“The will the win is important, but the will to prepare is vital” -Joe Paterno , legendary football coach. Unit Overview: Motor Learning and Skills Development . Important Terminology: Human Growth Skills Motor Learning Sport Psychology Coaching. Human Growth & Development.
1. Physical 2. Cognitive
3. Motor 4. Social
Double birth weight in 6 mos. and triple in _____.
By end of second yr. brain is ____of adult wt.
Body length will increase by about ___
Considerable muscular development.
Gains in ability to perform basic tasks.
Grasp, crawl, pull to stand, walk.
Most master walking by age _____
Most master running by age _____Infancy / Toddler
“Growth spurt” where boys b/cm men and girls b/cm women – sexual maturity.
_____________triggers growth in both sexes.
Marked changes in physical appearance.
-Puberty / Adolescence
Body movements that originate closer to the centre of the body seem to develop earlier than those that originate further from the centre.Different Rates of Growth for Different Body Parts
What are the 5 key factors affecting physical growth? (page 251)
Explain Piaget’s four stages of cognitive development (page 253).
What’s the difference between socialization and friendship? (page 254)
Examine the checklist on page 255. This was developed to track the social development of pre-schoolers. What attributes stand out to you? Why?Grab a textbook…