Baby Milestones First Year

The first year of life is a period of significant change and growth in the areas of cognitive, motor, social and emotional, and language areas. Understanding the norms of development during this time and ways to assess your child's progress will ensure your child is off to a great start in life.

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    Developmental Milestones

    What is child development? Child development refers to how a child becomes able to do more complex things as they get...

    Source: YourChild: University of Michigan Health System
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    The First Year: 7 Month Milestones

    Crawling, teething, and endless conversation are only three of the new skills your baby's mastered this month. Find out...

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    Infant Emotions

    Between three and six months of age, the period of peak face-to-face play, an infant is exposed to tens of thousands of...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Infant Period

    Infancy describes the growth and development of the child from about the fourth week through the second year of life....

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Infants (0-1 year old)

    Developmental Milestones Cognitive development for your baby means the learning process of memory, language, thinking...

    Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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    Healthy Start, Grow Smart: Your Two-Month-Old

    Watching Your Baby Grow At two months of age, your baby will begin to notice and reach out to the world around her....

    Source: U.S. Department of Education
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    The First Year: 8 Month Milestones

    Your little one is on the move, meaning she's seeing and learning new things every day. Help cultivate her curiosity...

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    Developmental Activities for Babies: 10 to 12 Months

    Your baby is approaching the all-important one year mark and he's loud, proud and, at times, out of control. Use his...

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    The First Year: 6 Month Milestones

    Your baby's turning 6 months old, and you've reached a huge milestone too: surviving parenthood for half of the first...

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    Growth and Development, Ages Zero to Three

    Human development is a lifelong process of physical, behavioral, cognitive, and emotional growth and change. In the...

    Source: Advocates For Youth