Baby’s First Six Months Developmental Milestones Checklist By Pro B. May 10, 2017 General Health, Health & Fitness, Pediatric 8 CommentsFive MonthsMovement/Physical DevelopmentBaby is now able to roll from prone (lying on tummy) to supine (lying on back)Can keep her head controlled and steady on supported sittingCan shift her weight from one forearm to other in proneSix MonthsMovement/Physical DevelopmentYes, finally your baby is able to sit independently.Roles prone to supine and supine to prone. So, baby loves to roll over in both directions i.e. front to back, back to front.Baby tries to push herself up with prone on hands with elbows extended. She may also be able to shift weight from hand to hand.Able to pull to stand with hands heldBears some weight on legs when standing with hands held or support and enjoys bouncingBaby may start crawling backward before she becomes a crawlerSenses DevelopmentStarts making some sounds like eh, oh, m,b etcResponds to sounds by trying to copy and making soundsTries to look around and shows interest in new things aroundMake different sounds to show his needs or if she is happy or sadLikes to feel different texture toys like hard, soft, spongy, etc.Develops the sense of his own name and responds to callSocial and Cognitive DevelopmentLikes to socialize and play with others, especially with parents and other familiar facesEnjoys his favorite toys among othersParents need to be more careful as she is very quick to bring things in mouthMore curious and tries to explore around. Tries to reach beyond her capabilityDevelopmental Milestones Watch (Talk to your Doctor)Watch for baby’s muscle tone. Make sure she is not too fluffy or stiffNot able to sit independently or at least stable in supported sittingShows no interest in play time, toys, people aroundDoes not respond to a call or sounds aroundDoes not make any soundsDoes not try to reach the thingsDoes not show any affection for the parents or other carersNot able to pull up with hands held or not taking any weight on legs when standing supportedPrev: 3rd and 4th monthsNext: 7-9 months PreviousTags:child growth, child health, cognitive, development milestones check list, first two months, milestones, physical development, social and emotional developmentRelated Posts Therapeutic Management of Lateral Epicondyalgia; Tennis Elbow Pain Decorticate and Decerebrate Rigidity. Abnormal Posturing. Plyometric Training is not a Jump Training. 8 Comments Mikel Teissedre May 15, 2017 Great article Thanks for sharing. Reply Will May 16, 2017 Thank you for another magnificent post. Where else could anyone get that kind of info in such a perfect way of writing? I have a presentation next week, and I am on the look for such info. Reply Pro B. May 16, 2017 Hi Will Thanks for your encouraging words. look forward to your continuous feedback. please subscribe. Good Luck for your presentation. Reply Whitley May 16, 2017 I will right away clutch your rss feed as I can not find your email subscription hyperlink or e-newsletter service. Do you’ve any? Kindly allow me recognize so that I could subscribe. Thanks. Reply Pro B. May 16, 2017 Hi Whitley Thankyou. Yes you can find a link to subscribe the page at right hand side of the page. Please subscribe and look foward to your continuous feedback. Reply Bethann May 16, 2017 Hello, I am attempting to find things to improve my web site!I assume its good enough to make use of a few of your concepts!! Reply Krista May 16, 2017 You actually make it seem so easy with your presentation but I find this matter to be actually something which I think I would never understand. It seems too complex and extremely broad for me. I’m looking forward for your next post, I’ll try to get the hang of it! Reply Pro B. May 16, 2017 Thank you Reply Add a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment:*Name:*Email Address:*Website:Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.