Developmental Psychology Lecture Notes
1. What is Developmental Psychology?
a. The study of individuals mental development & changes from birth through
maturity until death
2. Why study?
a. Educational standpoint
b. Detecting mental disabilities
News & Research Assignment
Summary of Popular Press Article: Fostering stronger bonds of attachment may help
The main idea of Fostering stronger bonds of attachment may help maltreated children
was just what th
Professor: Kathryn Westcott, Ph.D.
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Developmental Psychology Final Exam
Question 1: What can we identify as protective factors for development?
Protective factors are internal and external elements that help an individual to be more
resilient. As defined by Merriam-Webster Online D
Writing Prompt 1: Theory
A theory is in simplest terms, an evidence-based hypothesis. Granted, a theory is not a
hypothesis in the sense that it is a guess, however the two concepts are similar. Theories may be
proved incorrect, but have evi
What is theory? Why is it important? Using specific examples from Piaget and Vygstoskys theories of
learning, explain what is meant by the statement each theory organizes and interprets facts differentl
Peter Jeschofnig, Ph.D.
Review the safety materials and wear goggles when
you will need and set aside a safe work space in
Students will learn about diodes and how
THE STUDENT DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE
American History/Social Studies
UNIT: American Revolution
Students will know that the Declaration of Independence has three main parts: A preamble identifying rights of the
people and responsibiliti