5 Steps for Brain-Building Serve & Return


13 June 2019

"Serve and return" interactions help build strong connections in the developing brain that are needed for core life skills and for building resilience. Anyone can engage in serve and return with any child. You can do it together during everyday moments–like while you’re grocery shopping, riding the bus, or getting ready in the morning!

Did you know that you can help build a child’s brain - starting even before babies can talk? Simple “serve and return” interactions between adults and young children help make strong connections in developing brains. And, it’s easy and fun to do! This how-to video breaks down serve and return into 5 simple steps and features adults and young children doing each step together. To learn more about serve and return, including the science behind it, visit http://tinyurl.com/serve-return Learn more about the 5 steps of serve and return at https://www.thefindprogram.org/