Ch 8: Early Childhood Physical and Cognitive Development

About This Chapter

Inspect these lessons to learn about physical and cognitive development during early childhood. Get ready for an exam, improve your grades, or just read up on this topic to help you organize class projects or essays on early childhood development.

Early Childhood Physical and Cognitive Development - Chapter Summary

Policy makers and educators focus a lot of their energy on building programs to improve the physical and cognitive development that takes place during early childhood. These lessons can help you get a better grasp on some of the major development concepts to consider for children in this age group.

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  • Point out early childhood physical development
  • Offer examples of safety, health, and nutrition
  • Review the benefits of different education programs for early childhood
  • Show centration, decentration, and conservation in child cognitive development

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