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CD28B:  DEV LEARNING ACT FOR FCC


Course Description

A practical curriculum development course for child care providers. Includes a brief overview of children's learning processes and practical activities. Students will study appropriate curriculum for infants, toddlers, preschool, and school-age children in all areas of development. Students will learn how to set up a family child care environment. This course has the option of a letter grade or pass/no pass.


Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the difference between appropriate curriculum for infants, toddlers, preschool, and school-age children.
  • Describe how a home may be adapted for use as child care facility.
  • Describe how to set up a family child care home and how to equip it.
  • Describe how to provide learning and care for children of multi-ages.
  • Describe similarities and differences between a family child care home and a center.
  • Describe a schedule for children in a family child care home.
  • Describe why activities are important and how they help children - infants, toddlers, preschool, and school-age to develop emotionally, socially, cognitively, and physically.


Last modified: November 25, 2014
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