COURSE: 50-325 Curriculum, Organization and Methods of Creative Arts and Literacy in Early Childhood (3)
Candidates are introduced to developmentally appropriate instructional methods and materials for teaching the creative and expressive arts in diverse and inclusive early childhood settings. Areas such as music, movement, storytelling, creative writing, poetry and art are considered. Candidates examine procedures for planning, organizing and interpreting various methodologies and environments for all young children in the pre-primary and primary early childhood classrooms. Experiences in selection and implementation of curricular modifications for exceptional children are also developed. Prerequisite: 2.75 GPA; Consent of Education Advisor