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9 Months

Developmental Milestones For 6-9 Months:

Social:

· Mimics facial expressions

· Exhibits moods with varied sounds and body movements

· May be shy or afraid of strangers

· Responds to her name

· Raises arms to signal her wanting to be picked up

· Likes her reflection


Speech and Language:

· Longer and more varied sounds

· Experiments with different volumes and pitches of sounds

· Makes 2-syllabled sounds

· Turns head to sounds that originate outside of her immediate area


Cognitive:

· Studies objects

· Concentrates on one toy at a time

· Analyzes what to do with her toy

· Understands the nesting of objects

· Understands an object might be behind something


Movement:

· Can sit

· Rolls over both ways

· Can stand if leaning on other object

· Points at objects

· Picks up small objects with thumb and finger

· Reaches accurately

· Can feed herself

· Can drink from a cup

· Gets up on all fours and rocks



 
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Age based developmental milestones include speech and language, social, emotional, cognitive, movement and more.

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