Development: Journey Through Childhood and Adolescence / Edition 1

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Overview

Come join our Journey!!

This multimedia experience guides students through the fascination of human growth and development where they will encounter videos, animations, and audio clips and interactive pedagogy and quizzes. Development: Journey through Childhood and Adolescence is comprised of 12 units and is a fun, educational, multimedia teaching tool that literally brings human development to life. Through the use of unscripted, documentary-style video footage, students will get a chance to see everything from a baby taking its first breath to the challenges of adolescence. The numerous animations included on this cd teach students visually about the inner workings of the human body, including the reproductive organs, conception, hormonal changes throughout the lifespan, and disease. To test their knowledge, the author includes several tools to help students absorb what they have learned: multiple choice interactive quizzes, drag and drop quizzes, and drag and drop activities. It is a complete, independent package that compliments any Lifespan Development textbook.

Dr. Kelly Welch is a professor in the School of Family Studies and Human Services at Kansas State University, where she teaches a large, introductory Human Growth and Development course. Dr. Welch has received numerous university teaching awards, including the Presidential Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching, that recognize her enthusiastic, innovative classroom techniques and pedagogy.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780205395682
  • Publisher: Pearson
  • Publication date: 7/18/2003
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Product dimensions: 5.70 (w) x 8.10 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Each chapter includes “Mad Minutes,” “Journal,” and a Glossary List.

1. Studying Human Growth and Development.

Learning Launch: Studying Human Growth and Development.

The Building Blocks of Human Growth and Development.

Drag and Drop Quiz: The Building Blocks of Human Growth and Development.

2. Interactive Development.

Learning Launch: Interactive Development.

Human Development: No Man Is an Island.

Drag and Drop Quiz: The Bronfenbrenner Model.

3. Nature or Nurture?: An Age-Old Debate.

Learning Launch: An Age-Old Question.

Nature or Nurture or Both?

Genotype and Phenotype.

Drag and Drop Activity: Genetic Family Tree.

Multiple Choice Quiz.

4. Beginnings.

Learning Launch: Beginnings.

The Pregnant Body.

The Biological Foundation of Human Growth and Development.

The Female Reproductive Organs.

The Male Reproductive Organs.

The Dynamic Process of Human Conception.

The Embryonic Period: A Critical Period of Human Development.

Fetal Development: A Time of Maturation and Growth.

Safe Passage.

Prenatal Brain Development.

Multiple Choice Quiz.

Drag and Drop Quiz: The Female and Male Reproductive System.

Building Blocks Activity.

5. Infancy and Toddlerhood.

Learning Launch: The Biological Realm of Human Development.

The Journey Begins.

Reflexive Creatures.

It's a Whole New World.

Dendritic Branching: How the Human Brain Is Wired.

Learning Launch: The Cognitive Realm.

Active Intelligence.

Learning Launch: The Psychosocial Realm.

Is This World a Place I Can Trust?

Multiple Choice Quiz.

Building Blocks Activity.

6. Early Childhood: The Play Years.

Learning Launch: The Play Years: The Age of Make Believe.

Learning Launch: The Play Years: Psychosocial Development.

Play, Play, Play!

The Development of “Self.”

Development of the Internal and External Sexual Organs.

The Parent-Child Relationship.

Learning Launch: The Play Years: Cognitive Development.

Multiple Choice Quiz.

Drag and Drop Activity: Male and Female Internal and External Sexual Organs.

Building Blocks Activity.

7. Middle Childhood: The School Years.

Learning Launch: Middle Childhood: The School Years.

The School Years and the School.

You Gotta Have Friends!

Media Violence and the Effects on Children.

Learning Launch: Child Maltreatment.

Concrete Operational Thought.

The School Years.

Activity: Draw a Picture of Divorce.

Multiple Choice Quiz.

Building Blocks Activity.

8. Adolescence.

Learning Launch: Adolescence: The Biological Realm.

Hormonal Influences on the Body at Puberty.

Learning Launch: Adolescence: the Psychosocial Realm.

Adolescence: Peers and Dating.

Sexual Behavior.

Learning Launch: Adolescence: The Cognitive Realm.

Activity: Troubled Adolescents.

Multiple Choice Quiz.

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