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SLEEPING PATTERNS
a. Some sixth month old babies decrease the length and frequency of naps.
b. The baby may show stranger anxiety and may show resistance in going to sleep.
c. Some babies begin night awakening for short periods of time. Should this happen, check your baby, avoid stimulating your infant and leave the room quickly once you feel everything is okay.

d. Encourage your baby to console themselves by putting them to bed awake.
e. Never put the baby to bed with the bottle.

 

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