Babys frist year

  • month 1

    month 1
    Lifts head and tuns it leet to right.
    Focuses on object about 10 in to up to 3 feet away.
    Reacts to parent's voice.
  • month 2

    month 2
    makes sounds such as "ooh" and "aah".
    watches objects moved about 6 in away from face.
    Responds to more sounds and different pitches of voices.
  • Month 3

    Month 3
    opens and closes hands.
    holds head steadily when held up.
    lifts head and chest when on stomach.
    swips objects.
    Brings hands together.
  • month 4

    month 4
    supports upper body on hands when lying on stomach.
    shows preference for red and blue over yellow.
    may begin to use vowles and consonants in babbling. such as "ahga."
    grasp rattle.
    Puts hands in mouth.
    roles fromtummy to back.
  • month 5

    month 5
    Rocks on belly while kicking legs and making swimming motions with hands.
    Reaches out and grabs toys.
    tuens head in diretion of sound.
    knows positive speech from unhappy speech.
  • month 6

    Passes a block from one hand to the other.
    Puts objects to mouth with hand.
    may begin creeping
    Recognizes basic sounds of native language.
  • month 7

    month 7
    Rolls over both ways.
    sets up steadily.
    stands with assistances.
    Knows parents by voice or by sight.
    can follow a path of moving objects with eyes.
    Babies with strings of vowels and consonants such as babababa.
    Grabs for objects with raking motion.
  • month 8

    month 8
    Pulls self up to standing
    Bang blocks together
    propels self by arns knees or squirming motion
    looks at objects with sutained attention
  • month 9

    month 9
    uses index finger to poke.
    puts objects in containers
    leans fowad to pick up toy
    notices small objects
    may start associating sounds with objects.
  • month 10

    month 10
    Crawls well
    can put objects in contaiters
    uses index finger for pointing
    Imitates new word sounds more frequently
  • month 11

    month 11
    walks while holding on to the crib
    uses gestures like shaking head no
    Reales object immaltly
    Grabs with thombs and fingers
  • month 12

    month 12
    may walk a few steps alone
    stands alone for a short time
    picks up small objects with thombs and fingers
    takes objects
    Holds an drinks from cups