June 1, 2016

Developmental milestones for 3 – 11 year olds

Your baby’s all grown up! Well, not really. But, she’s made it past the crawling and cruising stage, putting the toddler years behind her. Now what? Each year (or, rather each day) she’s growing – and that doesn’t just mean in terms of her height. Even though your child is getting physically bigger, she’s also developing cognitive (i.e., mental reasoning), emotional, social and motor skills. What does your child’s development look like between ages 3 and 11? Major milestones include: Cognitive Development During the preschool years (ages 3 and 4) your child is able to follow three-step directions, recall a […]