Your baby is now nearly a 3 year old curious toddler who wants to know everything. The toddler is in constant need of attention and independence. The latter half of his 3rd year will be full with exciting moments as his imagination begins to take off and learns to become more self sufficient. Below are some developmental milestones seen in children of age 3.
Remember that every child is different and may take some time to socialize and make friends with other kids. Such skills improve with time and as the child learns to interact better it starts engaging in a two way communication within a group.
Typical skills that toddlers 2 year old master by this time include:
Emerging skills that are seen in at least half the kids of this age group include the following:
By age 3 a healthy expression of feelings and regulating untoward emotions while developing empathy for others is important. This includes development of personality. Formation of identity increases as toddlers begin to recognize themselves in a mirror and point out to their own body parts.
Emerging skills include:
The motor development is advancing rapidly at this age as the toddler starts understanding sporting items like ball, bat etc. and how they are to be used.
Typical skills include:
3 year old development chart has a wide range of skills that the child learns and masters rather rapidly. Keep a track of how your child is doing using a growth chart.
Disclaimer: The information in the article is not intended or implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your doctor.
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