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Week By Week Activities for Young Babies - Montessori Baby Week 24

Somehow another 12 weeks with Theodore has zoomed by and he is now 5 months old! I can't really believe it to be honest. Life is moving so quickly with him that he feels like he's been her for just a minute while I also struggle to remember what life was like without his sweet presence. Teddy is such a beautiful soul. He's a content baby but more serious than some of my others. Right now he is moving all over the place, rolling and inch-worming himself along. 


Over these weeks, we have tried to engage Teddy in a variety of sensory, practical, and language activities naturally throughout our days. Most of his days are just spent at home, on the floor, learning to move. It's a joy to watch him and share some of what we have been up to. When looking at this list just know that this is one possible activity to do that week, not the only thing we did, and based on Teddy's own interests. Always remember to follow your child's own interests, skills, and needs. 

Here are activities from 13 to 24 weeks: 

Montessori activities for young babies up to 24 weeks old. These simple activities are easy to keep babies happy and entertained.

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13 Weeks Old:  Primary colors mobile /Dancer Mobile
14 Weeks Old: Tummy time over a pillow with a playsilk (hands free)
15 Weeks Old: Read Smile 100x a day from your back

Montessori activities for young babies up to 24 weeks old. These simple activities are easy to keep babies happy and entertained.

16 Weeks Old: Visit the local library (and hide among all the giant baby dolls 😅)
17 Weeks Old: give a turn brushing hair with soft brush
18 Weeks Old: DIY Ribbon Mobile

Montessori activities for young babies up to 24 weeks old. These simple activities are easy to keep babies happy and entertained.

19 Weeks Old: Skwish on elastic
20 Weeks Old:  Interlocking Disks
21 Weeks Old:  Join family meals with a spoon

Montessori activities for young babies up to 24 weeks old. These simple activities are easy to keep babies happy and entertained.

22 Weeks Old: Water and explore a plant
23 Weeks Old: mini DIY sensory bottle exploration
24 Weeks Old: Bell roller

Montessori activities for young babies up to 24 weeks old. These simple activities are easy to keep babies happy and entertained.


I hope these provided some inspiration for you with your young baby! What does your baby like to do at this age?
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