Explain why it is important for educators to consider the cognitive development concepts when planning for instruction.

In a 250-500 word reflection, address the following:

Describe how the theories relate to elementary students’ development and readiness for learning.
Explain why it is important for educators to consider the cognitive development concepts when planning for instruction.
Explain how developmentally appropriate learning activities support memory, learning, and knowledge acquisition in elementary students.
Support your assignment with 2-3 scholarly resources.

While APA style is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and in-text citations and references should be presented