Speech and Language
Articulation Age Expectations
Expressive Language Age Expectations
2 word phrases at 2 years old
3 word phrases at 3 years old
4 word phrases at 4 years old
5 word phrases at 5 years old
Receptive Language Age Expectations
Identify common vocabulary (eg. body parts, food, toys, action words)
Follow novel directions
Understand size concepts (eg. big vs little)
Understand quantity concepts (eg. one, two, all)
Understand spatial concepts (eg. in, on, off, under)
Answer a variety of "wh" questions (eg. what, what doing, who, where)
Questions or Concerns?
If you have concerns related to your child's speech and language development, please contact the Madison Early Childhood Education Center office by calling 630-617-2385 to schedule a developmental screening.