Flashcards in T1-Piaget: Cognitive Development Deck (8):
What are the 4 stages for Piagets cognitive growth and development?
Sensorimotor (birth-2 year)
Concrete operations (7-11)
Formal operations (12-18)
Reflexive behavior and gradually develops into intentional behavior and interest in novelty
What are 3 big things that go on in the pre-operational stage (2-7)
What happens if you say to a sick kid aged 2-7 something like "it's just going to be a quick stick in your arm" or "you're coughing your head off!"
They will literally think a shot will be a stick in their arm or that they are literally coughing their head off--this is because they have CONCRETE THINKING
In the per-operational stage, children ___ facts and ____ adult authority
Confuse facts and accept adult authority
What stage is characterized by this:
-Series of actions
Concrete operational (7-12)
If you tell an 8 year old, we're going to the hospital to put dye in your veins, how will the 8 year old interpret that?
A double meaning--they think they are going to the hospital to put "die" in the veins and that they will die