Urie Bronfenbrenner: Biography & Theory


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Urie Bronfenbrenner is known for developing the ________ theory.

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1. A child's family would be included in which of Urie Bronfenbrenner's systems?

2. When two microsystems interact, Urie Bronfenbrenner would term this the:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The worksheet and quiz for this lesson will help you to understand how the work of Urie Bronfenbrenner helped to advance the field of psychology. Be able to recollect the facts concerning his theories.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz and worksheet will test you on:

  • The term for the cultural context around a child
  • Bronfenbrenner's theories
  • The interaction of microsystems
  • Systems created by Urie Bronfenbrenner
  • A school program co-founded by Bronfenbrenner

Skills Practiced

These tools will help you practice your skills of:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related Urie Bronfenbrenner lesson
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as microsystems and cultural context
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about a school program for disadvantaged preschoolers

Additional Learning

Review the associated lesson, Urie Bronfenbrenner: Biography & Theory, so that you can be sure to cover all of the relevant information. These objectives will be addressed within the lesson:

  • Learn some biographical information about Bronfenbrenner
  • Know where Bronfenbrenner was a professor
  • Explore a visual representation of his theory