Growth (3-6 yr)
Your Child At 3 Years 3 Months
At the age of 3 years and 3 months, your baby will be getting more independent in everything. He or she will be ready for preschool. At this age, toddlers are more ready to do anything. Here are some of the important milestones that your baby of 3 years and 3 months will be achieving. Have a look:
Weight and height
At this age, the babies starts to grow more in height and weight. The 3 years and 3 months old toddler will have a weight of 29.3 to 34.5 pounds for boys and 28.4 to 33.4 pounds in girls. Their height will grow from 36.5 to 38.6 inches for boys and 36.0 to 38.1 inches in girls. Some babies can grow more than that, but that is the average round figure.
About your baby’s milestone
Your baby will achieve the following milestones:
• Getting dressed
Remember the time when your baby was crying and didn’t want to change his or her clothes at all? Well, this time has passed and now your baby will be happy to get dressed and he or she will be ready to do it themselves. Children of this age will say “Let me do this”. They will need some help though, but they will be able to pull up pants, do zip, and button the shirt.
• Making friends
Children of 3 years and 3 months starts to realize what is out there. They become very happy to go outside and play with other kids in the park. Some of them don’t even realize what they are playing as they just do the parallel of each other, but they enjoy it.
Interested in activities: Your kid will be interested in all sort of activities and would love to help you out in domestic chores. Just let them pick the toys from the carpet and put in a basket.
About your baby’s health & nutrition
3 years 3-month old baby can eat all the things including fruits, vegetables, dairy products, cereal, and some snacks too.
Advice on the activities
• Feeding themselves
Children of this age really like to eat on their own. If they are being consistent on eating independently, then give them freedom and let them create a little mess. It is better this way.
• Potty training
This is an important thing to learn and when your baby hits 3 years, then start training them on how to clean themselves. At this age, the children will probably be aware of a wet diaper and will let you know if they need to go to the bathroom. It will take some time, but they will eventually learn.