Scientific Skill Development in Early Childhood


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Which of the following BEST describes what science is?

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1. Which of the following is the first step in inquiry-based learning?

2. Jamie thinks that she can slide down a rainbow. After experimenting with a prism, she changes her thinking. What is this an example of?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

With these assessments, you'll be quizzed on how much you know about early childhood scientific skill development. Questions will assess your understanding of key points like an accurate explanation of science and the first step in the process of inquiry-based learning.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be responsible for these topics:

  • Example of a person who tests one of their beliefs
  • New knowledge that's added on to what you already know
  • Science materials for an early childhood classroom

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - make sure you can accurately define science
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the first step in inquiry-based learning
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about some basic science materials for early childhood education and the addition of knowledge to previous things that you knew

Additional Learning

For more on science education, you can read the lesson named Scientific Skill Development in Early Childhood. These key areas will be studied:

  • Definition of inquiry-based learning
  • Scientific activities for the classroom
  • Uses of scientific tools for young learners