20 Ways to Boost Your Baby's Brain Power
20 Ways to Boost Your Baby's Brain Power. (n.d.). Scholastic. https://www.scholastic.com/parents/family-life/creativity-and-critical-thinking/learning-skills-for-kids/20-ways-to-boost-your-babys-brain-power.html.
During your baby's first years, they will grow trillions of brain-cell connections. But the rule for brain wiring is to use it or lose it. Synapses that are not "wired together" through stimulation are lost during a child's school years. When you provide loving, language-enriched experiences for your baby, you are giving their brain's neural connections opportunities to become wired together. In turn, your baby will acquire language, reasoning, and planning skills. These tips, books and activities will make sure your child’s brain is primed for years of learning ahead. To continue reading, follow the link above.