Describe 3 benefits of high-quality child care/early childhood education programs:

HD101 Week 14

Ch. 14: Schooling, Culture and Society: Living in a Multicultural World

Study Questions: (10 points) – Write responses to each of the following questions. Write the responses in your own words, do not copy and paste from your textbook, or another source. Cite a reference for the information provided for each question. Include a reference list.

Rubric

· Responses to questions are accurate. – 5 points

· Each question has a reference citation in APA format; reference list is included/accurate. – 2 points.

· Responses are written in student’s voice. – 3 points.

1. Describe 3 benefits of high-quality child care/early childhood education programs:

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2. Briefly describe the Head Start program.

3. Define the following:

Acculturation

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Ethnic identity

Definition:

Cultural divide

Definition:

Prejudice

Definition:

Stereotypes

Definition:

Social Identity theory

Definition:

4. Regarding homeschooling:

a.  Why do some parents choose to homeschool their children?

b.  What are 2 criticisms of homeschooling?

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5. What are 3 reasons that adults return to college?

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6. What are some gender stereotypes?

7. Describe patterns of adolescent media use?

8. What are ways that middle adults (ages 40-60) spend their leisure time?

9. The primary reason for a “cultural divide” in the United States is _____________________.

7.  When discussing the roots of prejudice, we can look at 2 separate theories.  Describe each of these.

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