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3 Year Cognitive Milestones

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Can work toys with buttons, levers, and moving parts

 

This little boy is playing with the toy by pressing the buttons that make it work. Working toys with buttons, levers, and moving parts is a 3-year cognitive (learning, thinking, problem-solving) milestone.

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Plays make-believe with dolls, animals, and people

 

This image shows a little boy pretending to doctor on a woman. Playing make-believe with dolls, animals, and people is a 3-year cognitive (learning, thinking, problem-solving) milestone.

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Does puzzles with 3 or 4 pieces

 

As this little girl does a puzzle with 3 or 4 pieces, she showcases  a 3-year cognitive (learning, thinking, problem-solving) milestone.

Understands what “two” means

 

By  showing his understanding of “two,” this little boy is displaying a 3-year cognitive (learning, thinking, problem-solving) milestone.

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Copies a circle with pencil or crayon

 
This little boy is copying a circle,  a 3-year cognitive (learning, thinking, problem-solving) milestone.
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Builds towers of 4 or more blocks

 
This child is stacking blocks. Building towers of 4 or more blocks is a 2-year cognitive (learning, thinking, problem-solving) milestone.
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Screws and unscrews jar lids or turns door handle

 
By screwing and unscrewing this jar lid, this little girl is showing a 3-year cognitive (learning, thinking, problem-solving) milestone.
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