Motor development - cultural practices

due Monday Feb.9

Cross-cultural research has shown that early moving opportunities and a stimulating environment contribute to motor development. Different child-rearing practices may change a baby's moving opportunities and environment and therefore affect motor development. In this assignment you will speculate about the effect of specific child-rearing practices on infants' motor development.


skills practiced
  • General principles of human development.
  • Inferring consequences.
  • Applying research findings to the real world.