Hopping, climbing and skipping are activities that your child may love to practice
A Gross Motor milestone for the 3-5 years age range.
TIP: Children learn gross motor skills when they are given the opportunity. Planning your routines for regular (daily, if possible) times outside or at the playground will give your child opportunities to practice these skills.
Source: How Kids Develop
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