Milestones of 1-2 Year Olds

The milestones that follow are just a general idea of how your child will be growing and changing through the years.

1 Year Old Milestones

Here are a Social & Emotional, Cognitive, Language, Movement, and Hand & Finger Skills for a young child at the end of their first year.

Finger-feeding themselves, Social & Emotional - Baby has learned this from others & is trying to imitate them.
Drinking from a Cup, Cognitive - The baby is learning the use for an object and then learning how to do it.
Pays Increasing Attention to Speech, Language - Trying to talk back & respond.
Crawling Forward on Belly, Movement - Learning to move around & how to get from one place to another.
Bangs Two Objects Together, Hand & Finger Skills - Able to hold and grasp objects and move them around.

2 Year Old Milestones

Here are a Social, Emotional, Cognitive, Language, Movement, and Hand & Finger Skills for a young child at the end of their second year.

More Excited About Company of Other Children, Social - Happier to interact and play with others.
Begins to Show Defiant Behavior, Emotional - More independent and feels like it needs to be done their way.
Points to Object or Picture When it is Named For Them, Language - Hears & Understands Words & Meaning.
Walks Alone, Movement - Able to travel on their own and move without assistance.
Scribbles on His or Her Own, Hand & Finger Skills - Able to grasp crayon or writing utensil and move it in a pattern.

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Clydos Pinkert

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