Developmental Milestones: A Guide for Parents

The years from birth to five are often referred to as the "formative" years, meaning that many of the unique aspects of each person are formed during those years. This section suggests some (but not all) milestones which you may observe in your child's development. Remember that development for each child is individual in terms of speed of progress, strengths, etc.

Use the table of contents below to navigate through the ages you would like to learn more about.

Between Birth and 1 Year
Between 2 and 3 Years
Between 3 and 4 Years

Between 4 and 5 Years
Between 5 and 6 Years