Child Development: A Primer by Ingrid CrowtherChild Development: A Primer by Ingrid Crowther

Child Development: A Primer

byIngrid Crowther

Spiral Bound | October 12, 2005

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Designed as a quick reference tool, Child Development A Primer provides an overview of the growth and development of children from birth through age twelve. Crafted by well known educator Ingrid Crowther, this text is organized by category and uses brief paragraphs and bulleted lists to make information easy to find. Whether you use this book as a child care provider, teacher, or parent, you will find it comprehensive and accessible.
Ingrid Crowther has earned her Doctor of Education in Early Childhood and the Middle Years. Her background includes teaching in early childhood, elementary school, university, and college programs. She has published articles in a variety of journals and has completed three additional textbooks: the first Canadian edition of Infants and...
Title:Child Development: A PrimerFormat:Spiral BoundDimensions:276 pages, 10.87 × 8.75 × 0.65 inPublished:October 12, 2005Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0176415653

ISBN - 13:9780176415655

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Table of Contents

PrefacePrologue Prenatal Development SECTION 1 Infancy to Birth to Eighteen MonthsChapter 1 The Newborn Birth to One MonthChapter 2 One to Four MonthsChapter 3 Four to Eight MonthsChapter 4 Eight to Twelve MonthsChapter 5 Twelve to Eighteen MonthsSECTION 2 The Toddler Years - Eighteen Months to Three YearsChapter 6 Eighteen to Twenty Four MonthsChapter 7 Two to Three YearsSECTION 3 The Preschool Years Three to FiveChapter 8 Three to Four YearsChapter 9 Four YearsChapter 10 Five YearsSECTION 4 The Early School Years Six to EightChapter 11 Six YearsChapter 12 Seven to Eight YearsSECTION 5 The Preteen Years Nine to TwelveChapter 13 Nine to Twelve YearsAppendix A Developmental MilestonesAppendix B Theoretical Overview of Psychosocial and Cognitive Development Erikson and PiagetGlossaryIndex