The Wonder Weeks
How to Turn your Baby's 8 Great Fussy Phases Into Magical Leaps ForwardBook - 2003
Provides a description of a baby's first year and a half and introduces eight developmental steps an infant takes during that time, offering toys and activities that are helpful during each stage.
Your Baby's Developing Mind: What a Wonder-ful World!
In The Wonder Weeks, you'll discover the specific dates during their first 14 months when all babies take eight major developmental leaps. And you'll learn how to help your baby through the eight great "fussy phases" that mark these leaps within a week or two.
Wonder week by wonder week, you'll see how your baby's mind is developing. Now you will know which games and toys are best for your baby during each key week and how to encourage each leap forward. Calendars, charts, and checklists help you track your baby's progress-- and finally make sense of his fussy behavior.
This is a baby book like no other. It will be your indispensable guide to the crucial "wonder weeks" of your baby's first year.
Covers eight major developments that occur in a baby's first year, outlining for parents what changes are taking place in their child's brain and how to appropriately support and respond during each transition. Original. 20,000 first printing.