Summary of Human Development

A Summary of the Stages in Human Development

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babbles complex food improves individual sentences smile Transition walk

0 - 2 months

Child behaves in an instinctive, reflexive way - cries for or if in pain
Begins to , may show interest in the world around
Probably no clear-cut attachment to a single

2 - 8 months

Child now coos and
May show preference for one adult over another
Can sit up and reach for things

8 - 18 months

Child learns to crawl and
Can use a series of actions to get what he/she wants
Speaks words and half
Will show attachment to care givers and an interest in other children

18 months - 2 years

More language
Runs, picks things up without falling over
time (of moving from one life stage to another).