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Physical development milestones

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CrystalEclipse Tue 06-Nov-12 19:45:32

Can anyone point me in the right direction of an written authority as to Physical milestones 0-5?

Need to take on DS' physiotherapists complete inaction so it would be good have an idea of where he should be?

thanking you all in advance

Ineedalife Tue 06-Nov-12 20:46:50

Try an early years education website. Physical development is part of the EYFS and you might find something to help you.

Otherwise google physical development chart and you should get something.

Good lucksmile

porridgelover Tue 06-Nov-12 23:03:07

This is the one that was on the reading list for an advanced peadiatric treatment course for OTs/PTs/SaLTs.
It's very clear, written in layperson's language.

mycarscallednev Wed 07-Nov-12 07:28:32

When I was doing my NNEB we used Mary Sheridan 'From Birth To Five Years' - it was our bible! It has developmental miles stones for physical, social and play, vision and fine motor, posture and gross motor, and hearing/communication. I still use it a lot both for my own SEN child and for children I work with. I'm not sure if its still in print but you could look on amazon?

CrystalEclipse Wed 07-Nov-12 08:20:54

Thanks all!!

CrystalEclipse Tue 13-Nov-12 20:05:16

Big thank you for the book recommendation! Absolutely perfect, spot on what I needed!!

thanks and wine

devientenigma Tue 13-Nov-12 20:10:49

mycar was also going to mention Mary from my NNEB days, tell you what PILES come in great for filling out the DLA lol wink

mycarscallednev Wed 14-Nov-12 09:53:38

I hated the fact we had to know this book off by heart at the time, bloody glad I do now, only wish it wasn't for these reasons though!

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