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FC: The Virtual Child Part 1 | It is with children that we have the best chance of studying the development of logical knowledge, mathematical knowledge, physical knowledge, and so forth. - Jean Piaget
1: This artifact symbolizes my virtual child. It highlights my skills and knowledge about ''the whole child" at various point of development.
2: At twelve months, my virtual child Johann learned to walk,crawl efficiently, explore his environment eagerly and understand a couple of dozen words. Johann's developmental domains are meeting developmental milestone.
3: All child have individual differences but there are also universal aspects of development. This development can be measured by comparing developmental milestones.
4: when I observe my child at the age of 3 months, Johann was showing more interest in his surroundings and he smiled at familiar people and toys and was able to laugh at surprising or funny things.
5: As a future Early Child hood Educator, observation will help me to understand children's interests, which is the crucial part of child development.
6: At the age of 2 months, Johann seems to be very concerned with pleasing me and following the rules, but seems to need a lot of support and guidance.
7: By analyzing each developmental stage, I will be able to assess the child's growth and guide | Each developmental stage, I will be able to access the children's growth and guide by analyzing. I also learned that there is a wide range of ages for developmental milestones
8: This assignment allowed me to explore the roles of a child, parent, and teacher and using my knowledge of development to keep infants and toddlers healthy and safe.
9: Raising a virtual child has given me the opportunity to get ready for field placement and work with infant and toddler, next semester. | Childhood itself is scarcely more lovely than a cheerful, kindly, sunshiny old age. - Lydia M.