Category Archives for Gross Motor Skills

How does your baby learns to crawl?

  • October 6, 2017

Rolling is the first way your baby starts to move around. Some babies will roll across the room to get to a toy, but most babies will roll around for fun and only 1-2 rolls.This means crawling is the first

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Teaching kids with cerebral palsy walking

  • October 2, 2017

My success rate teaching kids to walk significantly improved when I changed my goal setting method. Instead of step by step goals, I now have one goal: walking.This allows me to focus mostly on activating

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Baby’s first big milestone: Head control

  • September 15, 2017

Head control is essential because all of the following motor milestones depend on it.Your baby can not roll, sit, crawl or stand without head control. Babies who have difficulties with head control will

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7 Skills you can teach your baby using puzzles

  • September 2, 2017

Puzzles are versatile toys and educational tools. “They are fun for all ages.”The beginner puzzles are peg puzzles. The large knob puzzles are a good toy from age 6-7 months. The small peg puzzles

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What is your child’s gross motor personality?

  • August 13, 2017

What is personality?  “It is a set of individual differences that are affected by the development of an individual: values, attitudes, personal memories, social relationships, habits, and skills.”

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