Developmental Milestones: 11-16 Months

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This checklist is a general guideline, please remember that all children develop at different rates. Use this resource to discuss strengths and goals when working with a teacher, child specialist, or educational nanny in the home.

Development Checklist, 11-12 Months

__________ Stands alone?
__________ Lowers self from standing alone?
__________ Climbs up and down stairs?
__________ Walks with one hand held?
__________ Drinks from a cup?
__________ Possessive of materials?
__________ Knows a few words?

Developmental Checklist, 15-16 months

__________ Imitates environment and animal sounds?
__________ Feeds self with spoon, but may spill?
__________ Indicates wants by pointing?
__________ Kneels without support?
__________ Brings stool to use for reaching something?
__________ Names things when pointed to?
__________ Connects/disconnects large beads?

Developmental Checklist, 13-14 months

__________ Takes/Taken first steps?
__________ Throws a ball?
__________ Points to body parts?
__________ Recognizes objects by name?
__________ Makes lines with pencils/crayons?
__________ Turns pages of cardboard book?
__________ Builds tower with blocks?