• Observing Children
    Subjects: Boy-3 years old, Girl-4 years old, Mother. Hypothesis: My hypothesis was to determine the effects of maternal presence versus absence on sibling behavior. Setting: This observation took place in the children's home. As a playroom they used the living room because that is where al
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  • Free illiteracy for children
    Free Illiteracy for Children Reading is one of the most fundamental skills that most of us take for granted. Yet in the U.S., one of the richest and most powerful countries in the world, we are dealing everyday with people who can barely read. How has this happened? We look down on poor countrie
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  • Tv violence and aggressive behaviour in children
    There are many influences on the developing child which originate from the outside the immediate family structure (Murray, 1985). One of these influences is television. Since the 1960’s there has been much debate focusing on the impact of violence on television on the aggressive behaviour in child
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  • Gender differences in prosocial behaviour in children aged 2-6 years
    Prosocial behaviour encompasses voluntary helping acts that the society values, with the intention of promoting harmonious relations and benefiting another as opposed to oneself (Vaughan & Hogg, 2005). The arousal: cost-reward model and its role in prosocial motivation proposes that a bystande
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  • Television and video and computer games are detrimental to the psychological well-being of children
    ARTICLE Effects of Reducing Children’s Television and Video Game Use on Aggressive Behavior A Randomized Controlled Trial Thomas N. Robinson, MD, MPH; Marta L. Wilde, MA; Lisa C. Navracruz, MD; K. Farish Haydel; Ann Varady, MS Context: The relationship between exposure to aggression in the
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  • Children at play
    Introduction I chose to observe this particular age group because the preschooler is a very social individual who is making friends and exploring the world. Preschoolers at this age are very dramatic and highly imaginative. By the time they reach five years of age they have developed a stru
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  • Fast-food consumption and the ban on advertising tareting children
    Fast-food Consumption and the Ban on Advertising Targeting Children: The Quebec Experience1 Tirtha Dhar Division of Marketing, Sauder School of Business 2053 Main Mall, University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6T1Z2 email: tirtha.dhar@sauder.ubc.ca Kathy Baylis Agriculture and Consume
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  • Help multicultural children
    Counselors Used Different Techniques to Help Multicultural Children Who Have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Jessica Alba Long RailRoad University Abstract It is estimated that 1 out of every 5 children has a moderate or severe psychological disorder. This paper will explore s
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  • Impacts of playing video games on learning in children
    Literature Synthesis for Applying Research Impacts of playing video games on learning in children EDIT 6900 Dr. Janette Hill Spring 2006 March 29, 2006 Myoungjin Yang Tollett Department of Educational Psychology and Instructional Technology The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia Introdu
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  • Do children know god without being taught
    Do Children Know God Without Being Taught? The Benedictine abbess Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179) writes of a vision in which a four-sided form, representing the wisdom of God, is connected by a channel to a fetus in the mother’s womb. Through this channel to the child a “fireball” is tra
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  • Children’s witnessing of adult domestic violence
    CHILDREN’S WITNESSING OF ADULT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE Jeffrey L. Edleson University of Minnesota The author wishes to thank Susan Schechter and Andrea Bible for their helpful feedback provided on earlier versions of this manuscript. Running head: Children’s Experience of Domestic Violence Abstract
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  • Development of children who are blind
    Traditional orientation and mobility techniques and strategies often have little success with students who have multiple disabilities in addition to their visual impairment. We find ourselves working with children who may not walk or talk, children that may not even reach out and interact with their
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  • Inclusive learning practices for children with special needs
    Inclusive Learning Environments for Preschool Children with Special Needs Part 1: What is Inclusion? An inclusive learning environment ensures that all children are granted an education with an emphasis of equal importance, along with equal valuing of all students and also staff. Within this
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  • Challenging behaviors in young children and their functions
      Challenging Behaviors in Young Children and Their Functions  Anastasia Sims  ECE201: Intro to Early Childhood Behavior Management (ACP1116B)  June 22, 2011   Introduction There are many reasons why young children have challenging behaviors. These reasons, or functions,
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  • Moral development and aggression in children
    The Moral Development and Aggression in Children Abstract The moral development of a child is closely related to the aggression that they will display. Researchers have found that there are gender differences in relations to social aggression and physical aggression. Studies have shown that ma
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  • Ethics and science of medicating children
    Ethical Human Psychology and Psychiatry, Volume 6, Number 1, Spring 2004 The Ethics and Science of Medicating Children Jacqueline A. Sparks The University of Rhode Island Kingston, RI Barry L. Duncan Institute for the Study of Therapeutic Change Ft. Lauderdale, FL Prescriptions for psychia
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  • The effects of advertising on children
    Television Advertising to Children A review of contemporary research on the influence of television advertising directed to children Prepared for ACMA by Dr Jeffrey E. Brand May 2007 © Commonwealth of Australia 2007 This work is copyright. Apart from any use as permitted under the Copy
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  • Guiding children with special needs
    * Individualized Educational Plan (IEP): A written strategy for learning designed to ensure that each child with special needs is educated in the most appropriate manner for him or her. * Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP): Strategy developed when a preschool age child is diagnosed as hav
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  • Problems faced by children
    Hookah are a single or multi-stemmed (often glass-based) water pipe for smoking. Originally from India. The hookah was a symbol of pride and honour for the landlords, kings and other such high class people. Now,the hookah has gained immense popularity, especially in the Middle East. A hookah operate
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  • Communication delay in children
    Communication & Language Delay in Children Children communicate in many ways. Language and communication help us to socialise and express our needs. Babies use sounds, facial expressions and hand or arm gestures to express the way they are feeling. As they grow older their language skills gra
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