As well as being a great way to help your baby recognise faces, this easy-to-make photo book will also be a real joy to look at in years to come.

What you need

Paper

Markers

Photos

Glue

String

Benefits

Picking up books and turning pages helps develop strength and coordination

Learning through watching and copying others

Builds confidence

Encourages creativity and sense of identity

How long will it take?

An afternoon

What to do

    1. Put a hole through the sheets of paper, then tie them together using string.


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    2. Fill the book with photos of your baby, you, Daddy, brothers, sisters, teddies and pets. You can also add memories and funny things they’ve said and done. Now look through the book with your baby – they’ll love seeing themselves and all the familiar faces in their lives.

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