Your Child’s Communication Development: Kindergarten Through Fifth Grade
What should I expect my child’s speech and language development to be during elementary school?
Use this guide! Choose a grade level to learn about common developmental milestones and school expectations for children at that level.
- First grade
- Second grade
- Third grade
- Fourth grade
- Fifth grade
- Suggestions for parents and caregivers
Remember, every child is unique and will reach these milestones in different ways and times. The language spoken at home and cultural norms can influence the way that we communicate.
[Note: The information above has been taken directly from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association website at asha.org]