Unformatted text preview: In America we started the term of teenager. So here don’t just pass from being a child to adult. (ex. Of Transition out of childhood: puberty, getting a drivers license, moving out, getting married, having a kid)-richer families often times make the transition earlier b/c a lot of times children will be economically dependent for a longer period of time. >who should kids hang out with? People of their own age where going through same stuff kind of around the same time. Hang out with adults and may be more mature but they can’t gain everything b/c not mature enough. Create groups separating boys from girls. Has origins b/c of premarital sex. Children’s folklore: Cultural specifics may vary widely. >Childrens’s games: have written rules, but most often passed on through communication between friends and those who are older. Traditional but there are many variations, such as the diff ways to make a hopscotch board....
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2008 for the course WAC 22 taught by Professor Schoemaker during the Spring '08 term at UCLA.
- Spring '08