Internet Assignment 2
Growth and Development Patterns

Let's go back to My WebMD.

Let's look for growth and development. Type your search words in the "Quick Search" box at the top of the screen and click on GO.

Your results will look something like this.

Click on a few of these and see what they have to say.

Find answers to the questions listed below:


  1. Explain the tasks of development for children between 2 and 5 years of age.
  2. How does this age group change physically?
  3. How does speech and language develop in this age group?
  4. How can parents promote healthy eaing habits for their preschooler?
  5. How can parents promote independence for preschoolers?
  6. Describe normal issues related to adolesence.
  7. What can parents expect regarding the cognitive development of their 11 - 14 year-old child?
  8. What kind of routine check-ups should an adolescent receive?

Enter your answers in the textbox below.


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 Your Class Section #:

 Your e-mail address:

 Time spent on this assignment:

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Debra Amaro: damaro@gavilan .edu
Last updated on March 24, 2004.

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