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Piaget's 4 Stages of Cognitive Development-Sensorimotor Stage, Preoperational

Piaget's 4 Stages of Cognitive Development-Sensorimotor Stage, Preoperational

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This lesson will introduce Piaget's four stages of Cognitive Development. The Sensorimotor & Preoperational stages will be examined.

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This lesson will introduce Piaget's four stages of Cognitive Development. The Sensorimotor & Preoperational stages will be examined.

Source: Video created by Mollie McQuillan

Terms to Know
Egocentric Thought

Difficulty perceiving things from another’s point of view.

Intuitive Thought

Primitive reasoning with logic.

Object Permanence

Around 8 months, infants begin to understand that objects continue to exist even if hidden.

Preoperational Stage

Children begin to make very simple mental operations.

Sensorimotor Stage

Understanding of the world is dependent on sensory and motor interactions (grasping, touching, looking, etc.)

Transformation

Mentally changing an object’s shape or form.