The Basics

The Basics Principles are five fun, simple, and powerful ways to help all our children aged 0-3 grow to be happy and smart.

Week 39

Explore Through Movement and Play


(Ages 1-3)

Play obstacle course.
Make a simple obstacle course using blankets, pillows, or boxes. See if your child can go "over," "under," "around," and "through" them.


(Ages 0-1)

Mirror play.
Give your baby a small mirror to play with or sit in front of a large mirror together and make silly faces. Point to and label their body parts.