CSD05: Cognitive Skill Development
This course is designed for Grade 5 students to teach Cognitive development skills by addressing concrete operational stage (7–11 years old) Formal operational stage (11 years old through adulthood) with an increasing attention span, children of this age group can carry out detailed directions, make step-by-step plans to carry out complex plans, and begin to use logic and reason in problem-solving. At this stage, children typically: Develop critical and abstract thinking skills.
What Will You Learn?
- Cognitive development means how children think, explore and figure things out. It is the development of knowledge, skills, problem solving and dispositions, which help children to think about and understand the world around them. Brain development is part of cognitive development.