Developmental PsychologyDevelopment of language and speech and theirrelation to thought. Mental Processes Have a Social Origin
CULTURAL TOOLS passed from one individual to another Instructed learningImitative Collaborativelearning learning 4
the instructorVygotsky believed that becomes one supportive tool for thewhen a student is in the student in theZPD for a particular ZONE OF PROXIMAL DEVELOPMENTtask, providing theappropriate assistance(scaffolding) will give thestudent enough to achievethe task 5
Inner Speech• Mind evolves to reflect social reality• Inner speech cannot exist without Interaction.• In turn, communication symbols regulate behavior in a cooperative setting.