Developmental Stages Matrix Essay

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University of Phoenix Material Developmental Stages Matrix Complete the matrix by listing out the various changes in each age group. |Developmental Stage |Physical changes |Cognitive changes |Socioemotional changes | |Infancy |The brain growth is slower in this stage. |• Turn head toward bright colors and lights • Turn |• Make cooing, g urgling sounds • Smile when smiled | | |of age does your child: |toward the sound of a human voice • Recognize bottle |at • Communicate h unger, fear, discomfort (through | | |• Lift head when held at your shoulder • Lift head |or breast • Respond to your shaking a rattle or bell |crying or facial expression) • Usually quiet down at| | |and chest when lying on his stomach • Turn head from | |the sound of a soothing voice or when held • | | |side to side when lying on his stomach • Follow a | |Anticipate being lifted • React to “peek-a-boo” games| | |moving object or person with his eyes • Often hold | | | | |hands open or loosely fisted • Grasp rattle when given| | | | |to her • Wiggle and kick with arms and legs | |
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