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Physical Development 0 19 Years Old

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Angela Boothe. Unit 1: Title: Understand Child and Young Person Development Unit number: Unit 1/ Unit refer 1.1 Explain the sequence and rate of each aspect of development from birth – 19 years Expected pattern of development birth – 19 years old: stages (0-3) (3-7) (7- 12) (12-16) (16 -19) years; Sequence usually same for all children; The rate of individual development; The effects of premature births; Also low weight babies; multiple births 0 – 3 Years old Physical Development Birth to 3 Months: 1.1 From birth babies move there heads head’s and arm this moves down through to legs and feet. New Born babies turn their head side to side when their cheek is stroked, which aids in feeding. Babies can turn their head side to …show more content…

Body shape changes; takes on more adult-like appearance. 2 years old Physical Development Posture is more erect; abdomen still large and protruding, back swayed, because abdominal muscles are not yet fully developed. Respirations are slow and regular Body temperature continues to fluctuate with activity, emotional state, and environment. Brain reaches about 80 percent of its adult size. 16 baby teeth almost finished growing out 3 year old Physical Development Growth is steady though slower than in first two years. Adult height can be predicted from measurements of height at three years of age; males are approximately 53% of their adult height and females, 57%. Legs grow faster than arms, Circumference of head and chest is equal; head size is in better proportion to the body. "Baby fat" disappears as neck appears. Posture is more erect; abdomen no longer protrudes. Slightly knock-kneed. can jump from low step can stand up and walk around on tiptoes "Baby" teeth stage over. Needs to consume approximately 6,300 kJ (1,500 calories) daily 2 – 7 Years old Physical Development 3 year old Physical Development The 3 year old child has develop in many ways and is now balancing They tend to run faster than before and talk more fluently A 3 year old can dress him or her self and sometimes puts clothes on back to front without releasing. They hold a pencil or crayon by gripping with firmly with fingers The coordination eye and hand contact of building brick

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