BS Degree in Early Childhood Education {23-24} - Effective Methods and Materials in Early Childhood Education

Course Code
EECE 275  Credits
Title Effective Methods and Materials in Early Childhood Education 
Prerequisite EECE 220 and STL 230 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This course explores developmentally appropriate practices for methods and materials in early childhood curriculum. In this course, students explore child-centered educational practices and early childhood curriculum models. Students will examine learning materials and environments that foster creativity in children’s learning and development. Constructivist approaches to hands-on learning of children age 3-8 will be emphasized through analyzing materials and developing creative resources to use in an integrated curriculum.