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Do babies sit up before learning to crawl or vice versa??

LOL sorry i dont know i feel silly asking.. but my 4 month old has been trying to sit up lately.

When she is propped upward, she always crunches forward and tries to sit up ALLL the time now.

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MomNbabyGirl009

Asked by MomNbabyGirl009 at 3:15 AM on Jun. 14, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • yeah i think so, but im sure theres always those moms whos babies crawled before learning to sit up...lol i dont really know that but

    I would think they need to sit up first because then they know how to balance and such

    thats a good one now im curious to see what others have to say
    Dom123123

    Answer by Dom123123 at 3:19 AM on Jun. 14, 2009

  • they usually sit up first
    looovemybabies

    Answer by looovemybabies at 3:19 AM on Jun. 14, 2009

  • usually they sit up first.
    jcsmummy

    Answer by jcsmummy at 3:26 AM on Jun. 14, 2009

  • My son did. Some babies are different, so its hard to say yes for everyone. But I'm pretty sure most babies do.
    LucasMama08

    Answer by LucasMama08 at 3:26 AM on Jun. 14, 2009

  • Thy definately sit up before crawling.....for the most part.
    TNT8687

    Answer by TNT8687 at 3:44 AM on Jun. 14, 2009

  • My son sat up and then crawled like in the next few days. DD sat up looong before crawling!
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 9:46 AM on Jun. 14, 2009

  • Typically...sitting up is the first milestone or I think it comes after rolling over. Anyway just so u know not all babies crawl but its not considered a milestone. My dd was about the same age as yours when starting. Now she's 9 months and crawling! It goes by so fast =(
    calliesmommie

    Answer by calliesmommie at 10:22 AM on Jun. 14, 2009

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