Physical growth and motor development

United States, 1991

Film
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Episode of Series “Human development: the first 2 1/2 years”.
Emphasises individual differences by depicting a wide range of normal physical growth and motor development. Discusses ways in which environmental factors such as nutrition and the mother’s health habits during pregnancy affect development. Traces developmental patterns and norms by examining the role of crawling in simultaneously developing both parts of the brain and the sequences of development across cultures and between genders.

Credits

director

Cindy Bright

production company

Concept Media

Language

English

Duration

00:19:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

39176

Subject categories

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Infants - Development

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Motor ability in children

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Infant psychology

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Infants - Development

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Motor ability in children

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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