By age four your child should be able to do most of the following:
  • Walk up steps, one foot for each step
  • Jump, run, throw, climb using good balance
  • Unbutton buttons
  • Draw up, down, around, and sideways by using a crayon
  • Dress self
  • Wash face and hands
  • Imitate adults doing simple tasks
  • Tell stories
  • Speak in complete sentences
  • Speech is easily understandable
  • Enjoy picture books and being read to
  • Enjoy playing with other children
Last Modified on September 3, 2013