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Lev Vygotsky offered an alternative to Piaget's stages of cognitive development.
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Jean Piaget Pre-operational Stage Experiment (By: ..

During the latter part of the sensorimotor stage, the child develops object permanence, which is an understanding that an object exists even if it is not within the field of vision (Woolfolk, A., 2004).

Vygotsky's theory stressed the importance of culture and language on one's cognitive development.
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Group #7 - Piaget Experiments - Google Sites

Because of egocentricism, children in this stage engage in collective monologues, in which each child is talking, but not interacting with the other children (Woolfolk, A.

Vygotsky's Sociocultural Theory of Development became a major influence in the field of psychology and education (Woolfolk, A., 2004).
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Piaget proposed that children progress through the stages of cognitive development through maturation, discovery methods, and some social transmissions through assimilation and accommodation (Woolfolk, A., 2004).

Another important aspect of the preoperational stage is the acquisition of the skill of conservation.
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Piaget's theory of cognitive development - Wikipedia

While Piaget and Vygotsky may differ on how they view cognitive development in children, both offer educators good suggestions on how teach certain material in a developmentally appropriate manner.