Welcome to Developmental Psychology
The required textbook for
this course is The
Developing Person
Through the Life Span,
Eighth Edition
by Kathleen Stassen
Berger.
(©2012, Worth Publishers)
www.worthpublishers.com/bergerls8e
A FREE Web site
accompanies the
book. Though not
required, the site is
a good way to check
what you know and
don’t know and get
help with the more
difficult course content.
www.worthpublishers.com/bergerls8e
Use the “Interactive Quizzes” to diagnose what you need to
review after you’ve read the chapter.
There are two quizzes for every chapter.
www.worthpublishers.com/bergerls8e
The “Interactive Flashcards” allow you to tutor and quiz
yourself on important terms from the book.
If you need more help, ask for this in the
bookstore…
Study Guide
Summarizes chapters, highlights common
problem areas and offers study strategies for
topics covered in your textbook. Good if
using the Web is inconvenient or
undesirable.
Check with your bookstore for more information on
how to purchase the printed Study Guide.
Prefer an electronic copy of The
Developing Person Through the Life Span,
Eighth Edition?
Go to ebooks.bfwpub.com
Your required text is
available online at a
substantial discount!
Features include:
- Highlighting
- Post-It-Notes
- Easy access from any
internet connection
- Bookmarking
- Google-style search
function
If you need more help, ask for this in
the bookstore…
Readings on the
Development of Children,
Fifth Edition
by Mary Gauvain and
Michael Cole
This reader provides both
classic and contemporary
readings in child
development.
If you need more help, ask for this in
the bookstore…
Pursuing Human Strengths
by Martin Bolt
This workbook can help you build on
your positive personality traits such as
empathy, self-respect, and self-esteem,
through self-tests and research-based
recommendations.
If you are interested in video clips
that relate to your reading,
ask the bookstore for this…
Video Tool Kit
for Human Development
to accompany
The Developing Person Through
the Life Span, Eighth Edition
This online tool provides
short video clips of classic
and contemporary studies
to add a hands-on
dimension to the text
presentations. Chapter
quizzes and flashcards help
students to review.
You can also purchase the Video Tool Kit at www.worthvideotoolkit.com
DevelopmentPortal to accompany
The Developing Person Through the Life Span,
Eighth Edition
If your textbook was packaged with a DevelopmentPortal
access code, you can redeem it at the below website by following these
steps:
1. Click “register.”
2. Fill out the
information and
you’re ready to go.
* Be sure to hold on to the
access card until you redeem
it online.
You can also purchase Portal access on the below website!
www.yourdevelopmentportal.com
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Call 1-800-936-6899
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