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1

Research shows which of the following regarding preschool/kindergarten children’s speech?

Dramatic play is the setting for rich communication.

2

Jack watches as Isabel is praised by the teacher for painting a picture using many bright colors. Jack then proceeds to do the same. This is an example of which technique?

Modeling

3

Children of authoritarian parents are usually independent, competent, and assertive. True/False

False

4

The view that creativity emerges out of children’s imaginative play is held by both Piaget and Vygotsky. True/False

True

5

Constance Kamii believes that work sheets

are harmful, even in the primary grades.

6

Sharing is a significant moral behavior that is learned

from the time of the child’s first naturally occurring social interactions.

7

Research shows which of the following regarding preschool/kindergarten children’s speech?

Private speech is used for self-guidance.

8

Which of the following is a linguistic task that is not activated in a specific part of the brain?

orthographic

9

These parents use withdrawal of love or ridicule as punishment techniques.

​authoritarian

10

​Parents who use this disciplinary technique are not very nurturing or sympathetic and use threats.

​authoritarian

11

​The children whose parents use this type of disciplinary technique tend to be the most immature.

Permissive

12

​The children whose parents use this type of disciplinary technique always seem to know what their parents expect without being told.

Harmonious

13

The time when children make the transitions from preschool to kindergarten to primary coincides with the transition from preoperational to concrete operational thinking. True/False

True

14

Between the ages of five and seven, children usually begin to understand that death cannot be reversed; that death is inevitable; and that death ends movement, feeling, and thought. True/False

True

15

Which of the following is not a reason for not adopting bilingual education as the major approach to language learning with children who do not speak English as their primary language?

English is the primary language in our country, and it is not appropriate to teach in other languages in our public schools.

16

Developmentally, the preschool child

has acquired object permanence.

17

The concept of intentional teaching emphasizes a balance between child and adult-guided instruction. True/False

True

18

Listening to children's speech​

​broadens vocabulary.
​encourages children to talk more.

19

“Milly and Johnnie, you are working hard putting all the toys away.” This is an example of which technique?

Reinforcement

20

Participation in an inclusive preschool class helps typical children accept diversity in others. True/False

True

21

Which of the following is not a characteristic of the theory of multiple intelligences?

Knowledge of the strength of individual multiple intelligences has little value in vocational planning.

22

To support the language development of young children, adults can provide

meaningful dialog.

23

​Piaget believed that through child-child relationships

children have the opportunity to practice autonomous decision making, which can support perspective taking and decentering.

24

Research on the use of standardized group-administered paper-and-pencil achievement tests with young children

has demonstrated that children show increased levels of stress when taking these tests.

25

Learning that takes place from the inside out is

reflective learning.

26

“You didn’t eat all your vegetables. No dessert and no TV tonight.” This is an example of which technique?

Psychological

27

By age five, a child should have no problems dealing with a group-administered, standardized, paper-and-pencil test.
True/False

False

28

The approach to reading and writing that places the children and their needs at the center of the curriculum is called

whole language.

29

Which of the following is not a characteristic of the theory of successful intelligence?

Emphasis on the person’s manipulation of symbols

30

With closer supervision of children's out-of-school activities, children of today do not have the opportunities to engage in the fun and excitement of rough-and-tumble that children of the past had. True/False

True