Appendix_C - Axia College Material Appendix C Piaget Worksheet Directions Review Module 26 of Psychology and Your Life Complete the matrix below

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Axia College Material Appendix C Piaget Worksheet Directions: Review Module 26 of Psychology and Your Life . Complete the matrix below and answer the questions that follow. Cognitive Stage Age Range Major Characteristics Sensorimotor Birth to age two the child learns about himself and his environment through motor and reflex actions. Thought derives from sensation and movement. The child learns that he is separate from his environment and that aspects of his environment -- his parents or favorite toy -- continue to exist even though they may be outside the reach of his senses. Teaching for a child in this stage should be geared to the sensorimotor system. You can modify behavior by using the senses: a frown, a stern or soothing voice -- all serve as appropriate techniques. Preoperational Talking stage til age 7 Applying his new knowledge of language, the child begins to use symbols to represent objects. Early in this stage he also personifies objects. He is now better able to think about
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This note was uploaded on 11/02/2011 for the course BUS Hum/176 taught by Professor Na during the Summer '11 term at University of Phoenix.

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Appendix_C - Axia College Material Appendix C Piaget Worksheet Directions Review Module 26 of Psychology and Your Life Complete the matrix below

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