CHFD 2201 - CHFD 2200 CHAPTER 7 Body growth slows(shape becomes more streamlined Growth plate disappears by age 20 Loss of baby teeth begins

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
CHFD 2200 CHAPTER 7 Body growth slows(shape becomes more streamlined) Growth plate disappears by age 20 Loss of baby teeth begins Influences on Physical Growth and Health Nature(Genes, Hormones[growth hormones]) Nurture(infectious diseases, malnutrition, childhood injuries, SES, immunizations) Infectious Disease and malnutrition Causes disease Disease: can cause malnutrition diarrhea; immunizations Immunizations Many American children lack full set Why? Financial Religion Lack of education/fear Implications Motor Skill Development in Early Childhood Critical/primetime of development Correlated with cognitive skills Piaget
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
New research Example: motor music skills Two types of motor skills: gross and fine Gross Motor Skills in Early Childhood Balance improves Greater speed and endurance Gait smooth and rhythmic by age 2 Fine Motor Skills Self-help: dressing, eating Give child many opportunities
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 02/13/2011 for the course CHFD 2200 taught by Professor L during the Fall '10 term at University of Georgia Athens.

Page1 / 4

CHFD 2201 - CHFD 2200 CHAPTER 7 Body growth slows(shape becomes more streamlined Growth plate disappears by age 20 Loss of baby teeth begins

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online