Child Language Acquisition: Full Theory and Concept Booklet

A fantastic, colourful, and feature rich booklet which includes over 15 theories and concepts which you can use for AO2 marks in you CLA essays. To give further depth, each theory includes a ‘challenge’ section where it is compared and contrasted with other theories as well as an area which describes what each theory could look like in real data
Theories included:
Over/Under Extension
Virtuous Error
Dore’s Functions
Taxonomy of Language
Stages of Negation
Language Acquisition Support System
Play theory
Vygotsky’s Socio-Dramatic Play
Categories of Over/Under Extension
The Fis Phenomenon
The WUG Test
Pronoun Use
Schools of thought (all 4)
Nelson’s First Word Categories
Question Acquisition
Labeling, Packaging, and Network Building
Phonetic and Whole Word Approach (+ives and -ives)

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