We found 28 resources with the concept cognitive development
AP® Psychology Cognition and Language
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewI can remember what happened five years ago, but I can't recall what I did last week! High school psychology students analyze how memory, cognition, and language impact one another. Hands-on activities, memory exercises, and research...
Media and the Mind: Crash Course Media Literacy
9 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewMedia really messes with your head! Psychological scholars explore the tricks our brains sometimes play when presented with new information during a video in a Crash Course series discussing media literacy. Topics include false memory,...
Using Psychological Perspectives to Answer Questions on Behavior
9th - 12th
Perspective is everything when it comes to assessing human behavior. Class members examine a series of statements and identify the perspective represented by each to demonstrate their understanding of different psychological perspectives.
An Introduction to Leon Festinger's A Theory of Cognitive Dissonance
4 mins 9th - 12th
Why do people continue to do things they know are harmful? A short video analysis of Leon Festinger's A Theory of Cognitive Dissonance discusses the conflict between held beliefs and contradictory information, and the lengths that...
From Child to Adult
There's no question that the middle schoolers in your class are going through a myriad of transitions. Adolescence brings changes in self esteem, relationships, anatomy, and emotions. Additionally, they will face additional challenges from peers and moral questions, and may need some guidance in key moments. Help developing learners navigate these difficult years with a collection of lessons that focus on important topics to young teenagers.
Life Journey through Autism: An Educator’s Guide to Asperger Syndrome
K - 8th
Whether this the first time you've had a learner with Asperger Syndrome in your class, or you have years of experience with learners on the autism spectrum, a booklet about the best ways to accommodate these kids in the classroom could...
Inside the Minds of Animals
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is it instinct and intelligence that divide animals from humans? What are they really thinking, and how do we define that? Check out this great video that discusses everything from Descartes' thoughts on the topic and Darwinian evolution...
A Model of Learning Objectives (Revision of Bloom's Taxonomy)
Pre-K - 12th
What would a three-dimensional representation of Bloom's revised taxonomy of the cognitive domain look like? Get a glimpse of the complex classification system that is frequently referenced in education to distinguish levels of learning.