What are developmental milestones?

Developmental milestones are behaviors or physical skills seen in infants and children as they grow and develop. Rolling over, crawling, walking, and talking are all considered milestones.  Children reach these milestones in how they play, learn, speak, act, and move. Developmental milestones are things most children can do by a certain age. It is essential that as a parent you monitor the milestones described below: 

We can divide milestones in four main areas of development; “Physical Development”, “Cognitive Development”, “Social and Emotional Development” and “Communication

 

Milestones are different for each age range.

Here are some important milestones for 2 year-olds.

                                                                   

                                                               

 

Gravity offers several programs that can help your child reach the milestones mentioned above!

  • Our Preschool Morning Enrichment program is designed to help children work on the physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development.   The class for Early Stimulation is for kids ages two to three & half . The Early Stimulation class embraces a number of activities and multi-sensory educational techniques to help your child embrace the learning process and achieve milestones. Our teacher will guide parents help their kids engage in a number of fun and enriching activities. This parent-child class also provides a great opportunity to spend an hour of quality time and strengthen parent-child bond.  Learn More Here

 

  • Our Preschool Gymnastics Program focusses mainly on physical development, fine and gross motor skills; however, this program also incorporates cognitive and social skills.  Our gymnastics classes will help kids physically develop stronger muscles, improve body coordination, learn body awareness, and more! Classes are also a great opportunity for children to practice listening skills, sharing, and to socialize with their peers. Learn More Here

 

Visit the CDC to see more milestones and learn more about your child’s development:

CDC website