18 April 8-9, 2014
VT3 grading just started
Adolescents Free Time
in Contemporary Society
Historical trend more free
time for adolescents
spend more time on leisure,
less time being productive
than other co
Achievement 2, Self20 April 15-16, 2014
VT5 is up
VT3 grades coming today
VT4 grading to start tomorrow
Belief that outcome can be affected
Choice of reasonable challenging tasks (no time wasting
on easy or difficult)
Identity, moral autonomy
22 April 22 23, 2014
Identity generally not established before age 18
During college, vocational plans solidify
College may prolon
14 March 11 - 24, 2014
WHY are kids in school?
To prepare them to be
Responsible for themselves?
Functioning in society?
Successful in their work?
Give them a general educ
Impact biological changes
6 February 7- 12, 2014
Review qs for ch. 2 will go up this
Response files this weekend
Finish up physical changes in adolescence
Effects of physical changes in adolescence
Physiological changes in
5 February 4-10,
Clicker channel 27
What is puberty?
What is the endocrine system?
What triggers puberty?
What are the changes in puberty?
What is puberty?
Period in lifespan in which an in
Cognitive & brain changes &
8 February 14 - 20, 2014
Vt 1 is due next Friday
Clicker response files up to date
Theoretical perspectives on
Piagetian view of development of thinking
Review questions chapter 4 Cognitive transitions
1. What are the main changes in cognition in adolescence?
2. How does thinking of possibilities change between childhood and adolescence?
What applications does this have for school subjec
Review questions Chapter 3 Puberty and physical development
1. What is puberty?
2. What are the two roles that hormones play in adolescent development?
3. What are the parts of the HPG axis, and how does the HPG feedback loop work?
4. What changes on the
Review Guidelines Adolescent Development
1. Explain the difference between the nature and nurture types of causes
for behaviors. Be able to give examples in adolescent behaviors.
2. Whats the definition of a theory?
3. What 6 categories of infor
Dating, sexuality, problems in
24 April 29,
adolescence 1 2014
Dating and Romantic
Relationships in Adolescence
Dating and the Development
Dating can mean a variety of
Group activities involving boys
Casual dating in couples