Piaget

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Piaget
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  1. The first scientists to prove that a child's cognitive processes are fundementally different from adults
    Piaget
  2. Cognitive structures that consist of a number of organized ideas that grow and differentiate with experience
    schemas
  3. Assimilation occurs when new info is
    absorbed into existing schemas
  4. Accomodation occurs when new info
    results in adjusting old or creating new schemas
  5. what occurs when existing schemas are used to interpret new info?
    assimilation
  6. What involves changes and adaptions into schemas?
    accomodation
  7. If a child refers to a pig as a doggie that child is doing what?
    assimilating
  8. When the child learns that a truck is different from a car they child is doing what?
    accomodation
  9. The four stages of piagets cognitive development model are
    sensorimotor, preoperational, concrete operational, and formal operational
  10. Preoperational stage
    egocentic thinking, 2-7, animistic thinking
  11. sensimotor stage
    birth-2, preceptual-motor skills, object permenance
  12. When a child feels everything happens becuase of themselves, this is an example of
    egocentrism in the preoperational stage prob
  13. what refers to a young child's inability to experience anyone elses point of view?
    preoperational ethnocentrism
  14. when a child learns that momy contines to exist even when she is not seen they have developed
    object permanence
  15. newborns are born legally
    blind

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