What should my baby be able to do? Month 3
What skills develop during your baby’s third month?
These are general abilities you should expect to see, the list is not comprehensive
You little one should hold their head up when sitting (less bobbing forward)
During tummy time, he/she can raise head between 45-90 degrees
Weight bears on forearms
Starts to partially weight bear on legs when held in standing
“Talks” when spoken too
Brings hand/blankets to mouth
How to actively play with your three month old:
Let your little one see him/herself in the mirror
Let him/her explore and look at everything
Show your little one different colored toys or toys that play music
If you are concerned about your child’s gross motor development, please call 253.237.3405 for an evaluation.