Module 8 Review Questions: Case of Genie


Module 8 Review Questions

  1. Describe the case of Genie. What happened to her? Why is this case important?
  2. What have scientists learned about the way that the brain develops in children? Describe how this development happens.
  3. Describe how speech generating devices work. Explain the importance of augmentive communication.

Critical Thinking Questions
1.What do scientists mean when they say that there are critical periods for brain development? Why are these periods important?