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CDA Credential - Preschool, Part 8

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1.  What does brain research tell us about music and brains in babies?
  1. Processing of music and speech sounds can be improved by moving in synchrony to the rhythm of music
  2. Music increases movement in babies
  3. Newborns cannot detect the beat
  4. Communication and cognitive abilities are lessened
2.  Which of the following was suggested for parents to help grow auditory brain centers?
  1. Have children watch television shows or movies
  2. Show children books on a tablet or iPad
  3. Talk about and describe how things sound, look, and feel
  4. Talk quickly and loudly
3.  What is the best intervention for a child with a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder who does not complete tasks?
  1. Provide one direction at a time
  2. Put the child in time out if he does not complete the task
  3. Give the direction several times
  4. Ignore the child
4.  Which of the following should be avoided when modifying approaches for children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders?
  1. Shortening group activities
  2. Using a reward and consequence system
  3. Allowing the child to take a break in the middle of group activities
  4. Breaking things down to one step at a time
5.  Adverse Childhood Experiences are shown to have an impact across the lifespan in which of the following domains?
  1. School attendance
  2. Job satisfaction
  3. Graduating high school
  4. Making friends
6.  Which of the following is an example of a universal intervention?
  1. Watching TV
  2. Implementing structure and routine
  3. Giving a child headphones
  4. Sending a child to a therapist
7.  Which of the following best describes reflective capacity in early childhood?
  1. Hiding your emotions and pushing through the day
  2. Understanding where the tough emotions come from and addressing those emotions
  3. Loving every moment of your work
  4. Spending a lot of time reflecting on your emotions and talking to your coworkers about them throughout the day
8.  Which of the following behaviors would be consistent with a child who is sensory avoiding?
  1. Poor safety awareness
  2. Refusing to participate in activities
  3. Does not respond to name
  4. Seeking putting things into their mouth
9.  Which of the following best describes infants before the age of 6 months?
  1. They identify familiar objects on a screen
  2. They label familiar objects on screen
  3. They understand narratives on screen
  4. They understand almost nothing that they see or hear on a screen
10.  Screen time is linked to higher rates of which of the following in 2-year-olds?
  1. Depression
  2. ADHD
  3. Anxiety
  4. Movement

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