Ch 8: Language Development Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

The Language Development chapter of this Human Growth and Development Syllabus Resource and Lesson Plans course is designed to help you plan and teach the stages and types of language development in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Language Development chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Stages of language development Pre-linguistic and linguistic language development
Tuesday Continuation of stages of language development Symbolic language development, syntax development
Wednesday Environmental effects on language development Examples and reasons for language development changes in certain environments
Thursday Cultural influences on language development Language styles, behaviorist theory, interactionist perspective
Friday The Nativist perspective Noam Chomsky, language acquisition device

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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