Analyzing Developmental Theory

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1) Save and print the Module 1 Analysis PDF.
2) Create a 3-page paper in a Word or text document for your response. Use 12-point Arial or Times New Roman font. Follow APA (6th edition) format.
3) Create a title page and references page in APA format.
4) Follow these directions to complete the assignment:
? Select a classic developmental theory addressed in the module.
? Locate three recent research articles on your selected theory.
? Provide an APA (6th edition) citation and summary for each source.
? Next, provide a detailed comparison of the articles, addressing how each article
utilizes the classic theory and how it applies to working in early childhood education.
? Finally, explain the aspects of the theory which are relevant to your practice and the
ways in which you would use them.
5) Follow the directions to submit your final Word or text document.
Explain classic developmental theories relevant to early childhood education and the application to actual educational settings.
? Develop a working knowledge of typical developmental stages from infancy to early childhood across multiple domains of development.
? Identify typical patterns of cognition based upon classic developmental theories.
? Relate genetics and environmental factors on the developmental sequence for individual
? Describe developmentally and age-appropriate practice in relation to developmental
needs of children.
? Apply research-based theories to classroom practices relevant to early childhood
? Demonstrate an understanding of constructivist methods in relation to cognitive
I am currently a first grade teacher so please choose any theory that works good for a first grade teacher and you can explain how i would use in my teachings
In this assignment, you will analyze a developmental theory relevant to children’s growth and development that was introduced in this module.