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Addressing a Child's Developmental Needs during Home Visiting, in partnership with Region 9 Head Start Association

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1.  Social development refers to the developing capacity of the child to do which of the following?
  1. Be the leader of all peer play activities
  2. Give their toys away when asked
  3. Create and sustain meaningful relationships with adults and other children
  4. Attend all birthday parties they are invited to
2.  What is the developing capacity of the child to listen and understand language?
  1. Expressive language
  2. Dual-language learning
  3. Home language
  4. Receptive language
3.  Problem-solving is usually included in which area of child development?
  1. Cognitive development
  2. Approaches to learning
  3. Emotional development
  4. Physical development
4.  The approaches to learning area of development include a focus on which of the following?
  1. Why children learn the way that they do
  2. The skills and behaviors that children use to engage in the learning process
  3. Forcing children to clean up their toys
  4. Introducing tablets and computers to children as early as possible
5.  Which of these is true about a home visitor’s role in supporting learning in the home?
  1. Supports families’ knowledge of child development, developmental milestones, and the importance of positive relationships and interactions
  2. Moves furniture around to make the environment more conducive to learning
  3. Tells the family how long their child should be playing with toys each day
  4. Provides all the learning materials taken into the home
6.  In which place are children most comfortable in engaging in early learning experiences?
  1. At the childcare center
  2. At the beach
  3. Riding in the car
  4. In the home
7.  Which of the following is NOT an appropriate material to use in a family’s home?
  1. Empty egg cartons
  2. YouTube Kids on a big-screen television
  3. Balled up socks
  4. Empty tissue boxes
8.  What is true about the observation of children?
  1. Only home visitors should conduct observations
  2. Learning to observe children only takes place in college courses
  3. Observations should be objective and focused
  4. Observations should always have an element of opinion
9.  Family and staff observations can be used as part of which of the following?
  1. A kindergarten entrance exam
  2. A program’s Facebook page
  3. A conversation taking place between two coworkers in a public space
  4. The ongoing screening and assessment process
10.  Which of the following is true about screening and assessment?
  1. Screenings and assessments are the same thing
  2. Results of screenings and assessments should be shared with families
  3. Screenings and assessments are only done one time
  4. Developmental screenings are done every three months