BHS 420 – Topic 3 Assignment Middle Childhood Profile


For this assignment, you will examine the developmental stages of middle childhood for a typical child.  

Consider the following child profile:

Name: Nora Jones

Age:  8

Gender: Female

Additional Information: Nora lives with her biological parents in a suburb of metropolitan Phoenix. She loves playing the piano, singing, and acting.

Write a 700-1,050-word paper about Nora. Be sure to include the following in your paper:

A description of the types of behaviors Nora would typically demonstrate at her current age
Cognitive milestones that would be reached at Nora's age
Developmental milestones that would be reached at Nora's age
A minimum of three scholarly references to include the course textbook
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

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