What Is Child Development? - Definition, Theories & Stages

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Child development includes which of the following aspects?

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1. What stage of child development would a one-year-old fall into?

2. Fine motor development allows us to perform which one of the following activities?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Child development is divided into several different categories in which specific milestones are met. In this quiz and worksheet combination, you will be tested on examples of these milestones and developmental skills.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be quizzed on:

  • Fine motor development
  • Changes during adolescence
  • The term for middle childhood
  • What stage includes a 1-year old

Skills Practiced

Be prepared to utilize the following study skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on childhood developmental stages
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what period of childhood development a 1-year old falls into
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about the facets of child development

Additional Learning

Learn more by reviewing the accompanying lesson, What is Child Development? - Definition, Theories & Stages. The following objectives will be the focus of this lesson:

  • Define child development
  • Analyze the various child development theories
  • Understand the stage in which children learn to roll over and crawl
  • Review which stage sees a large development in gross and fine motor skills
  • Learn about the stage that sees a more refined development in logic and problem solving
  • Detail the child development stage in which children seek a personal identity
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