Flashcards in Gross Motor Skills Deck (6):
What does gross motor skills allow infants to do ?
Gross motor skills allow infants to control large muscles in the body to enable them to crawl, walk and run.
What are the different activities that promote gross motor skills ?
Riding a bike
Ride on toys
Push and pull toys
What is the first stage of gross motor skills development ?
Infants develop their gross motor skills from the head down.
What is the second stage of gross motor skills development ?
They gradually control muscles in their neck and then their back so that they can roll, sit and crawl.
What is the third stage of gross motor skills development ?
The muscles in their legs and feet develop so that they can stand and then walk.