Preconception Pregnancy Baby Parenting Grandparents
home > topics
Topics A - Z
   Feeding Your Baby
   Newborn Care
   Needs and
   Health Concerns
More Topics:

Developmental Milestones: 24 to 36 Months

By months 31 and 32

Most toddlers are able to:
  • say their own names
  • draw a circle
Some toddlers are able to:
  • put on a t-shirt
  • recognize the ABCs
  • brush teeth by themselves
A few toddlers are able to:
  • point to objects described by their use
  • use a few adjectives
  • draw a cross or an X

By months 33 and 34

Most toddlers are able to:
  • name at least one color
  • name at least one friend
  • engage in a simple conversation
Some toddlers are able to:
  • go up and down stairs while alternating feet
  • speak using prepositions (in, on, etc.)
  • speak clearly most of the time
  • stack eight blocks at a time
A few toddlers are able to:
  • use the potty during the day
  • express a wide range of emotions

By months 35 and 36

Most toddlers are able to:
  • name at least two actions (running, jumping, etc.)
  • describe how more than one object is used
  • use at least three words in a sentence
Some toddlers are able to
  • hop and skip
  • ride a tricycle
  • follow more complex directions
A few toddlers are able to
  • balance on each foot for several seconds
  • get completely dressed on their own

Between months 24 and 36, you will also notice your child improving significantly in the following skills:

  • putting together sentences
  • following more complex directions
  • physical activity (throwing, climbing, jumping, stacking, etc.)
  • getting dressed, washing and drying hands, brushing teeth and other physical activities
  • walking up and down stairs
  • paying attention
  • socializing/playing with others
  • using the potty
  • noticing/awareness of change in routine
  • using different words and tones while speaking to different people
  • asking questions


<< Previous Page   1   2  


Featured Sites:

Cord Blood Registry
March of Dimes
Susan G. Komen

Bookmark and Share

Home . Site Map . About Us . Disclaimer . Privacy

All information on BabyWeekly is for educational purposes only. The place to get medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment is your health care provider. If you have any concerns about your health or the health of your baby, consult with your health care provider at once. Use of this site is subject to the Disclaimer and Privacy Policy.

Copyright © 2000 - 2016 CBR Systems, Inc. All rights reserved.