In middle childhood or the age between 5-12 years significant changes occur in cognitive development. Children in this age group begin to think in a more logical way.
Some major cognitive developments that occur in this age are:
Children in the age group of 5-12 years begin to understand various concepts and the world around. It is important to appreciate that every child grows at a different rate, however some of the common milestones your child may reach in this age group are as follows;
6- to 7-year-olds
8- to 9-year-olds
10- to 12-year-olds:
As children vary in physical growth they develop at different rates intellectually as well. Consult your pediatrician if your child has difficulty in certain subjects and his or her general cognitive development or language development milestones seem de...