Category: Child Development Lessons

Child Development Theory & Finger Puppet Show

How do babies grow and develop? We were all there once and of course there are several theories on how we develop socially, emotionally, and cognitively. This lesson is a intro type lesson to the general concept of theorists and child development theory.

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Babies and Technology Lesson

An increase in technology means more choices for childbearing and technological feats that have been miraculous. However, this technology also brings with it a whole bunch of controversy from different groups. Help your students evaluate, take a position on, and make arguments for and against different sides of the baby technology controversy.

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Child Development PowerPoints, Worksheets & Links

Lesson Plans Child Literacy (PDF) “Students will identify three reasons why it is important for adults to read to children.” World Hunger (PDF) “Students will research the causes and effects of world hunger on children.” Empowered Barbie Homemade Vs. Store…

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Genetic Birth Defects Lesson Plan

Tired of lecturing? Have your students do the teaching with this lesson about genetic birth defects. Students research and learn about one birth defect then teach the rest of the class their findings via a PowerPoint presentation and student handout.

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Environmental Birth Defects Lesson

Students will research environmentally caused birth defects and create a pamphlet encouraging mothers to make wise choices about their lifestyle choices. Students will present their findings and pamphlet to the class.

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