Use a pillow large enough for the infant to sit on. Sing "Pop Goes the Weasel," replacing weasel with the child's name. When you sing, "Pop goes (child's name)," have the child jump up and stand on the pillow. Younger infants will need you to hold their hand and help them stand.
Recommended Age: Birth-2 year olds
Activity Type: Offline Activity
Key Concepts: Music, Gross Motor
Alignment: IT-PMP 3, IT-PMP 4, IT-PMP 5
Given the school closures, CTB is sharing daily activities (digital and physical) that are standards-aligned and developmentally appropriate for preschoolers. Also see our research-backed assessment and learning games for parents and children.