differences in cognitive development of children between
the ages of 6 and 12.View differences in responses to verbal questions
and visual pictures.
There is an increase in elaborate answers
as the children age because of
exposure to higher education and the
world around them.
The structuring of questions may
contribute to answers. Make sure to
have parent permission.
6, 8, 10, and 12 years old
3 broad verbal questions
3 pictures without people
3 pictures with people
3 nature (neutral) pictures
Individually gather information from
the 6, 8, 10, 12 child. First ask the 3
verbal questions. Ask "What do you see
in this picture?" when showing
the 12 pictures. Order does not matter,
but my order is as follows : 3
pictures without people, 3 pictures with
people, 3 nature (neutral