Milestones

Milestones

By age two most children will be able to:

By age two most children will be able to:

  • Use 10-20 words including names
  • Combine 2 words
  • Point to Basic body parts
  • Bring objects from another room
  • Combine nouns and verbs
  • Ask who, what and where questions

By age three most children will be able to:

By age three most children will be able to:

  • Form word plurals by adding /s/
  • Combine noun and verbs
  • Ask what, who and where questions
  • Form sentences using 4 or more words
  • Solve problems by talking rather than crying
  • Follow 3 step commands

By age four most children will be able to:

By age four most children will be able to:

  • Have a vocabulary of ~1,000 words
  • Know basic identifying information such as first and last name, address, etc.
  • Spontaneously sing nursery rhymes or familiar songs
  • Produce consonants with 90% accuracy
  • Form sentences with 5 or more words
  • Use adult like grammar

By age five most children will be able to:

By age five most children will be able to:

  • Use past tense correctly
  • Be understood by people outside of the home
  • Have a vocabulary of 1,500 words
  • Identify shapes
  • Understand imaginary conditions
  • Use sentences with 6 or more words
  • Pay attention to a short story and answer simple questions about that story.

Before kindergarten most children will be able to:

Before kindergarten most children will be able to:

  • Speak in compound sentences
  • Define objects by their use, ex: I use a fork to eat
  • Understand spatial concepts such as far and near
  • Identify money and change
  • Understand same and different and other opposites

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