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CHLD 2004: Planning Appropriate Activities for Preschoolers

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This course will allow the participants to use their knowledge of the characteristics of preschool children to better understand the reasons for and process of developing thematic units to guide learning. Long-term and short-term goals will be discussed, and participants will learn the web technique for creating and presenting age and stage appropriate activities in a thematic unit based on these goals. Participants will also learn how to share this information with parents and how to encourage their involvement in the thematic activities. 

Course Topics:
  • Review the characteristics of preschool children, ages three to five, and describe how these characteristics should be considered when planning activities.
  • Develop appropriate long-term and short-term goals for preschooler that addresses development in all domains (physical, language, cognitive, and social/emotional).
  • Learn the importance of using thematic units in guiding the learning of preschoolers.
  • Plan and organize an effective means of presenting thematic activities.
  • Learn techniques for sharing goals with parents.

Class Details

31 Sessions
Weekly - Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon, Tue


Instruction Online  

CEUs : 0.4



Please read:  Online access will be granted at the earliest, Monday, January 6 when CCWA reopens. You will still have 30 days to complete your class.



Registration Closes On
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
1/1/2020 - 1/31/2020 Weekly -Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Richmond, Virtual  Map Instruction Online