Milestones In A Baby’s Life
This section contains information on your baby’s first year of development, with information on each age range and what to expect to see and learn from your child at that point in time. Also included are some great parenting links, communication and cognitive skills being developed and help with when to ask questions.
Check Early Check Often for all Babies from Birth to Age 12 months
The first year of our child’s life is full of amazing changes and growth. Tracking your infant’s development through this period with the Ages and Stages questionnaire provides a framework for parents – to know which milestones to watch for within the first year.
This video, produced by FAN features early childhood professionals and parents talking about their experiences with early childhood developmental screening.
Birth to 2 Months – As a newborn, your baby:
Baby 2 to 4 Months – What most babies do at this age:
Baby 4 to 6 Months – What most babies do at this age:
Baby 6 to 9 Months – What most babies do at this age:
Baby 9 Months to 1 Year – What most babies do at this age:
Most babies have developed some routine around sleeping by six months of age.
What to know about newborns and sleep:
The Ellyn Satter Institute (ESI):
Is it an emergency? Call 9-1-1
Baby Safety info: