Week 2 Theories of Child Development
A. Historical Perspectives B. Theory C. Basic Issues
i) Continuous vs. Discontinuous ii) Nature vs. Nurture
D. Major Theoretical Contributions
i) Cognitive Development Ii ) Social Development Attachm
WHEN & WHERE TO SEEK HELP
April 11, 2012
"IS MY CHILD NORMAL?"
Factors that affect development:
Culture Family structure Poverty Illnesses
Child Find: a nationwide screening program with the goal of locating infants and children who have undiagnosed dev
Development: 6 8 yrs
A. Development 6 to 8 yrs B. Practice Application Bullying C. School Environment Teacher Characteristics
A. Development: 6 8 yrs
I. II. III. IV.
Physical and Motor Perceptual and Cognitive Speech and Language Social
Development Preschool (3, 4 & 5 yrs)
Exams and Extra Credit
2 New Extra Credit Opportunities Posted
Exam 1 Extra Credit GSO EPSY Research Symposium
Free for UH Students Breakfast and lunch provided Must RSVP Tentative Date: Saturday, April 21 st 9a1p
Observation: Event Sampling
I. Comments on Exam II. Event Sampling III. ABC Narrative Event Sampling IV. Tally Event Sampling V. Event Sampling Observation Assignment VI. Case Study Assignment
II. Event Sampling
i) Event Sampling (def'n): P
Checklists and Rating Scales
A. Observational Checklists B. Observational Rating Scales C. Exam 1 Review
Notes on observations.
Difference between "Comments" and "Observations" REMINDER:
A. Observational Method - Checklists
Week 5 Prenatal and Infant Development and Practice
HDFS 3350 Agenda Week 5
I. Prenatal Development i.) Stages, Pregnancy, Parental Health, Developmental Concerns II. Infancy i.) Learning, Play, Attachment III. Toddler i) Motor, Perceptual Cognitive, Sp
Anecdotal & Running Records
A. B. C. D.
Review Twin Studies Running Records Anecdotal Records
VIDEOS: Twin Studies
Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation: Tools to be an Active Voice for Change
Emily Wear Shum
April 18, 2012
Physical Abuse (CPA) Sexual Abuse (CSA) Emotional/ Psychological Abuse Neglect Prenatal and postnatal drug exposure Exposure to
Social Policy: Obesity and Gender Neutral Parenting
Obesity: What is it? How common is childhood obesity?
1970s: 4% 1980s: 7% 2000s: 17.5% 2008: 20% 5% to 18% from 1980s-2008
Exam 2 Review HDFS 3350
Match milestones within each domain to age range
25 Multiple Choice 5 True/False BRING YOUR OWN SCANTRON
What will be covered?
Development: Ages 312
Know the major milestones within each domain Know about "
Steady Teeth Vision Slows Second growth spurt Different for boys and girls
Gross and Fine Motor Development
New skills Beginning to gain control
9-12 yr olds Development and Practice
9-12 yrs Development and Practice
C. D. E. F. G.
Physical and Motor Development Practice Implication Negative Body Image Cognitive and Perceptual Development Speech and Language Development Social and