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					Cognitive Development
      Language
                Objective
                   4.03
 Understand brain, cognitive, and language
        development of an infant
       Cognitive Development
Ways that infants communicate:
                     Crying

What are reasons for crying?
- To communicate: hunger, discomfort, anger,
  and pain.
- To bring a response
         Cognitive Development
Stages of Language Development

                       Cooing
   Begins cooing at 6- 8 weeks
   Coo more when talked to, smiled at, and
    touched
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Stages of Language Development

                      Babbling
   Beings babbling at 4 to 5 months
   Vowels and consonants sounds slowly added to
    form symbols
         Cognitive Development
Stages of Language Development

                      First Words
   Occurs at 10-12 months
   Same sounds used more than once to refer to a
    person, place, or event
         Cognitive Development
                 Communication
    Methods of communication with infants non-
                    verbally

   Reaching for or pointing
   Clinging
   Pushing away
 Cognitive Development




         Stimulating Language Development

Giving positive feedback as infants attempt to communicate
                   Avoid using baby talk
       Talk about activities and things around them
              Speak clearly using simple words

				
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