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Child Development Milestones are physical or behavioral signs of development or maturation of infants and children.
This page presents an overview of normal child development in general, including typical activities and achievements from 15 months to three years of age.
When you browse to the age appropriate milestones, it is important to keep in mind that the time frames presented are averages.
Some children may achieve various toddler baby development milestones earlier or later than the average but still be within the normal range.
Child development refers to how a child becomes able to do more complex things as they get older.
Development is different than growth. Growth only refers to the child getting bigger in size.
When we talk about normal child development, we are talking about developing skills like:
Child development milestones are a set of functional skills or age-specific tasks that most children can do at a certain age range.
Your pediatrician uses baby developmental milestones or infant milestones to help check how your baby is developing.
Although each milestone has an age level, the actual age when a normally developing child reaches that milestone can vary quite a bit.
But Remember....Every Child is Unique!
There are many programs available trying to raise IQ and speed up normal child development in general, but ....
Here are some suggestions:
Electronic input for young children should be limited to no more than 2 hours per day (that includes "educational" programs).
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