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Developmental Milestones – Birth through Pre-School

Social & Emotional Skills – Infant to Preschool

Social & Emotional Skills – Infant to Preschool

When do kids gain social and emotional skills? Children start developing them as babies, and new skills emerge as they get older. Not all kids develop at the same pace. But there are some milestones you can expect kids to meet around roughly the same age. See this...

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Coordination & Motor Skills – Birth to Preschool

Coordination & Motor Skills – Birth to Preschool

When do kids start using crayons? Tying shoes? Riding a bike? All kids develop coordination and motor skills at slightly different rates. But kids tend to reach certain milestones at certain ages. If your child isn’t on track with all of these milestones, don’t panic....

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Educational Skills – Birth to Preschool

Educational Skills – Birth to Preschool

Reading Benchmarks Even as babies, children build reading skills that set the foundation for learning to read. Here’s a list of reading milestones by age. Keep in mind that kids develop reading skills at their own pace, so they may not be on this exact timetable. Keep...

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Developmental Milestones – Grade School 

Social & Emotional Skills – Grade School

Social & Emotional Skills – Grade School

The Grade School years bring new opportunities and new challenges for developing social relationships and emotional skills needed to be successful.  Remember, not all kids develop at the same pace. But there are some milestones you can expect kids to meet around...

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Coordination and Fine Motor Skills – Grade school

Coordination and Fine Motor Skills – Grade school

Grade Schoolers age 5-6 are learning about themselves and their world in a more physical way than ever before. Coordination of movements and fine motor skills with their hands becomes increasingly important for success in their activities. While each child developes...

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Educational Skills – Grade School

Educational Skills – Grade School

A strong foundation in Reading skills may be the key to continued academic success throughout childhood. While every child learns at a different rate, there are benchmarks that gauge the appropriate progression of academic skills. By reviewing the list below, you will...

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Developmental Milestones – Middle School through High School

Social & Emotional Skills – Middle & High School

Social & Emotional Skills – Middle & High School

Social and Emotional skills develop at a deeper level in Jr. High (Middle School) and High School. This is partially based upon the physical transformation to adult-hood, but also strongly impacted by the child's ability to be successful in every-day activities to a...

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Coordination and Fine Motor Skills – Middle and High School

Coordination and Fine Motor Skills – Middle and High School

Middle-schoolers and high-schoolers Ages 11–15 years Refine movements like those used in team sports May try to develop strength and endurance due to increased muscle mass — especially in boys May be clumsy because of growth spurts Ages 16–18 years Become more agile...

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Educational Skills – Middle and High School

Educational Skills – Middle and High School

Middle-Schoolers and High-Schoolers continue to mature in their vocabulary and reading comprehension skills. The following list provides the typical benchmarks to look for in your student. Middle-schoolers and high-schoolers Keep expanding vocabulary and reading more...

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