Each child learns differently and achieves milestones at different ages, but we are always curious to know where our kid stacks up with other kids his or her age. Having an idea of what is generally expected at certain ages on the grid of life helps us guide our child on their own path. Are they behind in a certain area? Are they advanced and excelling?
Great Schools has a wonderful bank of video resources for typical milestones in reading, math, and writing for children K-5.
When you’re mapping a route to anywhere there’s one rule:
Start at the very beginning…
The best advice is always found in a musical somewhere – thanks Julie Andrews.
Really though, just pick a place to start. Continue reading