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Unformatted text preview: Industry(developing a sense of competence at useful skills) vs. Inferiority(pessism) End of Mid Childhood: able to rotate a map Myelination: occurs in frontal lobe and corpus cerebellum Cognitive/Academic Milestones Learn to read Learn basic arithmetic(adding & subtracting, multiplication & division) Build on these skills and commit to memory More kids read, higher reading score Language Development in Middle Childhood Vocabulary: increases,connections between ideas Pragmatics(appropriateness of language use) Metacognition & Learning Development of Memory Strategies Rehearsal(early grade school) Repeating information to oneself Organization(early grade school) Grouping related items together Elaboration(end of mild childhood) Creating a relationship between pieces of information not in same category...
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