Sociocultural Theory

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Sociocultural Theory

This quiz is to verify the understanding of the content presented on the topic of Sociocultural theory.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the term that defines a benefit of allowing children to play?
    • A. 

      Role Playing

    • B. 

      Self-regulation

    • C. 

      Guidance

    • D. 

      Rule following

  • 2. 
    What is the term that defines a benefit of allowing children to play?
  • 3. 
    What a child cannot do on his/her own, but can accomplish with the aid of an adult or more skilled peer is called__________?
  • 4. 
    Name one way social interaction aids in childhood development.
  • 5. 
    What is "Guided Participation"?
  • 6. 
    What term is used to explain the process of talking to oneself as a way of guiding oneself through a task?
  • 7. 
    What is the term used to explain the process of “talking” to oneself mentally (usually to guide oneself through a task) rather than aloud.
  • 8. 
    Why is exposing a child to culturally diverse experiences important to their development?
  • 9. 
    Using the key terms you learned, name one way you can incorporate the sociocultural theory into teaching in your classroom.
  • 10. 
    Which of the following explains a support mechanism that helps a learner successfully perform a task within his or her ZPD?
    • A. 

      Mediated learning

    • B. 

      Discovery learning

    • C. 

      Guided participation

    • D. 

      Scaffolding