Cognitive Development

The growth and development of a child's intelligence over time is a subject on which countless experts have written. How are your child's thinking skills evolving at a particular age? There are several major theories that guide this field of study, and we've collected the most important facts on each of them, and on how you can help your child's mind blossom.

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    Developmentally Appropriate Block Play

    Blocks are timeless, classic play materials that have endured as an activity through many different ideologies and...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Child Development Theories

    Theories of development are much more specific than paradigms or worldviews (Miller, 1993). A theory of development...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Is SpongeBob Bad for Your Preschooler's Brain?

    With a controversial study recently released arguing that SpongeBob hinders the brain power of preschool viewers, it's...

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    Integrating Curriculum with Play Dough

    Play dough is one of those play materials that you can find in almost every early learning environment. It is highly...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Adolescent Brain Development

    Growth and change are an integral part of adolescence. Studies on the brain during the last decade show that it -- along...

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    Similarities and Differences Between Boys and Girls

    Gender differences in cognitive, social, and personal characteristics have been investigated since the early 1900s....

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Moral Concepts

    Morality has to do with our ideas regarding what is right and what is wrong and how right and wrong behavior should be...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall