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Preschool STEM, in partnership with Region 9 Head Start Association

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1.  According to the presenters, STEM supports the development and expansion of which of the following?
  1. How to follow simple directions
  2. How to play dress up
  3. Phonemic awareness
  4. New ideas and concepts
2.  What does STEM stand for?
  1. Sensory, technology, engineering and math
  2. Science, touch, engineering and memory
  3. Science, technology, engineering and math
  4. Sensory, touch, engagement, and math
3.  Which of the following best describes science?
  1. Using and making tools, analyzing problems and ideas, and inventing
  2. Wondering, asking questions, observing, predicting, experimenting, and communicating ideas
  3. Comparing, counting, using shapes, substituting, recognizing, and extending patterns
  4. Designing, creating, and building things that work using a variety of materials
4.  Ramp activities combine which two areas of STEM?
  1. Science and math
  2. Technology and engineering
  3. Science and technology
  4. Science and engineering
5.  Which of the following is an example of an open-ended scientific inquiry question?
  1. What color is that?
  2. How will we measure that?
  3. Is that big or little?
  4. Is that heavy?
6.  What do scientific inquiry and open-ended questions promote?
  1. Curiosity
  2. Critical thinking
  3. Motivation to learn
  4. All of the above
7.  Which of the following is an example of a little "t" tool?
  1. iPad
  2. Measuring tapes
  3. Blocks
  4. Light table
8.  Which of the following best describes engineering?
  1. Using stuff to make stuff that does stuff
  2. Using stuff
  3. Making stuff
  4. Driving a train
9.  Using manipulatives, such as counting bears or cubes, to make patterns best fits in which area of STEM?
  1. Science
  2. Technology
  3. Engineering
  4. Math
10.  Using measuring cups, shovels, and scoops in the sand box best fits in which area of STEM?
  1. Science
  2. Technology
  3. Engineering
  4. Math

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