If I have to place my virtual child, Journey, into one of Kohlbergs level I
would say she falls under level 3, post conventional morality-stage 5,
social contract and individual rights. I believe that the level/stage
Journey is in because of how she has m
1. Describe any physical or behavioral signs of incipient puberty.
Journey had a growth spurt last year, especially in the hips.
Behaviorally she has undergone several changes in the last two
years. She is starting to show signs of adolescent behavior. Sh
1. As the program ends, what pathways does your child appear to
be on in terms of physical, cognitive, social, emotional and moral
development? To what extent could you have predicted these
pathways based on what you knew of your child's earlier
Rosie is 9 years old!
1. How smart is your child, and in what areas? Think back to the blurb on multiple
intelligences that appeared at age 6. Find specific evidence regarding your child's
verbal, logical-mathematical, spatial, musical and bodily-kinesthe
Journey will turn 5 this summer and will be a bit on the young side in the fall when
she starts kindergarten. The school where Journey will attend kindergarten has
started a kindergarten prep session over the summer that lasts for a couple of weeks
1. What activities and experiences at ages 12 and 14 has your
teen been involved in that might promote healthy behavioral
practices, physical fitness and skill in sports?
Journeys father and I have been very pleased, and satisfied with
her behavior and mo
1. Think about your teens cognitive strengths and weaknesses
and how they are reflected in his or her school grades and
activities from 14-16 years of age. What careers or courses of
study might be best suited to your teens abilities and interests?
Jai Ling Dan
Montgomery County Community College
Piagets Formal Operational stage occurs at the age of eleven years old. This is
the age where most children matriculate into their adolescent years. Durin
Rosie is getting ready for intermediate school!
1. Describe your childs academic skills between ages 6 and 10 and assess how well
these skills are developing. The 5th grade report card will be useful for this but you
should also incorporate your own obser
Journey is in first grade!
1. How well is your child adapting to social situations in the home and outside the
home? Does your child have any behavior or emotional problems at this point? Why
do you think these problems are occurring and what are you doin