Physical Development in Infancy-Motor Development Milestones for Bb-1

Physical - Fine Motor Skills& Milestones Fine motor skills involve more finely-tuned movements such as finger dexterity Hardly any control over

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Gross Motor Milestones 1st month -  lift head from a prone position 3 months -  hold chest up and use arms for support 3-4 months - roll over 4-5 months - support some weight with legs 6 months - sit without support 7-8 months - crawl and stand without support 8 months - pull up to a standing position 10-11 months - walk using furniture for support (cruising) 12-13 months - walk without assistance 13-18 months - pull a toy, climb some steps 18-24 months - walk quickly, run stiffly, squat, kick, jump
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Fine Motor Skills & Milestones Fine motor skills involve more finely-tuned movements, such as finger dexterity. Hardly any control over fine motor skills at birth. 4 months = carries object to mouth 5 months = transfer object from hand to hand 6 ½ months = reaches for & grabs & retains object 9 months = pincer grasp 18-24 months = turns a door knob w/ both hands = unscrews a loose lid on a jar...
View Full Document

This document was uploaded on 10/08/2008.

Page1 / 2

Physical - Fine Motor Skills& Milestones Fine motor skills involve more finely-tuned movements such as finger dexterity Hardly any control over

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online