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Title:
365 games babies play : playing, growing and exploring with babies from birth to 15 months
Author:
Ellison, Sheila.
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Publication Information:
Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, [2003]

©2003
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365 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781402201080
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Book

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Each day with your baby brings new moments of caring, teaching, holding and growing through baby's first experiences. Filled with magical ways to create and enhance those special everyday moments, 365 Games Babies Play will help you celebrate each once-in-a-lifetime opportunity you and your baby share. Book jacket.


Table of Contents

1 Caregiving
1 Bonding
2 Diaper Time!
3 Bottle- or Breast-Feeding
4 Mama's Scent
5 Baby's Right to Cry
6 Safe to Explore
7 Daily Routine
8 Look before You Leap
9 When Baby Grabs the Spoon
10 The Gift of Gab
11 Bathroom Exploration
12 Getting Dressed
13 Make a Potty Book
2 Beginning of Language
14 Tippy Toe
15 Gurgles and Coos
16 Baby Sign
17 Baker's Baby
18 More Piggy Toes
19 Instant Replay
20 Picture This
21 Put In--Take Out
22 Nose, Eyes, Hands
23 Uh-oh, It's the Giant
24 Telephone Talk
25 Mirror Magic
26 Give Me
27 Baby's Poem
28 Who Says MOOO?
29 Expressing Emotion
30 Where Game
31 Big or Little Sorting Game
3 Feeding Fun
32 Playing the Breast-Feeding Game
33 Highchair Shenanigans
34 Apricot and Apple Puree
35 Vegetable Custard
36 Yogurt Plus
37 Mashed Potato Sculpture
38 Guess the Scent
39 Chocolate-Dipped Fruit
40 Designer Pancakes
41 From Bottle to Straw
42 Playing the On-the-Go Food Game
4 Water and Bath Activities
43 Newborn Bathtime
44 Simple Bath Toys
45 Bubble Fun
46 Toys Play Hide and Seek
47 String of Floaters
48 Tea for Two
49 Freeze Dance
50 Frozen Treasures
51 Water Painting
52 Some Float, Some Don't
53 Happy Helper
54 Bubbles and Waves
55 Playing the Sunscreen Game
56 Playing the Water Safety Game
5 Bedtime
57 Playing the Sleep Game
58 When Baby Won't Play the Sleep Game
59 Rock a Baby
60 Together Time
61 Bedtime Tape
62 Kiss Me Game
63 Peace Hug
64 Flashlight Games
65 Dream Pillow
66 Imagine
67 Teeth Brushing
6 Baby's Room
68 Safety Tips
69 Stuffed Animal Solutions
70 Baby's Dresser and Storage Tips
71 Allergy Free
72 Wall Mural
73 Penny Wish Container
74 Baby's Own Time Capsule
75 What's Up There?
76 Baby's View
77 Display Shelf
78 Blackboard
79 Photo Wallpaper
80 Photo Fun
81 Rotating Art Display
82 Friends and Family
7 Floortime
83 Mirror Play
84 Welcome to My World
85 Crawl Space Race
86 Scarf Magic
87 Pick Which One
88 Croquet for Crawlers
89 Off and On
90 Box of Socks
91 Fill and Roll
92 Cheerio!
93 Wrap It Up!
94 My Beautiful Balloon
95 Stack Attack
96 Tube Slide
97 Tub of Delights
98 Make Me a Match
8 Movement
99 Massage
100 Stretching
101 Dancing the Night Away
102 Tummy Time
103 Morning Exercise
104 Go Get It
105 Baby Flying
106 Mirror Dance
107 Follow Me
108 Simon Says
109 Walk and Find
110 Scarf Scuffle
111 Leaf Stomp
112 Big Swings
9 Art and Sculpture
113 The Art's in the Doing
114 First Paintings
115 Hands of Love
116 WaterColor
117 Mark and Erase Pictures
118 Tea Party Dough
119 Contact Collage
120 Crumple Crazy
121 The Scribble
122 Musical Chalk
123 Sandpaper Line Designs
124 Stained Glass Window
125 Blob Painting
126 Pipe Cleaner Sculpture
127 A Box Is a Box
128 Butterfly Art
10 Toys and Games
129 Black and White Pictures
130 Baby Watch Games
131 Mobiles
132 Personal Picture Book
133 New Switch it Game
134 Textured Touch
135 Finger Puppet Play
136 Dropping Games
137 Games with Balls
138 Kitchen Boxes
139 Blowing Games
140 Ball in Balloon
141 Classic Games
142 Match My Picture
11 Music
143 Foot and Hand Jingles
144 Baby's Song
145 Baby Babble
146 Clapping Games
147 Music Is Hiding
148 Your Child's Voice
149 Rhythm Sticks
150 Picture This, Sing That
151 Drum Time
152 Story Sound Effects
153 Funny Song
154 Louder, Softer Please
12 Dramatic Play
155 Spider Time
156 Horsey Ride
157 Mr. Moon
158 Ding-a-Ling
159 Puppet Play
160 When You Do This, I Do That
161 Simple Costume Design
162 A Day at the Races
163 Set Design
164 Deep Sea Adventure
165 What to Become?
166 Magic Carpet Ride
167 Dress-Up Box
168 Finders Keepers
169 Nursery Rhyme Productions
13 Nature
170 Backyard Safety
171 Meet the Animals
172 Feel the Wind
173 Sunrise
174 Snow Storm
175 Wish Upon a Star
176 What's That Smell?
177 Centerpiece
178 Sky's the Limit
179 Nature Walk
180 Bird Watch
181 Plant a Seed
182 Shadow Play
183 Special Tree
184 Let's Go Fishing
185 Leaf Masks
14 Storytelling
186 Read from the Beginning
187 Stuffed Friends
188 Do I Have One for You
189 Remember What We Did Today?
190 Draw and Tell
191 Auditioning All Dolls
192 Little Performer
193 Baby's Day Book
194 Baby's Adventure
195 Rotating Picture Tale
196 Shadow Blasters
15 On the Go
197 Where to Go
198 Travel Tips
199 Car Games
200 Restaurant Tips
201 Restaurant Games
202 Napkin Art
203 Finding a Lost Child
204 Grocery Store Game
205 Shopping Cart Safety
206 Silly Photo
207 I Spy
208 Travel Kit for Fun
209 Picking a Vacation Location
16 Child Care/Play Groups
210 Playing the Daycare Game
211 Daycare Checklist
212 Hiring a Baby-Sitter
213 Baby-sitter Training
214 Organizing a Playgroup
215 Playgroup Leaders' Responsibilities
216 Parent Questionnaire
217 Calm Down
218 Group Songs with Actions
219 Circle Time
220 Obstacle Course
221 Common Games
222 Co-op Baby-Sitting
223 Saying Good-bye
17 Parks, Playgrounds, and Outdoor Play
224 Be Prepared
225 A Place to Park
226 Anticipate Problems
227 Swing Rhythm
228 The Sandbox Scene
229 Tiny Treasure Hunt
230 Five, Six Pick Up Sticks
231 Baby Soccer
232 Blanket Games
233 Touch Adventure
234 What's Yours Is Mine
235 Backyard Beasts
18 Celebrations
236 Neighborhood Welcome
237 Baby Sleeps through the Night
238 Sibling Party
239 Baby's Birthday
240 Birthday Theme Ideas
241 Pass the Parcel
242 Baby Things Exchange Party
243 Thanksgiving Box
244 Winter Picnic
245 Sing Along
246 Christmas Morning
247 The Way We Were
248 Baby-Shower Games
249 Husbands' Turn to Serve
19 Family Growth
250 Point of View
251 Family Journal
252 Perfect Imperfection
253 Family Postcards
254 Teach Compassion
255 Do Nothing Day
256 Love Letter
257 Family Photo Game
258 Surprise
259 Thirty-Minute Talk
260 Video Moments
261 Play Date
262 Nurse Duty
20 Mother's Time
263 What Is a Mother?
264 Tea for You
265 Surrender Control
266 Vision Poster
267 Write It Now
268 Role Models
269 Fun Time
270 Jazz Clean
271 Learn It Together
272 Buy Flowers
273 Special Photo Album
274 Time to Organize
275 Makeover Magic
276 Weekend Escape
21 Dad's Time
277 Baby's World
278 What Is a Father?
279 Another Dad
280 Mother and Wife
281 Reality to Fantasy
282 Dad Things
283 Who Are You?
284 Box Forts
285 Junk Mailman
286 Shoe Box Train
287 Talk about Feelings
288 Sex after Baby
22 Siblings
289 You Are Great
290 A Picture of Me
291 Child's Photo Album
292 A Hero's Story
293 Big Brother and Sister Shirts
294 How I Feel
295 Puppet Theater
296 Nature Collage
297 Homemade Picture Book
298 Handprint Cookies
299 Puppet Pop-Up
300 Ring of Love
301 Video Visits
302 Food Fair
303 Where's Your Bottle?
23 Grandparenting
304 What Do You Need?
305 Meet the Neighborhood
306 Establish a Play Area
307 Baby's Memories
308 Excursions
309 Traditions
310 Photo Opportunity
311 Individual Attention
312 Life on Tape
313 Plant a Garden
314 Picture Frame
315 Grandma's Jewelry Box
316 Lullaby Lane
317 Childproofing Grandparents' House
24 Recording your Thoughts
318 Your Child's Journal
319 No Time for Problems
320 Birthday Letter
321 News Update
322 Positive Feelings
323 What's in a Name?
324 Fantasy Day
325 Your Journal
326 Letter to Yourself
327 Life Story
328 Daydream
329 Letter of Thanks
330 Make a Family Tree
331 Write a Family Newsletter
332 Make a Time Line
25 Games Parents Play
333 New Baby Survival
334 Balancing the Workload
335 Diaper Rash
336 Ways to Soothe Crying
337 Thumb and Pacifier Tips
338 Good Night, Baby!
339 Ear-Infection Prevention
340 Stranger Anxiety
341 Introducing Solids
342 Doctor-Parent Relationship
343 Parental Confidence
344 The Question of Television
345 Bottle Weaning
346 Biting
347 The Question of Discipline
348 Avoiding Conflict
349 That Isn't Fair
350 Quieting Fears
351 Clothing Wars
352 Moving to a Bed
26 Development
353 The First Two Months, Big and Small Muscles
354 The First Two Months, Express and Think
355 Three to Five Months, Big and Small Muscles
356 Three to Five Months, Express and Think
357 Six to Eight Months, Big and Small Muscles
358 Six to Eight Months, Express and Think
359 Nine to Eleven Months, Big and Small Muscles
360 Nine to Eleven Months, Express and Think
361 Twelve to Seventeen Months, Big and Small Muscles
362 Twelve to Seventeen Months, Express and Think
363 The Road Ahead: Eighteen to Twenty-Four Months, Big and Small Muscles
364 The Road Ahead: Eighteen to Twenty-Four Months, Express and Think
365 The Road Ahead: The Terrific Twos