Baby of 22 months. Development of the baby month by month.
Twenty-two-month-old babies are able to walk and run safely and have better stability. This ability to control his body leads him to perform actions that were previously impossible. Jumping from the crib can be one of them, therefore, it is convenient that you make the change to the bed. At this sta
Twenty-two-month-old babies are able to walk and run safely and have better stability. This ability to control his body leads him to perform actions that were previously impossible. Jumping from the crib can be one of them, therefore, it is convenient that you make the change to the bed.
At this stage in which the baby is about to turn 2 years old, they begin to show their opinion and point of view. It may seem more stubborn or stubborn and sometimes have temper tantrums.
The weight and height of the 22-month-old baby
At 22 months of age, the baby can weigh about 12 kilograms and measure about 86 centimeters. These figures are based on the average percentile of a child, so it can vary from one child to another.
You will have noticed that the growth rate is much lower than in the first months of life, it is normal, the gain of kilos in the newborn baby is greater and faster.
The development of the baby in the twenty-second month of life
The baby is able to walk, run and control their movements with greater security and independence, so in many cases you want to do things for yourself.
We can take advantage of this attitude to teach him autonomy actions such as washing his hands, taking off his shoes, picking up the spoon correctly or putting on his pants.
Some babies, at this time already begin to control the sphincters, so that they can spend a long time without peeing. You may occasionally find your diaper dry. Some babies are already prepared for diaper withdrawal, however, it is convenient not to rush and, if we believe it is time, never go back.
The language of a twenty-two-month-old child
At this stage of their life, babies use short phrases of two or three words such as: I also want or I want water. They are already able to maintain a simple conversation with people around them and respond if asked.
The baby understands more vocabulary than he is capable of expressing, so he understands simple commands such as: put the glass on the table, pick up your teddy bear or go to bed.
The feeding of a 22-month-old child
It is very important to teach the baby to eat well from the first months of life so that he acquires the habit and has a good development. To achieve this, you must have a regular schedule for your meals and avoid snacking between meals.
The 22-month-old baby can eat everything, unless he has a food intolerance, so he can and should take all the food groups divided into five meals.
Stimulate the 22-month-old baby
More and more the baby tests his autonomy, to enhance it you can praise him every time he manages to take off his shoe alone or take the spoon to his mouth without spilling the food. In short, they seem small milestones but they are great achievements.
Read stories to the baby, sing songs, talk to him as an adult without distorting the words, are some things that you can carry out on a daily basis and are a benefit for the development and learning of the baby.