Explain The Expected Pattern Of Child Development

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Each individual child has an expected pattern of development starting from babies up to 8 years old. A development of a child is broken down into five different areas which consists of gross motor and fine motor physical development, cognitive development, communication and language development, emotional and behavioral development, neurological development and social development. Child development is the increasing skills and knowledge which is gained by a child. Holistically development should be viewed because children gain more skills at different rates in different areas of development. Milestones are used to keep track of how a child is developing and using these milestones helps to understand the patterns of child development. Physical
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