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Your Child's Communication Development: Kindergarten Through Fifth Grade

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Is your child in elementary school? Use this guide to learn about your child's speech and language development.

Children develop at their own rate. The skills listed are what most children can do by the end of that grade.

Speech-language pathologists, or SLPs, work with children who have speech and language problems.

To find an SLP near you, visit ProFind.