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What to expect from a soon to be 9 yr. old?

Is there much difference from a 8 and 9 yr. old?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:18 PM on Sep. 20, 2010 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • Not really!
    older

    Answer by older at 5:19 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • boy or girl?
    Both can start showing signs of puberty,girls especially.
    moodiness
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 5:22 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • depends on child and ability
    i expect my step daughter at nine
    to have her homework done, do some chores when asked-some chores are..clear table after dinner, put away dishes from dish washer, dog poop duty(which she is not good at on purpose), clean her room, read book before bed without me checking to see if she has read, pick up her towel after shower-if left on florr-that child gets to do a load of towels(good place to start with laundry and they do remember to pick up now off floor), no sassy attitude or i take away her ipod thing (ipods only good for taking away!-lol
    fiatpax

    Answer by fiatpax at 5:22 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • Well, my girls are 6, 8, and 10 ... the 10 year old has become a bit more independent and a little more responsible but really there is very little difference between 8 and 9.
    caseyandkids

    Answer by caseyandkids at 6:37 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • depends on the child
    steveiguana

    Answer by steveiguana at 7:13 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • I dont really notice much difference
    fryshannon34

    Answer by fryshannon34 at 9:49 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

  • I haven't noticed much difference.
    Luisa621

    Answer by Luisa621 at 10:45 PM on Sep. 20, 2010

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