Unformatted text preview: nature verses nurture. It is, as I said in my student choice paper, both nature and nurture. Also the paper discussed how children develop schemes, which they talk about when they are explaining how children learn the word “dog”. From there they go to explain how the schemes get more become more restrictive and they develop new schemes for different kinds of dogs. They also talk about Piaget’s different stage theory and how they develop language skills at different stages. They acknowledge that there are different stages of development where different amounts of language development occur. Next the article discusses how parenting is important to proper language development. They give directions of how to listen and be an active part of the child’s developing process. The writer says that the parent cannot be neglectful, like the father was in There Are No Children Here. The parents need to be supportive and involved in the child’s life!...
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- Spring '08
- Developmental Psychology, human development, Parent