Kids physically develop at slightly different rates. There are, however, milestones to watch for at certain ages. Keeping track of your child’s progress in physical coordination at different ages can help reveal potential issues.
Prone Weight-Bearing on Arms with Approximation To enable child to bear weight on arms and strengthen neck and back muscles. Place child on stomach, lying over your legs with child's hands on floor. Place your hands over the child's shoulders. Firmly push downward on child's shoulders and release. Repeat several times. Desired Response Child will be able to support weight on hands with elbows straight, hands open, and head erect. Keep arm at right angle to body, elbow straight and pa