This discussion will examine the ‘critical period’ theory of language. After completing the reading for this week, view this clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VjZolHCrC8E&feature=youtu.be Links to an external site. What is the critical period theory of language? How does language typically develop in children? How does Genie’s experience support the critical period theory?
LIFESPAN GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT