A lot of learning happens during the middle years, which is the time when your child is between 6 and 12 years old. The links on this page provide information on your school age child’s development.
During their school age years, there are some specific ‘developmental tasks’ that are important for children to master. As children develop in these areas, they become prepared to meet the challenges in the teenage years and beyond. Click on each link below to learn more.
In the middle years, children are developing:
As your child starts school and becomes more involved with friends & the community, they will learn a lot. While children in the middle years continue to develop at their own pace, sometimes parents and/or caregivers have concerns about a child’s development or learning at school.
If you have concerns, you may want to talk to:
You can learn about other services by clicking Concerns About My School Age Child’s Development