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Learning development

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Creative learning & development: toddlers | Raising Children Network

Creative activities and creative play have big roles in toddler learning and development. Read how drama, music and art nurture imagination and thinking.

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Creative learning & development: preschool | Raising Children Network

Creative activities and creative play have big roles in preschooler learning and development. Read how drama, music, dance and art nurture imagination.

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Creative learning & development: 5-8 years | Raising Children Network

Creative activities and creative play have big roles in school-age learning and development. Read how drama, music, dance and art nurture imagination.

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Learning to walk

Your baby's first steps is one of the most exciting and memorable milestones in their development. Learn how you can help your baby learn to walk.

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How babies learn

Information on how children and babies learn, ideas to help your child play and learn, teaching them the essentials, plus links to trusted resources.

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Learning to crawl

Crawling is an important skill for your baby to learn and is a big milestone in their development. Your baby will crawl when they're ready, with their own unique style.

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Your baby’s growth and development – 10 months old

A 10-month-old will be very active. As a parent, you’ll probably be chasing them around as they crawl, and be learning more about their developing personality.

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Baby development at 7-8 months | Raising Children Network

Baby development at 7-8 months is all about playing, learning, moving, feeling and babbling. Get development tips and read how to spot developmental delay.

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Children with autism: language development | Raising Children Network

Children with autism spectrum disorder can have problems with language development. Get practical ideas for helping your child with ASD learn language.

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Child development in first 8 years: video | Raising Children Network

Child development and learning in the first eight years lays foundations for life. Development happens through play and interactions, as this video shows.

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