Upon successful completion of this course, the student shall be able to demonstrate the following skills: A. Identify learning outcomes for young children in math and science. B. Identify standards for math and science instruction and programming in early education settings. C. Identify appropriate individual child assessment methods in math and science learning. D. Discuss how technology can be integrated to support development of math and science in the curriculum. E. Design, implement, and evaluate science inquiry experiences for children in an integrated, research-based curriculum. F. Design, implement, and evaluate math experiences for children that support the development of learning outcomes. G. Identify effective strategies for involving families in supporting math and science for young children.
Prerequisite(s): REA 098 and ENG 091 “C” or better; or appropriate placement score This course introduces the theory and practice related to the curricular areas of math and science for young children. Emphasis will be placed on the development and evaluation of developmentally appropriate activities and instructional materials.
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