C. Increased confidence in the ability to perform tasks
D. The ability to separate from parents for a time
E. Learning to master skills
An 8-year-old child has different developmental tasks when compared to a child who is older or younger than this age. This child would most likely be learning how to competently perform more complex tasks and he would spend more time away from his parents, such as during school or at camp.
Date Published - Feb 26, 2016
Date Modified - Mar 31, 2016