Developmental Psych Best Toy
Look online for toys suitable for ages 0-2 or if possible head to a store in person. Examine the toy carefully and use your observations to answer the following questions for your write up. Try to find the toy you believe is developmentally the most appropriate, and act as a developmental psychologist, by explaining its strengths and giving recommendations. Also give your fellow developmental psychologists feedback on their toy recommendations using the textbook or links posted for you on moodle. If you find outside links, make sure they are from credible websites based on scientific research: Specifically you must: For the toy, give the name and specified age range it is appropriate for Describe what the toy does Discuss what senses the toy designed to stimulate? Discuss if the toy is appropriate based on the recommended age range? Why or why not? For each toy, how could it be improved to better enhance physical or cognitive development? Be sure to explain your response! You can write it up however you like, but all 5 of these issues should be addressed. Imagine you are a developmental psychologist giving the toy company feedback on the basis of your knowledge.