have some favorite toys.