What should my child be doing at 4 months
Every day you and your baby will learn a little more about each other. This short video is about baby development issues, particularly issues with vision, hearing and movement.
She also knows your voice and can turn her head to you when she hears you. He might even try talking to you in coos and sounds. Reaching out to grab things — like rings or rattles — or putting things in her mouth are some of the ways your baby learns about the world around her. And now that your baby is using his hands more, he might stare at them in wonder and amazement. When you hold your baby or help her to sit up, you might notice she has better control of her head movements and needs less support.
Around this age, your baby loves to move and will probably start rolling from tummy to back. When you give him tummy timehe might lift his head high or push up on his hands.
He might even sit up with some support behind and on each side of his body. But lots of crying might make you feel frustrated or upset. If you feel overwhelmedput your baby in a safe place — for example, a cot — or ask someone else to hold him for a while.
Take some time out until you feel calmer. Try going to another room to breathe deeply or call a family member or friend to talk things through. Never shake a baby.
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