Pediatric Milestones

  1. Good head control in sitting
    3 months
  2. Feeds self
    18 months
  3. Skipping
    5 years
  4. Emerging thumb opposition
    6 months
  5. Copies circle
    3 years
  6. Grasps toy
    3 months
  7. Knows colors
    4 years
  8. Turns door knob
    24 months
  9. Waves bye-bye
    12 months
  10. Crawls
    9 months
  11. Babbles
    6 months
  12. Hops on one foot
    4 years
  13. Standing on one foot for 10 seconds
    5 years
  14. Bangs two blocks together
    12 months
  15. Recognizes family members
    6 months
  16. Two-word sentences
    24 months
  17. Tries to be independent
    4 years
  18. Rolls back to side
    3 months
  19. Scribbles
    18 months
  20. Separates easily
    3 years
  21. Uses scissors
    4 years
  22. Smiles at face
    3 months
  23. Plays peek-a-boo
    9 months
  24. Mature pincer grasp
    12 months
  25. Kicks balls
    24 months
  26. Pulls to stand and cruises
    9 months
  27. Mature gait
    5 years
  28. Knows age and sex
    3 years
  29. Builds tower of 2-4 cubes
    18 months
  30. Ties shoelaces
    5 years
  31. Coos
    3 months
  32. Draws circle and square
    4 years
  33. Mama/dada specific
    12 months
  34. Rolls both ways
    6 months
  35. Can draw a vertical line
    24 months
  36. Potty trained
    3 years
  37. 4-5 word sentences
    4 years
  38. Runs better
    24 months
  39. Makes vowel sounds
    6 months
  40. Grossly turns pages in a book
    12 months
  41. Holds crayons with fingers
    3 years
  42. Crude pincer grasp
    9 months
  43. 200 words
    24 months
  44. Rides a tricycle
    3 years
  45. Draws a person with body
    5 years
  46. Object to mouth
    3 months
  47. Builds tower of 6-7 cubes
    24 months
  48. Walks with hand held or independently
    12 months
  49. Ability to sit
    6 months
  50. Takes off simple clothes
    18 months
  51. Copies triangle
    5 years
  52. Dresses
    3 years
  53. Walks stairs
    18 months
  54. Reaches with one hand
    6 months
  55. Puts objects in a container
    12 months
  56. Plays patty cake
    9 months
  57. Can count three objects
    3 years
  58. Knows coins
    5 years
  59. Smiles at face
    3 months
  60. Understands no
    9 months
  61. Imaginary play
    4 years
  62. Throws ball
    18 months
  63. Builds tower of 9-10 cubes
    3 years
  64. Draws person 2-4 parts
    4 years
  65. Catches ball
    5 years
  66. Can squat (stand to sit)
    12 months
  67. 4-20 words
    18 months
  68. Counts to 4
    4 years
  69. Sings and dances
    5 years
  70. Responds to name
    12 months
  71. Walks backward heel-to -toe
    5 years
  72. Uses gestures
    9 months
  73. Can put on some clothes
    24 months
  74. Throws ball overhead
    4 years
  75. First and last name
    3 years
  76. Can run
    18 months
  77. Had at least 2 other words
    12 months
  78. Can point
    9 months
  79. Hands to midline
    3 months
  80. Intelligible most of the time (70%)
    24 months
  81. Can release voluntarily
    9 months
  82. Draws a thin diamond
    7 years
  83. Mastery of grammar
    6 years
  84. 1 syllable
    7 months
  85. 2 syllables
    10 months
  86. 1 word
    14 months
  87. Descends stairs with alternating feet
    4 years
  88. Habituation or state dependence
    Newborn
  89. Recognizes bottle
    4 months
  90. Holds bottle
    7 months
  91. Finger feed
    10 months
  92. Rolls prone to supine
    4 months
  93. Rolls supine to prone
    5 months
  94. Pivots in sitting
    10 months
  95. Sit with support
    6 months
  96. Sit without support
    8 months
  97. Pulls to sit
    5 months
  98. Palmar grasp
    Newborn
  99. Draws cylinder
    9 years
  100. Holds pencil shaft between thumb and index finger
    24 months
  101. Diagonal catch or throw
    5 years
  102. Skates
    6 years
  103. Walks with high guard, wide base of support, and increased hip and knee flexion
    14 months
  104. Walks backwards
    18 months
  105. Jumps on both feet
    24 months
  106. Dumps raisin in a bottle
    18 months
  107. Transfers cube from one hand to another
    7 months
  108. Draws cube
    10 years
  109. Uses spoon well
    24 months
  110. Drinks from a cup neatly and sweetly
    18 months
  111. Dresses with supervision
    4 years
  112. Stranger separation anxiety
    7 months
  113. Pulls on garment
    24 months
  114. Parallel play
    3 years
  115. Creative play
    5 years
  116. Cooperative play
    4 years
  117. Sits on a chair properly
    18 months
  118. Brushes teeth
    5 years
  119. Draws crucifix
    8 years
  120. Holds full length of crayons
    14 months
  121. Holds butt end of crayon
    18 months
  122. Crude palmar grasp
    4 months
  123. Momentary standing
    10 months
  124. Fluent
    5 years
  125. Rides bicycle
    6 years
  126. Automatic reflex walking
    Newborn
  127. Pulls to stand through half-kneel cruises
    10 months
  128. Mature catch or throw
    6 years
  129. Intermediate grasp
    7 months
  130. Walks with low guard
    18 months
  131. 3-word sentences
    3 years
  132. Chuckles, laughs, squeals
    4 months
  133. Can point to body parts
    18 months
  134. Can identify pictures
    18 months
  135. Can repeat 4-digit number
    4 years
  136. Draws fat diamond
    6 years
  137. Copies cross
    4 years
  138. Love affair with the world
    10 months
  139. Ascends stairs with alternating feet
    3 years
  140. Tip toes
    5 years
  141. Unstable tandem walking
    3 years
  142. Stable tandem walking
    5 years
  143. Starts to ascend and descend stairs (step to pattern)
    24 months
  144. Can count 1-10
    5 years
  145. Dominant flexor tone
    Newborn
  146. Uses spoon with overpronation
    14 months
  147. Start of toilet training
    24 months
  148. Counts 10 or more objects
    5 years
  149. Knows address
    5 years
  150. Follows simple instructions
    18 months
  151. Counts to 4
    4 years
  152. 6-8 word sentences
    5 years
  153. Balances on one foot
    3 years
  154. Head in midline
    2 months
  155. Prone prop on extended elbows
    3 months
  156. Infantile "swimming"
    5 months
  157. Pivot circles in prone
    5 months
  158. Sits with straight back
    6 months
  159. Transition into sit from four-point
    9 months
  160. Comes to stand independently
    15 months
  161. Climbs into adult-size chair
    18-19 months
  162. Up and down stairs with hands on rail
    21-24 months
  163. Jumps clearing ground and lands on feet together
    30 months
  164. True run
    3 years
  165. Gallops (not true skipping)
    4 years
  166. Walks on heel
    4 years
  167. Development of plantar arch
    4 years
  168. Transfers water from pitcher
    3 years
Author
carminaorlino
ID
355333
Card Set
Pediatric Milestones
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