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the early childhood years are? challenging
allows young children to organize their attention and actions prefrontal cortex
what motor skills use the large muscles? gross
what motor skills use the small muscle of the hands and fingers? fine
process that influences skills such as hand-eye coordination myelination
a major force that interacts to influence physical development genetic elements
what kind of development theory was Piaget known for? cognitive
what are children seen as during unoccupied play? observers
when children show a preference for one hand over the other, this illustrates brain ? lateralization
how many stages was Erikson's Psychological Theory of Development based off of? eight
in Maslow's hierarchy of needs which hierarchy involves food, water, shelter, sleep, exercise, and sex? Physiological
what kind of thinking allows young children to understand that people can make things happen? precausal
what kind of thinking is the tendency to endow inanimate objects with life and consciousness? animistic
what instructional method brings a child's imagination closer to reality? roleplay
what theorist considers initiative versus guilt as a stage in early childhood development? erikson
recognition that objects and events exist even when they can't be seen, heard, or touches: object ? permanence

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Early Childhood Development Crossword

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the early years of childhood are_______ for both children and the parent challenging
allows young children to organise their attention and actions prefrontalcortex
what motor skills use the large muscles e.g legs gross
what motor skills use the small muscles e.g hands & fingers fine
process that influences skills such as hand-coordination myelination
what kind of theory was Piaget known for? cognitive
what are children seen as during unoccupied play observers
what kind of thinking allows children to understand that people can make things happen precausal
what method of play helps develop a child's sense of imagination get closer to reality roleplay
recognition that objects exist when they can't be seen, heard, or touches physiological
the state in life where you are youthful and still developing childhood
a part of life when a new stage begins and situations change according to age development
when feelings and circumstances change according to what situation they come across emotions
the process by which speech/talking is used to get a message across language
it is when general activity or bustle is made and when something is changed movement
when there is a relational or civil response social
what theorist considers initiative versus guilt as a stage in early childhood development? erikson
In cognitive psychology, the principle that properties of substances such as weight and mass remain the same when superficial characteristics such as their shapes or arrangement are changed conservation
Vygotsky's term for temporary cognitive structures or methods of solving problems that help the child as he or she learns to function independently scaffolding
Vygotsky's concept of the ultimate binding of language and thought inner speech
it is the ability to recognize what someone else is feeling and being able to put yourself in their shoes and match their state of emotion empathy
when there is authoritative or permissive actions taken on a child by a related being to the child parenting

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Child Development Crossword

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their first facial expression smile
a skill to be social communicate
begins to move around crawl
your child will begin to develop this milestones
from early childhood until adolescence human growth
the stage that deals with how your body operates, moves, and develops physical
the stage that deals with feelings emotional
the stage that involves how the brain works development, the act of changing either intellectually, emotionally, socially, or physically intellectual
the stage that deals with how you interact with others social
a child between the ages of 0 and 12 months infant
a child between the ages of 2 and 3 toddler
a child's development of how they think and understand the world around them cognitive
the child's ability to communicate and express their feelings language development
a child's main way of learning play
helps you and your child learn a little more about each other relationship
the child's ability to see near and far, and to understand what you see vision
recently just born newborn
being taught and understanding the things around them learning
larger movements when baby use their body to move around gross motor skills
an action that involves your baby using their muscles fine motor skills
the bond between a baby and a parent attachment
producing the sounds that form words speech
the words that a child would understand language
when the developmental milestones are not reached by the expected time period developmental delay
babies learn to feel secure, talk and, enjoy being with other people interaction
care for and protect the child while growing up nurture
the ability to hear, listen and interpret sounds hearing
the ability to learn and interact with others social behaviour
provide energy and nutrients for the child to grow and develop healthy eating
able to show affection love

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Erik Erikson Crossword

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What other theorist influenced Erikson? Freud
What was one war the US was going through during the time of his theory? WWII
Was Eriksons theory stage based or continuous? stage based
What did each person develop as they completed a stage? basic virtues
What was stage 3? initiative vs guilt
what was stage 8? ego integrity vs despair
What did Erikson believe people face in each stage? crises
what did Erikson study in college? art
what kind of development was Eriksons theory based on? psychosocial
When was Eriksons theory released? 1950

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8 Stages of Development by Erik Erikson Crossword

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Scientist who proposed a psychoanalytic theory of psychosocial development comprising eight stages from infancy to adulthood. Erik Erikson
Erikson's theory of psychosocial development has ______ distinct stages. eight
During this stage, the person is uncertain about the world in which they live. To resolve these feelings of uncertainty, they look towards their primary care giver for stability and consistency of care. Trust vs. Mistrust
Between the ages of _____, they begin to assert their independence, by walking away from their mother, picking which toy to play with, and making choices about what they like to wear, to eat, etc. 18 months and 3
A healthy balance between initiative and guilt is important. Success in the stage of Initiative vs. Guilt leads to the virtue of _______. Purpose
__________ is the fourth stage of Erikson's theory, at this stage the person starts learning to read and write, to do sums, and do things on their own. Teachers begin to take an important role in the child's life as they teach the child specific skills. Industry vs. Inferiority
The ______ is Identity vs. Role Confusion, where teenagers are deciding their personalities through an intense exploration of personal values, beliefs and goals. Fifth Stage
Occurring in young adulthood (ages 18 to 40 yrs), we begin to share ourselves more intimately with others. We explore relationships leading toward longer-term commitments with someone other than family member. Intimacy vs. Isolation
By failing to achieve the objectives in the stage of Generativity vs. Stagnation, we become ______ and feel unproductive. Stagnant
As we grow older and become senior citizens, we tend to slow down our __________ and explore life as a retired person. It is during this time that we contemplate our accomplishments and can develop integrity if we see ourselves as leading a successful life. Productivity

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Semester 1 Crossword Puzzle

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abuse and neglect can happen to ______ anyone
__ children die as a result of child abuse in homes each day 3
about ___ people report child abuse when faced with an actual situation. 1/3
child abuse is reported somewhere in the united states every __ seconds 10
____ motor skills involve the development of small muscles fine
____ motor skills involve the development of large muscles gross
_______ control most of a newborn child's movements reflexes
______________ is uneven, as children do not progress in all skills at the same time. development
too overweight obese
form of emotional abuse that involves excessive yelling, shaming, belittling and/or teasing of a child. verbal abuse
children who have been abused may not ______ other people. trust
someone who operates his or her own business entrepreneur
person from a foreign country who lives with a family and provides childcare in exchange for room and transportation au pair
takes care of a child/children in their own home nanny
time period from birth to 9 years old early childhood
this exercise works well for nervousness before a special event, such as speaking in front of the class. hookup
this exercise is useful for learning beginning skills; as well as spelling, writing, listening, etc. cross crawl
this exercise helps improve blood flow to the brain. brain buttons
theory that focuses on the child's independence in order to engage them in a learning environment. montessori
developed the social development theory of learning. vygotsky
developed 4 stages of cognitive development. piaget
developed 8 stages on emotional and personality development. erikson
developed a hierarchy of human needs. maslow
800-962-2873 florida abuse hotline
failure to provide adequate food, clothing, shelter, healthcare, or needed supervision. neglect

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Erik Erikson Crossword

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What year was Eriksons theory released? 1950
What other theorist influenced Erikson? Freud
What was one thing the US was going through during the time of Eriksons theory? WWII
Was Eriksons theory continuous or stage based? stage based
What did each person gain during each stage of development? basic virtues
what was stage 3? initiative vs guilt
What was stage 1? trust vs mistrust
What did people face in each stage of development according to Erikson? crises
What did Erikson study in college? art
what type of development was Eriksons theory based on? Psychosocial

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Intro to Psychology Crossword

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Who is often called the "father" of psychology? wundt
Psychology is the scientific study of _______ and mental processes. behavior
This is a complex, unlearned behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a species. instinct
What part of the brain includes the auditory (hearing) areas? temporallobes
The autonomic nervous system is split into two divisions, one that calms and one that arouses. Which one is the calming side? parasympathetic
Paranoid, catatonic, disorganized, and undifferentiated are all classifications of what psychological disorder? schizophrenia
What level sits at the top of Maslow's hierarchy of needs? selfactualization
What area of the brain controls many of your emotional responses, including fear and anger? amygdala
Formerly known as multiple personality disrder, _______ identity disorder is characterized by a person exhibiting 2 or more distinct personalities. dissociative
In the study of behavior genetics, the real question of "what makes you who you are?" deals with nature v. _______. nurture
This research method is the only one that allows the experimenter to draw conclusions about cause and effect. experiment
The period between childhood and adulthood. adolescence
What gland is often referred to as the master gland? pituitary
A fetus is the developing human organism from _______ weeks after conception to birth. nine
In order to be judged a psychological disorder, it has to meet these 4 criteria: maladaptive, _______, disturbing, and atypical. unjustifiable
This is the culturally preferred timing of social events such as marriage, parenthood, and retirement. socialclock
What psychologist's studes in the area of morality led his to develop a 3 stage theory of moral development? kohlberg
_______ nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by excessive eating followed by purging, laxative use, fasting, or excessive exercise. bulimia
_______ is the fear of swallowing. phagophobia
What is the 1st stage in Jean Piaget's stages of cognitive development? sensorimotor

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Child Development Unit 1 Vocabulary Crossword

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the period of great growth and change between childhood and adulthood adolescence
the study of how children grow and change physically, intellectually, emotionally, socially and morally child development
a development process that refers to the ability to experience, express, and control emotions emotional development
a person's surroundings and everything in them, including both human and non–human factors environment
Austrian psychiatrist whose theory states that a person's early emotional experiences affect adult life profoundly Sigmund Freud
the sum of all the qualities a person inherits from his or her parents at birth heredity
a series of stages a person passes through during his or her lifetime. They are: Infancy, Toddler, Preschool, School Age, and Adolescent individual life cycle
period of childhood from birth up to one year infancy
a developmental process that refers to the growth of the brain and the use of mental skills intellectual development
Italian educator whose theory states children learn best through their senses pursuing their own interests at their own rate Maria Montessori
a school providing children freedom within limits by a rather structured approach, and a fixed method in which materials are presented Montessori school
developmental process that refers to the ability to know right from wrong moral development
an act of recognizing and recording behavior observation
a developmental process that refers to the physical growth of a person's body. This growth affects height, weight, and internal body systems. physical development
the first to study children in a scientific way; he said that children go through four stages of thinking and should be given learning tasks suitable for each stage Jean Piaget
period of childhood from three to five years of age preschooler
a child old enough to attend school. Ages 5-12 school age
a developmental process that refers to the way people relate to others around them social development
a scientifically acceptable principle followed as the basis of action theory
period of childhood from one to three years of age toddler

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Early Childhood Cognitive Development Crossword

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Increases the likelihood of a behavior occurring Reinforcement
mental representations of the world around them schemas
Piaget's first developmental stage sensorimotor
Conscious, rational part of personality Ego
Unconscious, source of biological needs/desires ID
The conscience Superego
directly processing information that a child knows Assimilation
changing what one knows to fit the new information Accommodation
Child starts to think in symbols Preoperational
Child starts to think logically Concrete
reinforcers and punishments operant
stimulus, response classical
decreases the likelihood of a behavior to occur punishment
Bandura's Social Learning Theory modeling
consists of activities and interactions in the immediate environment Microsystem

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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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