Children’s brains develop rapidly from ages birth through three. Brain development affects all areas of a child’s growth.
The first three years of a child’s life are critical for learning and development. Many parents ask how they can help their child’s brain develop. The best way is to actively engage your child through some brain development activities everyday
These are some of the activities you could make your children do at home easily
Activity 1 : Pattern Matching Activity with Shapes
An image and it’s corresponding shapes are given in the printable sheets as shown below. You can download it from the below link and take a print of it.
After taking printout the shapes needs to be cut separately and the pieces need to be given to the children.
The child have to look at the image provided and make the pattern with the cut out shapes given to them
Activity 2 – Colour coding
You can randomly draw up (↑) and down (↓) arrows in a paper and give the child an index or code that the up arrow needs to be coded with red and down arrow with green
The same way we can randomly write alphabets and numbers as well
Activity 3 – Image coordination
You can draw an image of a boy and girl and stick it on a box. Then each boy and girl image can be cut in to three pieces . Mix up these cut pieces randomly and ask the child to arrange it in order
Activity 4 – Find the common one
Draw three boxes and mark different colour dots in each box but , one colour should be common in all box.
Then ask the child to find out which colour is common in all the boxes.
The same way you can write alphabets and numbers and ask them to find common one
Activity 5 – Shadow matching
Provide kids with some image of animals, birds or anything that they like along with the shadows of them.
Ask them to match the corresponding image with their shadows
You can download the image and their shadows from the below link
For more details watch the below video