cognitive developement

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  1. jean piaget
    children actively construct their cognitive world using
  2. schemas
    concepts of framework that organizes info
  3. assimilation
    incoporate new info into existing schemas
  4. accomodation
    adjust schemas to new info
  5. sensorimotor
    • birth-2 years
    • coordinate sensations w/ movements, learn about the world by coordinating sensory experiences w/ motor actions; object permanence happens
  6. peroperational
    • 2-7 years
    • thought is more symbolic, rep. the world w/ words and images, intuitive reasoning; egocentrisim
  7. concrete operational
    •  7-11 years
    • operational thinking (conservation) classifcation skills, replaces intuitive reasonings w/ logical reasoning in conrete situations
  8. formal operational
    • 11-15 years
    • lasts through adulthood, abstract and idealstic thinking, making predictions, using logic to come up w/ hypothesis about the future
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