Growth and Development for 16 weeks

Feb 8, 2009

16 WEEKS ( 4 MONTHS)

MOTOR DEVELOPMENT

  • listen- turns head to familiar sound
  • hand comes to meet rattle
  • lifts head and shoulders at 90 degree angle when on abdomen and looks around
  • becomes more interested in environment
  • holds head up ( when being pulled to sitting position)
  • eyes focus on small objects; he may picks a dangling ring
  • grasp objects with both hands
  • intentional rolling over, back to side
  • sits with minimal support

SOCIALIZATION AND VOCALIZATION
  • Laugh aloud
  • vocalizes socially, coos and spoken to
  • recognizes mother
  • demands social attention by fussing
  • begins to response to"no, no"
  • enjoy to being propped in sitting position
COGNITIVE AND EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT
  • sleeps through night, has defined nap time
  • indicates increasing trust and security
  • more interested in mother
  • shows eagerness when feeding bottle appear
  • enjoys attention becomes bored when alone for a period of time
  • actively interested in environment

2 comments:

andy said...

Nice writing, you have a good plan how to growth and development for 16 weeks :D

Good share, thx :D

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HulaGirl said...

was here, happy hearts day

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