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to modify is __________. Accomidation
_________ is intended to provide equal opportunities for members of minority groups and women in education and employment. Affirmative action
value-based principles which support respecting and embracing differences Anti bias
When children learn something new that adds on to their existing knowledge, is ___________. Assimilation
self -direction; indepence Autonomy
Social Cognitive Theorist who focused on the causes of aggression. Bandura
_______ is using different types of comparisons. Classification
A bishop who was the originator of DAP Comenius
Jean Piaget's theory, humans construct their own knowledge, intelligence, and morality through a series of stages. Constructivism
______ ______ ____ is a crucial time for development. Critical Sensitive Period
_____________ is the knowledge, art, morals, laws, customs, values, attitudes, belief systems, behavioral expectations, and norms that give a society and the individuals in it their identity. Culture
Teaching practices that take into account a child's developmental stage, individual needs and interests, and culture. DAP
The mission of _____ is to promote policies and evidence-based practices that support families and enhance the development of young children who have, or are in risk for having, developmental delays and disabilities. DEC
Philosopher who unified the concepts learning and doing, and children and society. Dewey
The range of differences between us which should be celebrated such as culture, race, language, socio-economic status, family structure, ability, and gender identity. Diversity
To differentiate between what is and is not the self. Egocentric
___________ ___________ is based on the children's interests and teachers' understandings of children's needs. Emergent Curriculum
Author of the book, "Childhood and society." Erikson
The creator of Kindergarten. Froebel
Team member of Project Zero Gardner
Theorist from Wisconsin who compared the growth from childhood to adulthood like a plant. Gesell
Federal legislation that requires that school districts provide special education services for all eligible children beginning at age 3. IDEA
_______ _________ is based on unifying concepts by engaging children to make meaningful activities that can be connected to real life. Integrated Curriculum
Vygotsky's theory on language development between a developing child and knowledgeable adults. Interactionist
Creator of a theory in which the creation of logic and morality were observed to develop simultaneously and in coordination. Kohlberg
_______ believed infants were born with great potential to learn with a blank slate, also know as, __________. Locke & Tabula Rasa
Arnold Gesell's psychological term __________, that humans are biologically destined to "unfold" in a regular, sequential pattern. Maturationism
Italian Dr. who worked with children with severe learning disabilities and mental health issues. Montessori
Linguistic intelligence, Logical-mathematical intelligence, Spatial intelligence, Musical intelligence, Bodily-kinesthetic intelligence, Interpersonal Intelligence, Intrapersonal intelligence. Multiple Intelligences
________ is considered the inherent qualities we are born with. Nature
_______ is considered the environment we are raised in. Nurture
Taking away instead of rewarding for behaviors is ________ ___________. Negative Reinforcement
_____ are often used in scoring and interpretation of standardized tests of early development, comparing each child's scores to those of a group of typically developing peers. Norms
Teaching style is ___________. Pedagogy
Author of the novels, Leonard and Gertrude, How Gertrude Teaches Her Children. Pestalozzi
Swiss philosopher who studied genetic epistemology, the origins of human knowledge. Piaget
Extra time on the playground is a form of _________ _________ and can be used as a reward for completing academic work. Positive Reinforcement
_________ _______ is based upon a study of a particular project as the whole curriculum. Project Approach
________ ________ is how effective teachers engage in self-examination. Reflective Practice
An adaptive school with no established or approved curriculum and no set of materials to guide one's teaching. Reggio Emilia
Swiss political philosopher who believed children are educated by their surroundings. Rousseau
Behaviorist who "made do" with whatever was available also known as Fred. Skinner
Jew who won a lottery education into Moscow University. Vygotsky
The school with the Aesthetic perspective of educating the whole-child. Waldorf
An approach which ensures each child is healthy, safe, engaged, supported, and challenged. Whole Child
The difference between what children can do without help and what they can do with help. ZPD

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Early Childhood Crossword Puzzle

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Responsible for aspects of class functioning Headteacher
A service who hires workers who call the home to check whether the child has arrived safely Checkinservices
Tools that are agreed upon by state boards of education with the assistance of educators in the fields Learningstandards
State-provided certificate granting permission to operate an early childhood center or a family child care home Childcarelicense
Preschools, usually serving children 3-5 years old Parentcooperatives
Comprehensive child development program that provides a variety of medical and social services to promote healthy development for children in low-income families. Headstart
The exercise of of responsible behavior Ethicalconduct
Children can be proved to learn by this Scientificknowledge
University, college affiliated programs, are located on a post-secondary or college campus Labratoryschool
Provides care in a child's home Nanny
A guiding set of moral principles Ethics
People who see needs and attends to solve them Advocates
A national credential that requires post secondary courses in childcare education and a minimum of hours of childcare experience Credential
A child who lacks a regular, fixed, or night time residence Homlesschild

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Piaget and Vygotsky Terms Crossword

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Cultural development between people (Vygotsky) interpsychological
Two words. Type of learning when you work with others in a social environment (Vygotsky) Collaborativelearning
Category of memory (symbols) (Piaget) Schema
When objects in world are added to old schema (Piaget) Assimilation
Term that means when children can't grasp that other people have needs (Piaget) egocentrism
Used to support learning during its early phases (Vygotsky) scaffolding
Knowledge is actively constructed through social interactions (Vygotsky) sociocultural
Two words. Term that means when children imitate actions from days or months ago (Piaget) deferredimmitation
Difference between what a child can do on his own and what can be accomplished with some assistance (Vygotsky) ZPD
When schemas are altered due to new experiences or interactions (Piaget) accommodation

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Careers in Child Care Crossword

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A profession concerned with helping individuals, families, groups and communities to enhance their individual and collective well-being. Social Worker
Help children to make sense of difficult life experiences or complex psychological issues through the activity of play. Play Therapist
Duties include selecting materials for the children's collection, monitoring behavior of children, maintaining collection, and training staff. Children's Librarian
Assist in placing children needing parents with adoptive parents that are looking for children. Adoption Agency
Transport children to and from school. Bus Driver
Specialize in the proper nutritional care of infants and young active pre-adolescent youth. Child Dietician
Someone who studies the mental, social and emotional development of children. Child Psychologist
Interacting with children and organizing their activities on a day-to-day basis Activity Coordinator
The art/practice of taking and processing photographs of children. Child Photographer
Provide a quality, caring and supportive child care program that addresses their unique child care needs. Early Child Educator
Help clients with divorces, guardianships, prenuptial agreements, adoptions, parental rights and custody. Family Law
The voice of child welfare in Ontario for over 100 years, enhancing and promoting the welfare and well-being of children, youth and families. CAS
A person (typically a woman) trained to assist women in childbirth. Midwife
A person, typically a woman, employed to care for a child in its own home. Nanny
A person trained to care for the sick or infirm, especially in a hospital. Nurse
Assists pediatricians by assessing a patient's needs and providing initial patient care. Pediatric Nurse
A type of early childhood educator who instructs children from 2 to age 4. Preschool Teacher
Instruct students in secondary public or private schools in one or more subjects at the secondary level, such as English, mathematics, or social studies. Secondary Teacher
Provide much needed instructional support to classroom teachers and students. Teacher's Aid
Teaching academics to children who are in the hospital either short-term or long-term for various illnesses and conditions. Hospital Teacher

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Educational and Career Exploration Crossword

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A trainee engages in learning an occupation under the guidance and direction of a skilled worker; a 3-4 year training program on-the- job training with related technical instruction. apprenticeship
Advising, Placement, and Retention System – an assessment-advising program designed to identify the basic skill levels of students as they enter two-year institutions. ASSET
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery – is a test developed and maintained by the United States Department of Defense. ASVAB
Achieved after completion of a curriculum meeting the demands of a 4- year college program. Bachelors degree
A written statement that is accepted as proof of certain facts; often relating to the attainment of specific skills. Certificate
Postsecondary career, educational and financial planning site; provides comprehensive information in a web-based format of middle and high school students, parents, and counselors. This site includes comparative information about all of North Carolina’s two and four year postsecondary institutions, financial aid, and application services. This program is a partnership among the University of North Carolina General Administration, the College Foundation of North Carolina, and the State Educational Assistance Authority. CFNC
A postsecondary school where a student might receive a bachelor’s degree, master’s, or doctoral degree in a specific discipline. College/University
Type of college with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, diplomas, or associate degrees. Community college
Paid employment with an educational component provided in a career-technical class and supervised by school personnel. Cooperative education
A pathway, which a student selects in high school. Course of study
End-of- course assessment. EOC
A purpose/objective. Goals
Allows the student the opportunity to observe and participate in activities related to a career field; supervised by school personnel and related to the student’s career choice. (May be paid or unpaid) Internship
A short-term experience that allows the student to follow an experienced worker and see the day-to- day activities of a particular career. Job shadowing
An advanced 2-year program completed after attainment of a bachelor’s degree. Masters degree
A certified, experienced, skilled craftsperson that has successfully completed an apprenticeship program. Journey Worker
Special skills may be developed through educational programs in the armed services. Military
Paid employment that is not supervised by school personnel; may or may not be related to the student’s career choice. Parttime jobs
Education after high school. Postsecondary
A privately owned school that operates for profit for those seeking vocational training. Proprietary school
Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test: A practice test that measures the critical thinking, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills that students need to do college-level work. PSAT
Education and training provided by an employer that usually takes place at a work site. On the job training
Scholastic Aptitude Test – a test that measures the critical thinking mathematical, reasoning, and writing skills students need to do college-level work. SAT
(CTSO-Career and Technical Student Organization) Vocational student organization; nonprofit, national organization with state and local chapters that exist to develop leadership skills and good citizenship among members; each organization is composed of vocational students interested in a specific occupational area. Student organizations
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Study habits
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Test-taking skills
An academic record; an official record of grades earned during a high school career. Transcript
Vocational Competency Achievement Tracking System is a competency-based instructional management system that focuses on the individual student and tracks his/her achievement in relation to a predetermined set of core competencies. VOCATS
A contribution of free labor, usually to a non-profit organization. Volunteer

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Chapter Nine Crossword

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A BMI of 30 (30lbs) or higher is considered is called Obesity
Children with this illness are at increased risk for developing lifelong problems such as: heart disease, diabetes, gallbladder disease, cancer and early death Obese
A person who is over the 85th percentile on the BMI chart Overweight
This illness accounts for 1/3 of all middle childhood absences and boys are more at risk for developing this disease compared to their peers Asthma
Mr. Jones has a classroom with richly equipped learning centers, small groups and individuals solving self-chosen problems, students who are evaluated by considering their progress in relation to their own prior development, and a teacher who guides and supports in response to children's needs. What type of classroom does Mr. Jones teach? Constructivist
The ability to pass tasks that require mental actions that obey logical rules, like knowing that water in a glass being poured into a dish has the same volume of water. Conservation
Piaget's stage that extends from 7 to 11 years old, which is considered to be more logical, flexible and organized than previous stages. Concrete operational
the measure of an adult's weight in relation to his/her height. Used to determine if a person is at a desirable and healthy weight. Body Mass Index
the ability to focus on several aspects of a problem and effectively relate them, rather than centering on only one part Decentration
the ability to think through a series of steps or recall a memory of what something that happened and be able to reverse directions and go back to the starting point. Usually is solidly achieved in middle childhood. Reversibility
ability that is achieved from 7 to 10, where child is able to focus on the relationship between a general category and two specific categories at the same time. Classification
ability to order a series of items in a quantitative dimension. For example, a child organizing sticks from smallest to largest. Seriation
continued development occurs of this ability where children complete difficult tasks that require a combination of skills such as, working memory, self-monitoring and self-regulating their behavior, planning, inhibition and attention control Executive Function
this disease is highly inheritable, runs in families. children are inattentive, impulsive, and have excessive motor activity that results in social and academic problems. ADHD
information processing idea that children should be first coached on the basic rule of how to translate written symbols into sounds when first learning to read. Phonics approach
If a child's parents and teacher believe that he or she is a gifted student, in addition to an intelligence test the child will likely be given a test that assesses what type of thinking? divergent
these types of schools are located in low income minority areas and tend to offer the usual curriculum, plus an emphasis on a specific area of interest. magnet
Western children who are trained with this learning style give clearer explanations and enjoy learning more than children who lack such training cooperative
in this type of classroom students with learning disabilities learn alongside typical students in a regular education setting for all or part of the day. These classrooms are designed to help prepare children with disabilities to participate in society and stop prejudices against special needs kids. Inclusive
many poverty stricken kids in developing countries and U.S. children suffer from this condition that can impair mental and physical development malnutrition
this type of assessment helps minority children perform more competently on mental tests dynamic

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School-Aged Children Crossword

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_____________begins when a child starts elementary school around 6 years old and ends at puberty around age 12 School-age
The school and home experience influence growth and development requiring adjustment by parents and child by learning to cope with rules and expectations by the school and peer; by learning how to make decisions, accept ______ and learn from experiences. Responsibility
School-aged children appears ______ than preschoolers. Slimmer
The average ______ and weight increases. Height
Many children _______ in weight during middle childhood years. Double
Most _______ exceed boys in both height and weight by the end of school years. Girls
Most children practices ________skils(Example:running and jummping) Gross-motor
Six year olds are able to hold a ______ adeptly and print letters and words. Penicl
At age 12 children are able to make detailed drawings and ______ sentences. Write
By improving fine motor skills the child becomes more independent in_____, dressing and taking care of personal needs. Bathing
Assessment of neurological development is based on ___________ coordination. Fine-motor
______ growth changes a child's body appearance. Skeletal
Children's eye ______ improves and normal adult 20-20 vision is achievable. Acuity
Screening for _____ and hearing problems become easier and results are more reliable. Vision
According to Piaget, children begin the ______________ stage of development and growth at age 7. Concrete-operational
Children begin to demonstrate _____, more concrete thinking. Logical
Children become less ______ and begin to think about how others feel and think. Egocentric
School-aged children have the ability concentrate on more than one aspect of a ________. Situation
Children begin to understand others ______ do not have to be the same as theirs. Opinions
Children improve their use of ________ and expand their structural knowledge. Language
School-aged children begin to definethemselves based more on ________ than external characteristics. Internal
_______ involves peers and the pursuit of group goals. Play
Girls and _____ view opposite sex differently. boys
Accidents and ________ are a major health problem for school-aged children Injuries
______ and self-concept become stronger and more individualized. Identity
Effective health ________ teaches children about their bodies and how their choices impact their health. Education
Parents need to begin _________ in preparation for upcoming pubertal changes. Independent/ School-aged children develop eating patterns that are __________ of parental supervision. Discussions

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Early Childhood Education Crossword

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A room or building in which someone may live or stay______ Accommodation
Someone who is suffering from discrimination in the employment or education field ______ Affirmative action
Respecting and embracing differences and acting against bias and unfairness ______ Anti-bias
Taking in and fully understanding information or ideas ______ Assimilation
The learning is totally responsible for all the decisions concerned with his or her learning ______ Autonomy
This professor went beyond behaviorism to self-efficacy, he focused on the cause of aggression ______ Bandura
A framework for organizing information on education ______ Classification
This guy was a bishop at a church and believed that children’s learning must be concrete before it can be abstract ______ Comenius
A theory based on observation and scientific study about how people learn ______ Constructivism
The ability to acquire one's first language ______ Critical Sensitive Period
The beliefs, values, attitudes, hierarchies, religion, and roles passed through generations to individuals ______ Culture
A framework that is designed to promote young children's optimal learning and development ______ DAP
An organization that promotes policies and practices that support families and enhances development of children who have or are at risk for developmental delays or disabilities ______ DEC
This American philosopher believed that children’s social development best develops when it takes places in a classroom with mixed ages. ______ Dewey
Everyone is unique and different in their own way ______ Diversity
Related to Jean Piaget, Children are only aware of their own needs and thoughts; basically, assume they are the center of the world ______ Egocentric
A curriculum that focuses on being responsive to children's interests and creating meaningful learning experiences ______ Emergent Curriculum
The four psychological stages ______ Erikson
The originator of the 'kindergarten system ______ Froebel
Who defined the first seven intelligences, “Multiple Intelligences” ______ Gardner
This guy was the first psychologists to systematically describe children’s physical, social, and emotional achievements through different studies of human development from birth through adolescence ______ Gesell
A federal law that requires schools to serve students with disabilities their educational needs ______ IDEA
Allows children to pursue learning in a holistic way, without the restrictions often imposed by subject boundaries ______ Integrated Curriculum
Sociology of Education Theory ______ Interactionist

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1950S Crossword Puzzle

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Population increased Baby boom
A law passed in 1944 that provided educational and other benefits for people who had served in the armed forces in World War II GI Bill of Rights
the state of producing productivity
a road vehicle automobile
This bill created a 41,000 mile National System of Interstate and Defense Highways Interstate Highway Act
Residential area Suburbs
name of four large suburban developments created by William Levitt Levittown
a strip of territory receiving a high amount of sunshine sunbelt
jobs that provide services in places like fast food restaurants Service sector
jobs that involve working in an office, cubicle, or other administrative setting white collar jobs
Places like McDonald's, Jack in the Box, Tacobell, Kfc, etc. Franchise Businesses
the preoccupation of society with the acquisition of consumer goods consumerism
a person who earns money to support a family breadwinners
a person, especially a housewife, who manages a home Home makers
a couple and their dependent children, regarded as a basic social unit Nuclear Family
The writer of Baby and Child Care Benjamin Spock
virologist who developed the Salk vaccine Jonas Salk
a system for transmitting visual images and sound Television
a type of popular dance music originating in the 1950s rock and roll
musician known for shaking his legs and dancing. Also known for his big pompadour hiar style. Elvis Presley
group of authors whose literature explored and influenced American culture in the post-World War II era Beat movement
a person aged from 13 to 19 years teenagers

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early childhood Crossword

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a simple form of calligraphy Manuscript writing
muscle control that allows the hand to do a task Hand eye coordination
standardized spelling, word spacing, and upper and lower cased letters Conventions of print
demonstrating the correct way to write a letter by writing in the air skywriting
covers the period of birth to nine years of age Early childhood
school based programs for 3 and 4 year olds prekindergarten
Provides care in a child's home nanny
A person from a foreign country who is like a nanny AU pair
Person who protects and promotes the health and safety of child care centers licensing specialist
a person who created or runs their own business Entrepreneur
a national credit CDA
A set of guidelines that focus on the outcomes of learning DAP
A guiding set of moral principles Ethics
child care provided in a private home family child care home
facilities that offer full day children programs Child care centers
Focuses on meeting the child's physical needs Custodial care
Is for children to learn how to learn Montessori approach
Provides care for low income families Head start
workers who call home to check ether child has arrived safely Checking in services
parents who wish to take part in children preschool experiences Parent cooperatives
Located on postsecondary or college campus Laboratory schools
Sponsored at state level UPK
Certified a set of standards has been met Accredited
Provide care before or after school SACP

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Ancient Greece Crossword

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What is a form of government in which citizens govern themselves? Democracy
Who is someone who uses reason to explain natural events? Philosopher
What is the city-state in Ancient Greece that is the current capital? Athens
Only 1/5 of the people were allowed to participate in ________. Government
Slaves, foreigners, and ______ were excluded from government. Woman
Plato, Aristotle, and ______ were notable Greek philosophers. Socrates
Many Greeks believed that their ______ were responsible for all natural events. gods
A ______ is a sacred site used to consult a god or goddness. Oracle
Who was the goddness of war? Athena
Who was the father of Hercules? Zeus
The first _____ was held in Greece. Olympics
Which philosopher believed intellectual intelligence can only be attained by upper-class males? Aristotle
Which Athenian branch of government was made up of a council of only 500 men? Executive
What kind of democracy does Ancient Athens have? direct
What princess did the Trojans capture that led into the Trojan war? helen

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