Physical Development 6-8 Years

By: Rachel Bohannon

Children will:

-grow about 2 and 1/2 inches

-gain about 8 lbs

-lose baby teeth and start growing adult teeth

-grow longer and more proportionate legs

-use small and large motor skills in activities

-increase strength

sources:

-http://www.advocatesforyouth.org/publications/154-parents

-http://www.education.com/slideshow/developmental-milestones-7-8-years-old/

-http://www.playballkids.com