Milestones In Action: By Fifteen Months

Milestones Photo and Video Library

 

Copies other children while playing
 
Copies other children while playing

Copies other children while playing, like taking toys out of a container when another child does

 
Description

Photo 1 and 2: The child in this photo is copying another child while playing, a 15-month social/emotional milestone.


 

Shows you an object she likes

Shows you an object she likes

 
Description

The child in this photo is showing someone a toy, an object that she likes, a 15-month social/emotional milestone.


 

Claps when excited

 
Description

The child in this video shows that she is excited by clapping, a 15-month social/emotional milestone.

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Hugs stuffed doll or other toy

Hugs stuffed doll or other toy

 
Description

The child in this photo is hugging a stuffed doll, a 15-month social/emotional milestone.


 

Shows you affection (hugs, cuddles, or kisses you)

Shows you affection (hugs, cuddles, or kisses you)

Description

The child in this photo is showing her mother affection by hugging and cuddling her, a 15-month social/emotional milestone.

 

Looks at a familiar object when you name it

 
Description

The child in this video looks at a familiar object like her cup when her mom asks where her cup is, a 15-month language/communication milestone.

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Follows directions given with both a gesture and words

 
Description

The child in this video follows directions and gives her mother the toy when her mother gestures and asks for the toy, a 15-month language/communication milestone.

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Points to ask for something or to get help

 
Description

The child in this video is pointing to ask for something or to get help, a 15-month language/communication milestone.

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Tries to use things the right way, like a phone, cup, or book

Tries to use things the right way, like a phone, cup, or book

 
Description

The child in this photo is showing that she tries to use things the right way like holding a phone to her ear, a 15-month cognitive milestone.


 

Stacks at least two small objects, like blocks

 
Description

The child in this video is stacking two small objects together, a 15-month cognitive milestone.

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Takes a few steps on his own
 
Takes a few steps on his own

Takes a few steps on his own

 
Description

Photo 1: The child in this photo is taking a few steps on his own, a 15-month movement/physical development milestone.

Photo 2: The child in this photo is taking a few steps on his own, a 15-month movement/physical development milestone.


Uses fingers to feed herself some food

 
Description

In this video, the baby girl uses fingers to feed herself some food, which is a 15-month movement/physical development milestone.

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