Child Development - Gross Motor Skills 12 - 24 Months

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12-24 MOnths

GROSS MOTOR
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Expected Development Milestones

  • Walks competently backwards and forwards and jumps from a low step, feet together
  • Runs and is able to climb up and down stairs
  • Can kick a ball with either foot
  • Shows interest in pedal toys, e.g. cycle
  • Can throw a small ball with either hand.

Parents should be concerned if the the child

  • Cannot achieve walking until 18+ months
  • Appears to be unsteady, falls easily and may move with a wide gait
  • Is unable to lift one foot without overbalancing
  • Prefers sit-astride toys, which do not need the co-ordination of hands and feet
  • Has difficulty directing movement