My Own Words The Four ' Parts Of Self Essays

1945 Words Sep 26th, 2016 8 Pages
1 List and explain in your own words the four “Parts of Self”. (Cite page number)
a) Self-Awareness is when a child realizes they can be their own person and are able to manipulate/utilize their surroundings. An example of self-awareness is an infant discovering their own arm. Infants demonstrate the early stages of being self-aware and the journey continues and grows throughout early childhood. (pg.3)
b) Self-Concept is the process of a child learning about themselves and the things that make them different from others. An individual’s self-concept is constantly growing and changing throughout life. (pg. 4)
c) Self-Control is the maturity and discipline a child begins to develop near 24 months. A child learns to regulate behavior that is conscious and complete tasks, that the child normally wouldn’t undertake. The emergence of self-control will shape conscious behavior. The child will learn that frustration and impulses are to be put aside and complete or cease the task at hand. (pg 4,5)
d) Self-Esteem is the child’s evaluation of worth, control and competence within themselves. Worth is how the child think’s others like them. Competence is remembering feats in a positive way, leading to likeliness to repeat. Control is realizing the influence on events in the world. Those 3 factors can help how the individual anticipate others, what they can accomplish and their level of happiness. (pg.6 to 10)
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