BABY CRAWLING: SKILLED COORDINATION

YouTube Preview Image

This slow motion video of a baby crawling, from drumsofdoooooom’s channel on youtube.com, shows the optimal coordination of the motor milestone crawling.  Watch the right hand move forward, followed by the left knee, followed by the left hand, and then the right knee.  The is the alternating, or contralateral, pattern of baby crawling.  This enables baby to crawl more quickly across the floor.  In the development of a baby, optimal coordination is our goal!

One Response to BABY CRAWLING: SKILLED COORDINATION

  1. Wow! I can’t imagine this one being improved upon. The music, the look of triumph. Do I hear Oscar buzz?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>