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Your child is now 2, and has become even more, uh, assertive. But his defiance really results from the tug of war between his desire for independence and his continuing need for help. What he’s doing again and again is testing his limits.
Along with independence come expanded language skills. He can now speak in short sentences and has become more purposeful, telling you what he needs or wants. He is also beginning to understand abstract concepts. He can ask for more milk, and inquire about whether he can go air jordan ix 9 powder black grey to bed later. But he still doesn’t understand what next month or next year means.
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Ride on toys: Your child will still air jordan 11 legend blue white black legend blue love wheeled toys he can push himself along on such as tricycles and wagons pedaling is probably more than he can handle. Look for ride on toys that are well balanced. Cargo holds that allow your child to pack and unpack for his trips are a nice feature.
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Art supplies: Invite your child to be creative. Set up an area in your home where it’s okay for him to be messy. You can prompt his artistry by asking your toddler to draw certain things: The sky, or grass, or even what the sound of rain looks like. When you’re feeling brave or maybe the word is energetic bring out tempera paints and some broad brushes and watch how these additions charge up the creative process.
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Construction toys: Your child may become interested in new construction possibilities. Consider giant building blocks or air jordan spizike gym red play sets with pieces that can be linked or snapped together. Your child can create buses, trains, or entire farms, complete with furnished houses.
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The roles for young men in society today have changed, and they need to be prepared to cook, clean, and care for their children, just like young women are. So if someone from an older generation has a problem with toys please feel free to let them know that.