By Cynthia Muhar, Milwaukee County Family Living Educator
Developmental milestones are skills that appear in a certain order for all children. For instance, at age 4, watch for a child’s ability to color mostly within the lines or play a simple board or card game. How can adults support development at this age?
Download the fact sheet:
- American Academy of Pediatrics. (2013). Developmental Milestones Ages 3-4 Years: http://www.healthychildren.org/English/ages-stages/toddler/Pages/Developmental-Milestones-3-to-4-Years-Old.aspx
- University of Michigan. (2013). Developmental Milestones: http://www.med.umich.edu/yourchild/topics/devmile.htm
- Center for Disease Control. (2014). Important Milestones: Your Child at Four Years: http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/actearly/milestones/milestones-4yr.html
- The Ages and Stages Questionnaire-3 Childhood Developmental Screening Tool. (2010). Brookes Publishing.