Caring for Your 4-Month-Old

Interactions with you and others can help your baby learn about the world. Talk about things you are seeing and hearing when out walking or sitting in the park. Answer when your baby makes sounds. Play with your baby when they are alert and relaxed.


Read to your child daily. It’s never too soon to start good habits.

This document contains general parenting information based on American Academy of Pediatrics recommendations and is not meant to replace the expert advice of your pediatrician.