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Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
Week 2 Winter 2011
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  • 1.
    • Remembering Piaget’s theory of cognitive development, describe the difference between assimilation and accommodation. (1 pt.)
    • Provide one example of how Piaget’s theory could be applied to effective instruction? (1 pt.)
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    • Jenny and her family went to the fair. This was Jenny’s first time seeing cows. When she saw the cow she pointed and said “horse.” Which of Piaget’s concepts is she exhibiting? (1 pt.)
  • 2. Syllabus and Gradebook
  • 3. Debate
  • 4. Developmental Cognitivism
    • Piaget, nature, and nurture
  • 5. what is the goal of education?
  • 6. Peek-a-boo? Stages of Cognitive Development
  • 7. Sensorimotor (birth -2) Schemes are formed mostly from behaviors and perceptions. Children have a difficult time focusing on or thinking about anything not immediately in front of them. Trial-and-error Exploration and manipulation of an object to determine its properties Object permanence The acknowledgement that objects retain their properties even when not physically present Symbolic thought Begins to develop at the end of the stage. Physical objects and events can be represented through symbols
  • 8.  
  • 9. Operations—Physical actions performed mentally
  • 10. Preoperational (2-6/7 yrs) Due to language and thought development, children are capable of utilizing symbolic schemas to talk about things beyond their immediate presence. Logical reasoning is not yet developed. egocentric Students tend to think about the world only from their perspective. centration inability to focus on two dimensions simultaneously Lacks Reversibility child does not recognize that physical objects retain their properties when changing position Animism the belief that all things are alive and living
  • 11. Concrete Operations
  • 12. Concrete Operational (6/7 -11/12 yrs) Students can now reason using logic, but thinking is often limited to manipulation of physical (i.e., “concrete”) objects class inclusion the ability to classify objects by two or more classifications simultaneously conservation the realization that the amount remains the same, despite alterations in shape or arrangement transductive thinking belief that when two events occur simultaneously, one must have caused the other.
  • 13. Formal Operational Thought
  • 14. Formal Operational (11/12 + yrs.) Students can now apply logical reasoning processes to abstract ideas and contexts. Proportional reasoning Students can conceptually understand fractions, percentages, ratios, decimals. Hypothetical reasoning Ability to logically deduce conclusions from completely abstract notions. Separating/ Controlling variables Ability to test hypotheses by manipulating one factor while holding others contstant.
  • 15. Teach the commutative property of mathematics e.g., 2+1 = 3 and 1+2=3 Teach decimal place value Teach fractions to 4th graders which variable, weight, length or height of initial drop, affects a pendulum’s oscillation rate?

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