Chapter 6/early childhood

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Chapter 6/early childhood
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2012-03-10 11:48:37
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  1. What age is infantcy?
    birth to 12 months
  2. What age is toddler?
    1-3 years
  3. What age is early childhood?
    • 3-6 years
    • includes preschool, kindergarden, head start, VPK
  4. What are the 2 big goals for preschool?
    • 1. To help children develop social competence
    • (most pick some up from trips to the library, park, family)
    • 2. To help children become enthusiastic learners
    • (nonenthusiasm = falling behind in school and not understanding)
  5. In order to achieve the 2 big goals of preschool, hat 4 areas of development are addressed in preschool?
    • 1) Social
    • 2) Emotional
    • 3) Cognitive
    • 4) Physical
  6. What 6 things are preschoolers learning?
    • 1) learning about self
    • 2) learning about feelings
    • 3) learning about other people
    • 4) learning about communication
    • 5) learning to move and do
    • 6) learning about thinking
  7. The equilateral model has 3 influences; what are they?
    • 1) children
    • 2) families
    • 3) caregiver/teacher
  8. name the areas of the equilateral model from top to bottom
    • routines and activites
    • guiding behavior
    • safety/health
    • enviornment
    • individualizing
    • planning and evaluating
  9. what are the routines that we talked about with the equilateral triangle?
    • hellos and goodbyes
    • diapering and toileting
    • eating and mealtimes
    • sleeping and napping
    • getting dressed
  10. what are the activities that we talked with the equilateral triangle
    • playing with toys
    • dabbling in art
    • imitating and pretending
    • enjoying stories and books
    • tasting and preperation of food
    • exploring sand and water
    • having fun with music and movement
    • going outdoors
  11. what is a childs deepest desire?
    to be a big person
  12. what are the 10 centers of a classroom
    • blocks
    • house corner
    • table toys
    • art
    • sand and water
    • library
    • music and movement
    • cooking
    • computers
    • outdoors
  13. What do children think with?
    Their bodies

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