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Unformatted text preview: 1. See signs of lateralization early on in development c. The Child’s Brain i. Continue strengthening used connections & pruning unused for efficiency ii. Myelination for better coordination d. The Adolescent’s Brain i. Brain growth spurt 2 Psychology 340 WI09 Chapter 3 part 2 Guided Notes e. The Adult’s Brain i. Specialization & pruning highly efficient brains f. Aging Brain i. Decline in brain weight ii. Slowing of CNS iii. Older brains can grow new neurons & synapses iv. Plasticity & adaptation v. Huge individual differences 3...
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- Spring '08
- Psychology, WI09 Chapter