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Describe at least 3 of them.

A​‌‍‍‍‌‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‍‌‌‌‌‌‌​nswer the following questions in paragraph form. You must cite at least one scholarly peer-reviewed journal article in one of your responses. I am expecting at least 1-2 pages.
1. What behaviors indicate that a child is developing cognition? Describe at least 3 of them. (Refer to this week’s posted reading for the answers​‌‍‍‍‌‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‍‌‌‌‌‌‌​) (ITC cognition)
2. You are the guest speaker at a parent meeting for an infant-toddler program. The topic is cognitive development. What main points do you want to share? (Refer to both this week’s readings and the required readings from the past two weeks)( cognitive development and preschool cognitive development pdfs​‌‍‍‍‌‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‍‌‌‌‌‌‌​)

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U​‌‍‍‍‌‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‍‌‌‌‌‌‌​rban renewal took form after World War II with the federa

U​‌‍‍‍‌‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‍‌‌‌‌‌‌​rban renewal took form after World War II with the federal backing of the 1949 Housing Act seeking to provide public housing to ensure a decent home for low-income families. With financial assistance, state and local governments cleared slums to eliminate unsafe and unsanitary housing conditions giving ownership to local housing authorities that lacked accountability, transparency and employed potential abuse of power. Robert Moses was a prominent figure in urban renewal as he rebuilt New York City, planning for the regional scale of the car, and the development of roadways within the city. Activist, Jane Jacobs, saw the potential disasters of urban renewal, such as essentially elimi​‌‍‍‍‌‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‍‌‌‌‌‌‌​nating the sidewalk culture that made it impossible for people to gather and socialize.
Undoubtedly, Urban Renewal along with the Interstate Highway Act have shaped American cities, seeking to provide housing and interstate connectivity across the nation, but not without negative consequences.
Discussion Questions:
How did urban renewal and the interstate highway system affect the growth patterns of American cities?
What benefits and negative consequences do you see with urban renewal or the interstate highway system? Name at least two potential benefits and two negative consequences. Please remember to refer back to examples in the module or other sources to receive full credit​‌‍‍‍‌‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‍‌‌‌‌‌‌​.