Child Milestones

By: Kirstin Blalock

Birth-3 months

  • smiles
  • coos
  • looks at parents
  • reacts to noises

3-6 months

  • Rolls over
  • brings objects to mouth
  • babbles

6-9 months

  • crawls & pulls standing
  • makes many "sounds"
  • plays Peek-A-Boo

9-12 months

  • tries to repeat words
  • begins walking
  • finds hidden objects

18-24 months

  • infants try to make sense of the world
  • only aware of what is right in front of them
  • focus on what they see and what they are doing in the moment

1-2 years

  • temper tantrums
  • pretend play
  • increased vocabulary

2-3 years

  • independent
  • plays with other children
  • sorts objects

3-5

  • carry on conversations
  • pedal a tricycle/bicycle
  • complete puzzles