The child at 2 years and 5-6 months

The child at 2 years and 5-6 months

The child at 29 - 30 months (2 years and 5-6 months) begins to become a challenge for parents especially when he refuses to share or when he only wants to win and cannot accept a defeat.

Now the possessiveness of the toys is in full development and it can be difficult to determine whether to share their toys or to return them if they do not belong to them.

At this age it can be even more difficult to break away from your child even for one night, especially when he tells you with a trembling voice and his eyes damp with tears "don't go away", but it is good for parents to spend a little time alone.

Especially since for the 2 and a half year old child only the moment of departure is sad, he will see himself playing as soon as you leave.

The short-term separations will help him gain self-confidence, but also in you because he knows that even though you are gone, you will return to him as you promised.

At the age of 2 years and 5-6 months (29-30 months), the child becomes more possessive with his things and believes that everything is right for him. Age-specific self-centeredness could give you a lot of headaches in its discipline, but with patience and perseverance, you can help your child to be more generous and sociable with others around him. Disciplining and educating the child becomes easier as the child learns to speak and understand more things! Discover the news and surprises that your child reserves in his development at the age of 2 and a half!

Physical development of the child at 2 years and 5-6 months

The set of motor skills that the child shows at this age is complemented by new physical skills: he is able to walk on peaks and stand in this position for a few seconds and even stand on one leg and maintain his balance for a few seconds. In daily activities and play, the child continues to flirt with running, climbing and jumping with both legs.

Outdoor play is important for developing and perfecting all of these skills. The little boy has the opportunity to indulge in the open air, to perfect his ability to throw the ball in front and back and to acquire other essential skills in his growth. According to specialists, at the age of 2 and a half, the brain of the child reaches around 80-90% of the development and volume that it will have at adulthood.

His immune system is much stronger, and his body conformation begins to change, against the backdrop of his muscular development and bone growth.

Communication of the child at 2 years and 5-6 months

The child is quite good at communication. The development of the language is quite advanced. Daily acquires new words in the vocabulary and plays with them to form increasingly complex sentences. Your effort so far to teach him how to express his emotions in words is starting to bear fruit.

The negative feelings that try it will be expressed more and more often in words. Continue to teach him to use language and speech to express his feelings and to give up on unwanted behaviors such as being bitten, hit, kicked, etc. It is important to explain to him that his problems are more likely to be solved if he discusses them with you, not if he exemplifies them through behaviors.

Even at this age, the child understands far more words than he can express, a skill that you must take advantage of in an effort to discipline him. He is able to understand and follow increasingly complex instructions.

The behavior and social development of the child at 2 years and 5-6 months

At the age of 29-30 months, the child shows a greater interest than ever for group play and interactions with other children. But even if he is eager to stay with the children, it does not mean that he is eager to share toys and things with them.

He is at the age of possessiveness, in which he thinks that everything is right for him and does not accept any refusal from you or others. It is up to you and your disciplinary effort to teach him how to share things with others and be generous. To do this, it is important to integrate it as a child in communities, to organize play meetings frequently and to keep it always among children.

The boy succeeds in learning the easiest social skills and behavioral norms from interacting with other children of his age. In addition to learning to be more sociable, group games help him overcome his natural shyness of age, cooperate with others and share toys and things with them. This is the right time to switch from diaper to pot, if you have not already started this process.

The transition must always be gradual and patient. Familiarize yourself with the potion first, teach it how to stand on it and place it from time to time, you may be lucky and also do the little job. If the little boy shows signs of irritation when you put him in the pot or he seems unwilling to make friends with her, don't force him. He is waiting for a period, because he is not yet ready.

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Baby sleep at 2 years and 5-6 months

At this age, your child needs, on average, 13 hours of sleep per day, of which 9-11 hours are carried out during the night and only 1-2 hours during the day. The average daily hours of sleep differ from one child to another, depending on their own pace of development. The changes that occur in the child's sleep behavior are not surprising to many parents.

They often face refusals of falling asleep at the appointed time in the program. It does so either out of fear of darkness and of being left alone in the room, or because of too much fatigue. It is certain that you must try to respect his sleep routine and get him to sleep at the right time, for whatever reason.

As it grows and becomes more aware of the environment and the opportunities it offers in development, the child no longer has the hours of a day to fast from time to time and to discover new things.

Feeding the child at 2 years and 5-6 months

The 2-and-a-half-year-old child's menu includes almost all types of foods that an adult eats, but it is important to give them only nutritious and rich preparations rich in vitamins and minerals essential for its harmonious growth. The child's daily menu consists of 3 main meals and 2 snacks.

It is important to place the child at the table with the whole family and to teach him to eat neatly. You may have already started learning good manners at the table, but if you haven't, it's time to educate your child about the etiquette at the table. The child manages to eat more orderly, raise the glass or cup with one hand and be comfortable at the table, but no more than 20-30 minutes.

Do not extend the child's meal for more than half an hour, as he will lose his patience and begin to hiss and play with food. Even if you and your dad stay longer at the table, allow the child to get up after 20 minutes.

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