Applying Vygotsky’s theory
In professional roles working with young children, we play a key role in supporting and developing learning and language. Understanding the theory behind our role, role helps us to assess our effectiveness in supporting children.
Completing this activity will develop your understanding of key implications arising from Vygotsky’s theory. This will be essential for you to see how Vygotsky’s theory can be applied to working with children.
Watch: Vygotsky’s Theory of Cognitive Development in Social Relationships
The following video will check your understanding of key aspects of Vygotsky’s theory of sociocultural learning. Watch the video and use the template to write down any key terms you identify along with any questions you have.