UpTodd Achievers Research Hub Product

Confirm Baby's Age Group

Baby's Age is Less Than 3 Years

We have Special Mega Kits for you

You selected baby's age as greater than 35 Months

Book Demo Session

Only 4 Spots Left!

UpTodd's Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy for complete data security

uptodd certified

Safe & Secured

Baby cognitive development

Cognitive development - A necessity in first five years of the birth : Piaget theory

by Dr. Harsh Mishra

NOV 23, 2020

Babies grow and develop rapidly in the first five years in the four main areas of development. These fields, cognitive and social/emotional, are motor (physical), linguistic and communication. Cognitive growth implies how kids think, explore and figure things out. It is the development of knowledge, skills, problem-solving and arrangements that enable children to learn about the world around them and understand it. Brain development is part of cognitive development.

Early childhood is a time of feigning, combining reality and imagination, trying to think in words of the universe. As young children move away from the need to touch, feel and hear about the environment and learn basic concepts about how the world works, they retain some initial ideas that are very interesting. How many of you, for instance, worry you're going to go down the bathtub? None of you, luckily. But a child of three should really think about it while they're sitting in front of the bathtub. A child will complain if he says something's going to happen tomorrow, but he's able to embrace the excuse that after we sleep, an occurrence is going to happen today. A young child may ask a question: How long are we going to stay? From this place to there? On the table when pointing to two dots. During this young age, concepts such as tomorrow, time, size and distance are not easy to comprehend. All tasks that are part of cognitive development include the comprehension of size, time, distance, fact and fiction.

Piaget believed that in our view of the universe, we are now continually seeking to preserve equilibrium. Young children are increasingly experiencing new experiences, objects and sentences with rapid improvements in motor skills and language development. In the module covering essential developmental theories, you have learned that a child can either assimilate it into an existing paradigm when faced with something new by balancing it with something they already know or expanding their knowledge structure to accommodate a new situation. During the preoperative process, many of the existing children's schemes will be questioned, expanded, and rearranged. Their entire world view may be changing.

As a parent, it is important to facilitate your child's cognitive development as soon as he/she is born, since this provides the basis for the success of your child in school and later in life. Evidence shows, for example, that children who can discern sounds at six months of age are more likely to learn to read at four and five years of age.

It is important that you frequently engage in quality experiences on a daily basis to promote your infant's cognitive growth.

Talking to your child and naming commonly used objects are examples.

  1. Let your child discover the toys and run around.

  2. Singing and reading to your kids.

  3. Exposing your baby to books and puzzles.

  4. Expand the child's participation in unique learning experiences. For example, your baby may have an early interest in dinosaurs, so you can take him/her on a trip to the Museum of Natural History to learn more about the time these creatures moved across the world.

  5. Answering the Why" concerns of your child.

Another way you can encourage the cognitive development of your child is to give him/her choices to get him/her to make thoughtful decisions. Your child should also be encouraged to explore different ways to solve issues. Though you may want to give your child some gentle guidance and motivation, give him or her time to try things like a new puzzle. This will take some patience on your part, but it will help you to learn eventually.

Join Master Parenting Classes for baby's right future.

About UpTodd

Introducing the world's best and only true personalized one-stop (patent pending) platform for the holistic developmental needs of infants and toddlers aged 0-5 years — setting a new standard in early childhood care.
At UpTodd, we've carefully curated our approach by leveraging insights from over 10,000+ research papers and tapping into the expertise of professionals from prestigious institutions like MIT, Stanford, IITs, and AIIMS. Our program integrates techniques from globally recognized methodologies, including early stimulation from Glenn Doman, Montessori's emphasis on independence and exploration, Howard Gardner's theory of multiple intelligences from Harvard University, Waldorf's holistic approach, the Reggio Emilia Approach's focus on creativity, indigenous parenting and mindful parenting. This comprehensive approach empowers babies worldwide to thrive and reach their full potential with evidence-based guidance.

Our Journey

In 2015, three passionate individuals embarked on a mission to uplift children's lives. As they ran an education-focused NGO, they uncovered a shared concern – young minds with untapped potential, hindered by foundational gaps.
After conducting extensive meetings with more than 5,000 parents of infants aged 0-5 years, which included their own families, a shared aspiration became evident: to provide brightest possible future to the child. But they observed challenges arising from the rapid pace of the contemporary world, leading to a decline in access to natural socialization & outdoor experiences that were once readily available. Additionally, there was a notable absence of guidance to help unlock the untapped potential of the babies.So, in collaboration with esteemed experts, We developed a tailored solution aimed at promoting brain development & delivering essentials. The results were astounding.
In 2019, UpTodd was born, accessible to parents in over 150 countries. We passionately believe that every child, regardless of their background, possesses boundless potential. We're here to guide you on a scientific and emotional journey to unlock it, by a customised program made for your baby.

Join us on this captivating journey, where every child is truly special, and every family's dreams matter.

UpTodd IOS App UpTodd Android App
Airtel Money American Express Freecharge Airtel Money Google Pay Mastercard MobiKwik Ola Money Paytm PayZapp RuPay Visa

Made with

Great!! Your demo discussion slot is already booked

We have raised your request again, our team will reach you shortly on your registered number.

Congratulations!! Your demo discussion slot is booked,

Our team will reach you shortly on your registered number.

Great!! Your demo discussion slot is already booked

We have raised your request again, our team will reach you shortly on your registered number.

Your Parenting Tips are ready

Click on the button to view the parenting tips