Make your own free website on

Cognitive Development


What Sparked My Interest
My Project
Food for Thought
On the Results
Piaget & My Project
Nature vs. Nurture
Put It Together
Coulda Shoulda Woulda
Wrap Up
What Does Love Mean?
"It means you like someone"
E.D. - age 6
"Love means that you really like someone and they love you back. It's like how your mom loves you and you lover her."
N.H. - age 8
"It means you respect each other and you don't disrespect other people. You treat others you want them to treat you. You respect other peoples opinions."
C.D. - age 10
"It's when you like a person a lot...and example is i love my parents."
M.G. - age 12


"A man holding a woman's back and a woman holding a man's back."
E.D.- age 6
"I see someone walking down the street because they love each other."
N.H.- age 8
"I see two people...wife and husband walking down and they are enjoying their time. They like to walk with...the scene is so peaceful."
C.D.- age 10
"It shows a man and a woman walking and holdeing each's like a husband and wife. And they really love each other...taking a stroll down the road.."
M.G.- age 12

"A heart."
E.D - age 6
"It's something like a love...a love...a's like when my friend S. She loves C...and she bought him stuff. And the's what she felt...really nice and she liked him very much, and she loved him."
N.H. - age 8
"I see a heart that looks like it doesn't have very much love because it is all black..and empty"
C.D - age 10
"It's a means love."
M.G. - age 12


Developmental Psychology PY241
TF: Dr.Cara Diyanni
Spring 2006
Vy Vy Vu