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jean Piagets cognitive development

involves development based on learning right from wrong
uses play theory, all children go through each stage, but at different times. think, reason, language. includes assimilation and accomodation

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Piagets assimilation

incorporating new experiences into knowledge you already have

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Piagets accomodation

new ideas developed

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Piagets: birth - 2 years sensorimotor

intellectual abilities: processes form reflexives instinctual action at birth to the beginning of symbolic thought. understanding of the world constructed by coordination sensory experiences with physical actions

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Piagets: 2- 7 years preoperational

child begins to represent the world with words and images which reflect increased symbolic thinking and go beyond the connection of sensory information and physical action

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Piagets: 7-11 years concrete operations

child can reason logically about concrete events and classify objets into different sets

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piagets: 11-15 years formal operation

the adolescent reasons in more abstract and logical ways, thought is more idealistic