Rattles are a basic with proven benefits for early stimulation starting in the first months.
It awakens babies’ attention and encourages perception, especially auditory perception, stimulating hand-eye coordination and movement.
It helps to develop psychomotor skills and body-kinesthetic intelligence from the first few months.
Shaking a rattle relaxes the baby, and discovering that they can make sounds by themselves boosts their confidence and is great fun.
When they shake it, the rattle sound reinforces association with and learning of the relationship between action and effect.
It invites them to explore new shapes and textures with touch.
The Kico rattle is made from fabric and is soft, squashy and elongated for a better grip. It makes a sound when you squeeze it.