Catalog 2017-2018 
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Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECED 145 Science, Math, Music, and Creative Activities in ECE

5 credits
In this course students will explore ways to teach basic science, math, arts and music in early childhood education. Students will become familiar with the principles of instruction to introduce concepts and provide practice for early learners in each of the areas.

Prerequisites: ABED 046  and ABED 040  or placement scores.

Quarters Offered: Summer

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Identify and create age appropriate skills and objectives
  • Explain the importance of science, math, music and art activities in the classroom
  • Develop written activity plans to provide practice in each of the course topics
  • Implement and evaluate planned activities
  • Set up appropriate interest centers to provide practice in science, math, music and art
  • Work as a cooperative member of a small group

Total Hours: 50 Lecture Hours: 50