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The period between birth and one year Infancy
The increase in a baby's size and weight Growth
Increases in physical, cognative, emotional , and social skills Development
Babies develop control of the head and neck muscles first, control of muscles move down baby to end with legs and feet Head to Foot
The number of inches tall a infant measured laying down Length
The description of how an infant looks Body shape
The size relationship of one body part to another Proportion
The ability to see Vision
The perception of sound Hearing
To detect or recognize something by means of sensitive nerves in the nose Smell
A small quantity of something eaten, drunk or had access and affected the sensory receptors on the surface of the tongue or in the mouth Taste
The sound produced by using the vocal organs Voice
Occurring automatically and involuntarily as a result of the nervous systems reaction to a stimulus Reflexes
Activities involving the large muscle or motor skills Gross motor skills
Activities involving fingers and small muscle Fine motor skills
To take hold of somebody or something firmly, especially with the hand Grasping
A reflex when touched on the cheek and the infant turns looking for food Rooting
To scare or surprise Startle
To react to a stroke on the bottom of the foot Babinski
Is stimulated when something is put into baby's mouth Sucking
The way a person holds a baby Handling
Giving the baby proper nurturing Feeding
Taking care of the teeth and getting regular checkups and home care Teeth care
Maintenance of proper hygiene Bathing
Selection and wearing appropriate clothing Dressing
The steps of putting on a device to absorb body elimation waste Diapering
The resting of the body Sleeping
The selection of a doctor to administer proper health care Medical care
Routine vistes to the doctor to maintain good health Wellness care
Development begins at the trunk of the body and moves outward to hand and fingers Near to far
Large muscles development take place first leading to more fine muscles and complex abilities later Simple to complex
The amount of body mass a baby has Weight

Infant Development and Care Crossword

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Involuntary movement due to the nervous system's reaction to a stimulus reflexes
Activities involving large muscles gross motor skills
Activities involing small muscles Fine motor skills
To take hold of something grasping
Reflex that occurs when touched on the cheek rooting
to scare startle
Reacting to a stroke on the bottom of the foot Babinski
Stimulated when something enters the mouth sucking
The way a person holds a baby handling
Giving a baby proper nourishment feeding
Taking care of teeth and having regular dental exams teeth care
maintaining proper hygiene bathing
Choosing and wearing appropriate items of clothing dressing
Steps to putting on a diaper diapering
Resting the body sleeping

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

Child Development Crossword

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The area of development where the body is moving and active Physical
The area of development that focuses on the child's brain, and problem solving for simple tasks Cognitive
The area of development that focuses on the interaction with others Social
Being connected to someone most commonly through friendship or family relationship
A young child or baby infant
large movements using some of the main, biggest muscles and bones gross motor
Small movements using some of the smaller muscles and bones Fine motor
Child between the ages of 3-5 years toddler
a skill that the child learns to use to his or her favour when trying to be creative imagination
learning through a system or school education
the process of developing physically, mentally, or emotionally growth
Around 11-13 months is when a child learns to ______ walk
To hold or grip on to something or someone grasp
A way of communication for toddlers + talking
The process in which the baby's teeth begin to form teething
A more structured, in depth way of communicating Language
an uncontrolled outburst of anger and frustration by the child Tantrums
A way of releasing negative emotions crying
The infants feelings (happy, sad, frustrated) emotions
To gain knowledge learn
A way the infant attempts to communicate before talking babbling
Around 2-4 years children love to _____ everything handed to them explore
The process in which the child is emerged from the mother birth
The ability to make decisions or come to sensible conclusions judgement
When the infant can perceive an instruction the way that it was intended understands
One of the most important things for a childs development is ______ books to them as often as possible reading
Using Gross motor skills to perform a skill that involves the child pushing of a surface jump
Making up ideas to increase diversity in writing, drawing, performing etc. creative
The first milestone the child reaches when it comes to moving to different locations by his/her self crawl
The sound a young infant makes when happy cooing

human growth and development Crossword

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how we control our behavior by self-monitoring self regulation
developmental milestone for small children gross motor
the act of touching physical contact
a very young child or baby infant
the sport or activity of propelling oneself through water using the limbs. swimming
A reflex used to determine adequacy of the higher (central) nervous system. babinski
to a support rooting
a Muslim inhabitant of the Philippines. moro
A grasp pattern emerging in the 5th-6th month whereby the child places a pronated forearm or hand down on an object palmar grasp
Stress is defined as an organism's total response to environmental demands or pressures. stress
The psychological and biologic organization peculiar to the individual, specifically temperament
spoiled the dish by adding too much salt. spoiled
The act of developing development
generally refer to the small movements of the hands, wrists, fingers, feet, toes, lips, and tongue. fine motor

Child Development Crossword

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Child does it when upset crying
Big movements with big muscles gross motor
Small movements with small muscles fine motor
of or relating to the mental processes of perception, memory, judgment, and reasoning, as contrasted with emotional volitional processes. cognitive
when toddler moves with hand and feet on ground crawl
baby ________ a phrase like 'come here' understands
when you talk to a child yo develop their ______ skillswhen you talk to a child yo develop their ______ skills social
a baby between 0-3 months infant
a baby between 0-3 months toddler
using muscles in legs and pushing of a surface jump
using your mind and being creative imagination
you should _____ to your children read
learning through a system or school education
when something is funny laughing
the process of developing physically growth
a mother gives _____ to a child birth
a child can _____ around 12 months walk
starts around 18 months tantrums
to hold or grip something grasp
making a picture by ________ drawing
what a baby shows when happy, sad or angry emotions
kids like to play with them toys
way of communication talking
an activity children do everyday play
process where infants get their first teeth teething
another way of communicating in a more structured way language
children can ______ their surrounding when they start walking explore
the stage before talking babbling
the use of imagination or original ideas to create something; inventiveness creativity
to gain knowledge learn

Infant Development Crossword

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INSTINCTIVE, INVOLUNTARY BODY REACTIONS TO STIMULI SUCH AS NOISE OR TOUCH REFLEX
SKILLS THAT REQUIRE THE COORDINATION OF VISION INTELLECT, AND MOVEMENT PERCEPTUAL MOTOR SKILLS
WHEN SOMETHING IS PUT IN A INFANTS MOUTH, THE BABY BEGINS TO SUCK. SUCKING REFLEX
THE ABILITY TO MOVE HANDS AND FINGERS PRECISELY IN RELATION TO WHAT IS SEEN. HAND-EYE COORDINATION
THE UNDERSTANDING THAT AN OBJECT CONTINUES TO EXIST EVEN WHEN THE OBJECT IS OUT OF SIGHT OBJECT PERMENENCE
SOUNDS THAT IMITATE ADULT LANGUAGE VOCALIZATION
WHEN THE INFANT SHOWS SIGNS OF PLEASURE WHEN A PREFERRED PERSON APPEARS, AND SIGNS OF DISTRESS WHEN THAT PERSON LEAVES. ATTACHMENT BEHAVIOR
WHEN AN INFANT FEARS OF UNFAMILIAR PEOPLE, USUALLY EXPRESSED BY CRYING. STRANGER ANXIETY
WHEN AN INFANT REACTS BY THROWING OUT HIS/ HER ARMS AND LEGS IN RESPONSE TO A LOUD NOISE. MORO REFLEX
TO SEE EVERTHING FROM ONE'S POINT OF VIEW EGOCENTRIC

child development Crossword

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when a baby's mouth is stroked, baby will turn head and _____ in the direction of stroking root
startle reflex is also known as the _____ reflex moro
stroking babys palm causes baby to ____ grasp
expressions of happiness and amusment laughing
produce tears in pain or distress crying
baby lying on stomach helptd them to push up and roll over tummy time
start tummy time soon after _____ birth
by three years, child learns through the ______ senses
4 year olds can tell the didference between ____ and different same
6 and 7 year olds have a longer _____ span attention
5 year olds start learning how to _____ write
to hold something like a crayon or a pencil grasp
to write is to have ___________ hand eye coordination
milk provides _____ energy
first teeth appear around 6-8 _______ months
by three months baby discovers hands and _____ feet
babies at one month prefer to look at high contrast _______ patterns
at one month baby starts to trust _______ mother
will cry if over or under simulated
at five months shows interest in _____ colour
9-12 months _________ the phrase come here understand
wants to explore things by _______ them touching
your baby learns to control his _____ before his shoulders neck
a baby's weight ______ in the first year of life triples
at 6-12 months baby can _____ crawl
every child develops at a different ______ rate
3 year olds love make _______ believe
6 and 7 year olds start making ______ decisions right
at 4 months baby is aware that people and things have _______ labels
at 15-18 months _________ anxiety is less strong seperation

Early Childhood Development Crossword

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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

To Grow On and On Crossword

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What is the skill that babies use for large muscles Gross motor skills
What is smaller than a child in age baby
What is the ability to think and reason Cognitive development
The name of a toy company Lamaze
A company that makes unusual tags taggies
What do children play with toys
What is an early play style for babies less than 12 weeks tummy time
We know a child is developing appropriately when it reaches these milestones
What do you call cleaning teeth dental care
What do babies sleep in cot
What can hang over your cot for entertainment baby mobile
what do you do with your eyes see
what do you do with your ears hear
what do you do with your nose smell
what do you do with your tongue taste
what do you do with your fingers touch
how do children play games
what skills are used to pick up a pencil and draw with it fine motor
what grows in your mouth teeth
what is the use of words language
when you are talking to your baby you are being? social
where you start school preschool
your first baby step is walking
after you walk you then ? run
what is another name for the startle reflex moro reflex
what is a reflex you call walking or dancing step reflex
what do you call when babies blink eye reflex
what begins when the sides of a baby's mouth is stroked root reflex
what do you call it when the corner of a baby's mouth has been touched sucking reflex
What is it called when a baby's head is turned to one side tonic neck reflex

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