This course introduces basic methods and materials used in teaching young children. Emphasis is placed on student’s compiling a professional resource file of activities used for teaching math, language arts, and science and social studies concepts. Upon completion, students will be able to demonstrate basic methods of creating learning experiences using developmentally appropriate techniques, materials and realistic expectations. Course includes observations of young children in a variety of childcare environments.
* Course required in the Child Development Associate (CDA) Certification for employees currently employed within the industry.