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Flashcards in T1-Piaget: Cognitive Development Deck (8):
1

What are the 4 stages for Piagets cognitive growth and development?

Sensorimotor (birth-2 year)
Pre-operational (2-7)
Concrete operations (7-11)
Formal operations (12-18)

2

Reflexive behavior and gradually develops into intentional behavior and interest in novelty

Sensorimotor

3

What are 3 big things that go on in the pre-operational stage (2-7)

Egocentricity
Magical thinking
Pretending!!

4

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

5

In the per-operational stage, children ___ facts and ____ adult authority

Confuse facts and accept adult authority

6

What stage is characterized by this:
-Groups objects
-Series of actions
-Relational terms
-Perceive changes
-Conscience
-Competitive
-Rules
-Double meanings
-Awareness

Concrete operational (7-12)

7

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

8

What are the big things that happen in formal operation (12-18)?

Abstract thinking
KNOWS IT ALL
Imaginative
FUTURE ORIENTED

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