How do babies wave?
Jenni - posted on 05/31/2009
i would open and close my hand... but my son still ended up waving with a full arm and hand motion... my step daughter's (who is 21 months) wave has evolved over months... it's changed from the full arm wave to a hand squeeze and now a finger wave...so i dont think the way you teach him is necessarily the way he will interprete it...
Tammy - posted on 05/31/2009
my son waves all the time now and says bye while doing it LOL all the way thru the shopping centre to randoms. He started off doing a fairy looking wave LOL he was just closing the tops of his fingers waving, now he uses his hand up and down. I think its what they feel comfortable doing.
Betsy - posted on 05/31/2009
They all do it differently. Some of mine did the open/close hand wave, and some waved their hand side to side. There is no preferred way. In fact one of my twins does the open/close way while the other waves his hand side to side. They have used their preferred way since they began waving.
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