A2 H&SC Piaget

  • Created by: Sophie
  • Created on: 11-06-13 11:37

Piaget says we learn by discovery.

He came up with the idea of schemas, which is an idea we have of the world around us. For example our schema of a cat is that it has 4 legs and a tail.

How Piaget says we learn things:

If we have Equilibrium, the world around us makes sense.

When new information enters, we get disequilibrium.

We accomodate new information and need to change a schema.

We assimilate and test the…


Sam Morran


A basic resource but I like the fact that the Author has included a lot of the relevant terminology in the resource.  If you can use this appropriately - then it will enhance the level at which you write.