Chapter 8- Physical Develop Early Childhood

Infants, Children, and Adolescents (6th Edition)

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Chapter 8: Chapter 8: Physical Development  Physical Development  in Early Childhood in Early Childhood
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Body Growth Body Growth Gradually become   motor gains in  Individual differences more                than in  infancy and toddlerhood
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Asynchronies in Physical  Asynchronies in Physical  Growth Growth Asynchronous  process First few years,         grows faster than any  other body part
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Brain Growth Brain Growth Ages 2 - 6, brain increases to      % of its  adult weight Preschoolers            in a wide variety of  skills
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Brain Development Brain Development Two hemispheres of the cortex develop at Differences in the rate of development  suggest that they are continuing to 
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Brain Growth Brain Growth Brain undergoes reshaping and refining
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Structures of the Brain Structures of the Brain
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