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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

Developmental Psychology Crossword

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Cognitive framework that helps us organize and interpret information Schema
Process of incorporating new info into pre-existing schema Assimilation
Process by which pre-existing knowledge is altered in order to fit new info Accommodation
Balance between applying prior knowledge (assimilation) and changing schemata to account for new info (accommodation) Equilibrium
Stage when children learn the world through movement and senses (Piaget) Sensorimotor
Principle that a given quality does not change when it’s appearance is changed. Conservation
Inability to understand that another person's view or opinion may be different than their own. Egocentrism
Belief children actively construct their knowledge Constructivism
When children perform more challenging tasks with assistance (Vygotsky) scaffolding
instruction on a level that is just a step above what the student is capable of on their own without support. (Vygotsky) Zone of Proximal Development
Theory included 8 stages of psychosocial development Erikson

Child Development Theories Crossword

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What is another word for a filing system in your brain? Schemas
Who is the cognitive theorist who said that children develop in four stages that must be sequential jeanpiaget
What a child can do on their own in comparison to what they can accomplish with help Zoneofproximaldevelopment
Helping children learn by assisting them Scaffolding
The first stage in Piaget's theory sensorimotorstage
When we are confused and inbalanced. Disequilibrium
The stage in Piaget's theory where children start representing the world through words, drawings and images preoperationalstage
A state of balance Equilibrium
The level closest to children in the Ecological theory Microsystem
The child has no direct control (Ecology) exosystem
The time the child is in (Ecology) chronosystem
This theorist said that children learn through their interaction with the environment LevVygotsky
The study of the brain CognitiveDevelopment
This man said that children are not a "social vacuum" rather children learn through relationships and connections Bronfenbrenner

Chapter 10 Psychology Word Search

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Accommodation
Amniocentesis
Androgens
Animism
Artificialism
Assimilation
Attachment
Authoritarian parents
Authoritative parents
Center
Congenital
Conversation
Decentration
DES
Egocentrism
Ethologist
FAS
Fetal Stage
HIV
Imprinting
Maturation
Neonate
Permissive Parents
Placenta
Premature
Progestin
Reflex
Reversibility
Rubella
Scaffolding
Schema
Stillbirth
Syphilis
Teratogens
Toxemia
Ultrasound
Umbilical cord
Uninvolved parents
Uterus
ZPD
Zygote

HUMAN DEVELOPMENT Word Search

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TERATOGENS
FETUS
ACCOMODATION
ASSIMILATION
CONSERVATION
ADOLESCENCE
SPERMARCHE
MENARCHE
MENOPAUSE
IDENTITY
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ATTACHMENT
TEMPERAMENT
SCAFFOLDING
EGOCENTRISM
SCHEMA

Theorists Word Search

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active learning
Bandura
Bob Hughes
Bruner
Chris Athey
Elinor Goldshmied
exploratory
Heuristic play
Holistic
Moyles
Piaget
proximal development
Scaffolding
Schemas
sociable
Theorists
Tina Bruce
Vygotsky

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

Developmental Psychology Crossword

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Description

the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception to birth Fetus
interpreting one's new experience in terms of one's existing schema assimilation
psychologist that is best known for theorizing the stages of cognitive development Piaget
the ideal parenting style authoritative
a sense that the world is predictable and trustworthy, according to Eriksen Basic Trust
type of intelligence consisting of one's accumulated knowledge and verbal skills crystallized
type of intelligence consisting of one's ability to reason speedily and abstractly fluid
psychologist best known for theorizing the 8 psychosocial stages of development Eriksen
psychologist that came up with the 6 stages of moral thinking Kohlberg
what FAS stands for fetal alcohol syndrome
harmful agents that can cause damage to a fetus teratogens
neurodegenerative disease that causes the patient to lose their memory and become mentally vacant alzheimers
disorder that results in a deficit of communication and social interaction autism
psychologist that studied dependency by exxperimenting with monkeys Harlow
a baby's tendency to open mouth and search for food when touched on the cheek rooting reflex

LEV VYGOTSKY Word Search

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INFLUENCE
EDUCATION
PRESCHOOL
TELEVISION
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ADULTS HELP
DEVELOPMENT
FIRST YEAR
INNER SPEECH
CHILDREN
SOCIOCULTURAL
COGNITIVE SKILLS
ZPD
SCAFFOLDING
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Chapter 9 (Cognitive Development in Early Childhood) Word Search

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Phonological Awareness
Emergent Literacy
Metagognition
Overlapping-Waves Thoery
Scripts
Episodic Memory
Memory Strategies
Planning
Vygotsky
Guided Participation
Scaffolding
Intersubjectivity
Private Speech
Logical Thought
Irreversibility
Centration
Conservation
Animistic Thinking
Egocentric Thinking
Dual Representation
Imaginary Companions
Piaget
Sociodramatic Play
Make Believe Play
Preoperational Stage

PIAGET COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT Word Search

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egocentrism
conservation
accommodation
disequilibrium
equilibrium
assimilation
sensorimotor
preoperational
concrete operations
Formal operations