They appear taller and thinner They appear taller and thinner than toddlers because childrenthan toddlers because childrentend to grow more in heighttend to grow more in heightthan in weight.than in weight.
The preschooler’s brain almostThe preschooler’s brain almostreaches its adult size by 5reaches its adult size by 5years.years.
The extremities of the bodyThe extremities of the bodygrow more quickly than thegrow more quickly than thebody trunk.body trunk.
The posture of preschoolersThe posture of preschoolersgradually changes as thegradually changes as thepelvis is straightened and thepelvis is straightened and theabdominal muscles becomeabdominal muscles becomestronger. They appear slender stronger. They appear slender with erect posture.with erect posture.