Encourage cognitive skills with role play

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This exciting stage of play goes far beyond sweet (photo-worthy!) moments—it’s a major milestone in a child’s cognitive development. Pretend play helps kids figure out their interests, while making sense of their world. Your child may spend time cooking in a play kitchen, building towers, or dressing up in costumes. These activities also build communication and social skills—sharing, cooperation, and problem-solving.