Where's Your Hand?

Baby Getting Dressed

Put one of your child’s socks on one of their hands, asking “Where’s your Hand?” How do they respond? Wave their hand? Look at it? Next, put it on the other hand. Do they respond in the same way or do anything differently?

See what your child is learning

As your child finds the answer to “Where’s your hand?” they’re practicing paying attention. They’re also working on controlling their hands and fingers. Focusing like this is an important skill in learning.

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