Language: Video Analysis
When he was talking about it to me it made since that this is what would happen. When a child is a newborn we know that they can’t pronounce words yet so we still talk like we normally do. I think the reason we start to talk more simply towards a child when they start making sounds is because we are trying to help them learn the word. Just like with learning language or a sport we need talked too simply, and start with baby steps, we don’t just go straight to the complicated steps. When I was learning Spanish in high school if the teacher talked to be like she would to a student that already knew the language I would have been completely lost and not wanted to even try to learn Spanish anymore. This is why I think that we make it easier for children to learn words so they don’t get discouraged when learning to talk.
This video was very informative and helped a lot about understanding how a child learns a word. This video has help me think that even in my placement that I can help the children learn a word by using it more where the object appears, like my the sink for water or by the refrigerator for a bottle. This video also opened my eyes to see just how connected we are to each other through the use of social media and television. The video caused me to think a lot about how a child learns a word and how we can help them relate words to objects, or