Developmental Profiles: Pre-birth Through Twelve / Edition 6

Developmental Profiles: Pre-birth Through Twelve / Edition 6

by K. Eileen Allen, Lynn R Marotz
     
 

DEVELOPMENTAL PROFILES: PRE-BIRTH THROUGH TWELVE, Sixth Edition, outlines major characteristics for each of the developmental domains in a concise, non-technical, point-by-point format. Developmental profiles have been expanded to include middle childhood, and sections highlighting children's daily routines and patterns have been incorporated to assist readers

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DEVELOPMENTAL PROFILES: PRE-BIRTH THROUGH TWELVE, Sixth Edition, outlines major characteristics for each of the developmental domains in a concise, non-technical, point-by-point format. Developmental profiles have been expanded to include middle childhood, and sections highlighting children's daily routines and patterns have been incorporated to assist readers in understanding the nature of development and translate emerging skills into everyday behavior. Updated information about prenatal care and brain research has been added, and critical safety considerations at each developmental stage with suggestions for appropriate adult supervision are identified. Supporting the importance of family, respect for diversity, and the uniqueness of individual differences in children's abilities from pre-birth to age twelve, this book emphasizes the quality of care, learning experiences, and education for the wholesome development of all young children. It highlights major characteristics for each of the developmental domains in a concise, non-technical, point-by-point format.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435412941
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/24/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.20(d)

Table of Contents

1. Child Development Theories and Data Gathering. 2. Principles of Growth and Development. 3. Prenatal Development. 4. Infancy. 5. Toddlerhood. 6. Early Childhood: Three, Four, and Five Year Olds. 7. Early Childhood: Six, Seven and Eight Year Olds. 8. Middle Childhood: Nine, Ten, Eleven, and Twelve Year Olds. 9. When and Where to Seek Help. Appendix A: Recommended Immunization Schedule. Appendix B: Developmental Checklists. Appendix C: Child Health History. Appendix D: Selected Screening and Assessment Instruments. Appendix E: Resources for Families and Professionals. Appendix F: Federal Legislation Related to Children and Families. Appendix G: Additional Reading Resources.

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