Colorado Early Learning and Development Guidelines:


These guidelines will inform you of what children can know and are able to do, so that everyone who interacts with young children can prepare them for a lifetime of success.  This link will bring you to videos and more to help you in supporting your child’s development:


Click on  the age of your child below for examples of what children typically do at a certain ages and suggestions for how adults can support their development:


3-5 Years


CDC Developmental Checklists for Children:


Skills such as taking a first step, smiling for the first time, and waving “bye bye” are called developmental milestones. Children reach milestones in how they play, learn, speak, behave, and move (crawling, walking, etc.).

Click on the age of your child to see the milestones:


3 Years

4 Years

5 Years

Positive Parenting Tips from CDC: To visit their website click here


Ages & Stages Questionnaire (ASQ) Activities:


There are many ways to support your child’s development using items you have lying around the house. These activities relate to some of the questions you may be asked by your child’s Doctor at their next well child check-up.

Click on your child’s age for activities that will help your child grow and learn:


36-48 months: EnglishSpanish

48-60 months: EnglishSpanish


Ages & Stages – Social Emotional Activities:


36 months: EnglishSpanish

48 months: EnglishSpanish

60 months: EnglishSpanish