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Childhood and Adolescence: Voyages in Development, Second Edition, Spencer A. Rathus Chapter 12 Chapter 12 Middle Childhood: Cognitive Development
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Childhood and Adolescence: Voyages in Development, Second Edition, Spencer A. Rathus Chapter 12 Don’t try the “Yes, but” defense with a 5-year old. If you did it, you’re guilty, even if it was an accident. Memorizing the alphabet requires that children keep 26 chunks of information in mind at once. Middle Childhood: Cognitive Development Truth or Fiction?
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Childhood and Adolescence: Voyages in Development, Second Edition, Spencer A. Rathus Chapter 12 An IQ is a score on a test. Two children can answer exactly the same items on an intelligence test correctly, yet one can be above average in intelligence and the other below average. Middle Childhood: Cognitive Development Truth or Fiction?
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Childhood and Adolescence: Voyages in Development, Second Edition, Spencer A. Rathus Chapter 12 Highly intelligent children are creative. Adopted children are more similar in intelligence to their adopted parents than to their biological parents. Middle Childhood: Cognitive Development Truth or Fiction?
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Childhood and Adolescence: Voyages in Development, Second Edition, Spencer A. Rathus Chapter 12 Bilingual children encounter more academic problems than children who speak only one language. Middle Childhood: Cognitive Development Truth or Fiction?
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Childhood and Adolescence: Voyages in Development, Second Edition, Spencer A. Rathus Chapter 12 Piaget’s Concrete- Operational Stage
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Childhood and Adolescence: Voyages in Development, Second Edition, Spencer A. Rathus Chapter 12 Beginnings of adult logic, involves tangible not abstract ideas Characterized by Reversibility and flexibility Less egocentric Decentration What Is Meant by the Stage of Concrete Operations?
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Childhood and Adolescence: Voyages in Development, Second Edition, Spencer A. Rathus Chapter 12 Demonstrate understanding of conservation Object can have several properties or dimensions Child can decenter and focus on more than one dimension Conservation of mass develops first What Is Meant by the Stage of Concrete Operations?
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Childhood and Adolescence: Voyages in Development, Second Edition, Spencer A. Rathus Chapter 12 Demonstrate understanding of transitivity If A exceeds B in some property B exceeds C, then A must also exceed C Assess transitivity through seriation tasks Requires decentration to focus on more than one dimension Demonstrate an understanding of class inclusion What Is Meant by the Stage of Concrete Operations?
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Childhood and Adolescence: Voyages in Development, Second Edition, Spencer A. Rathus Chapter 12 Figure 12.2 A Grid for Demonstrating the Development of Seriation
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Childhood and Adolescence: Voyages in Development, Second Edition, Spencer A. Rathus Chapter 12 What is conservation?
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