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February 25, 2014
Bounce to the Beat

When you’re holding your baby, put on a song with a defined beat and bounce along with the rhythm, counting beats. The basic foundation of math is understanding counting, and music is filled with mathematical concepts. Even very young babies can begin to understand the relationship between rhythm and counting. Plus, who doesn’t like to dance?!


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