In these lessons, students become familiar with the four key periods of growth and human development: infancy (birth to 2 years old), early childhood (3 to 8 years old), middle childhood (9 to 11 years old), and adolescence (12 to 18 years old).
What are the stages of human development?
Human development is a predictable process that moves through the stages of infancy, childhood, adolescence, and adulthood. In infancy, we rely on others to meet our needs as we begin to gain control over our bodies. In childhood, we begin to develop our sense of independence and learn what we can and cannot do.
What are the 7 stages of human development?
Assignment 2: Human Development There are seven stages a human moves through during his or her life span. These stages include infancy, early childhood, middle childhood, adolescence, early adulthood, middle adulthood and old age.17 Apr 2014
What are Piaget’s 4 stages of cognitive development?
In his theory of Cognitive development, Jean Piaget proposed that humans progress through four developmental stages: the sensorimotor, preoperational, concrete operational and formal operational period. The first of these, the sensorimotor stage “extends from birth to the acquisition of language.”