Infancy & Childhood. Unit 4 Lesson 2. Objectives. Review early development Identify stages of infant motor & language dvpt . Examine relationship between attachment and development Analyze critical periods by looking at a case study. Warm Up.
Avery’s Motor Milestones P.Pt
Learning to listen and understand language
Learning to speak and use languageLanguage
Language Acquisition Device: Noam Chomsky said we are predisposed to acquire language
B.F. Skinner: Kids learn language through observation and imitation of parentsLanguage Theories
Mix: Eric Lenneberg said language is inborn, but must be learned during critical period (18m– Puberty) and is influenced by environment.