2019-2020 Catalog

EEC 4301 Cognitive Experiences for Young Children

Students will identify developmentally appropriate and integrated content and methodology in the area of emergent numeracy and mathematical thinking; physical development; science; social studies; the arts; and emergent and beginning literacy, developing substantive understanding of six components of reading as a process. Disciplinary texts and developmentally appropriate methods, materials, activities and assessment for each area will be introduced through practical applications and strategies that are based on current research. In addition to class meetings, a minimum of 15 hours of field experience in a diverse age 3 to grade 3 setting is required. Successful completion of this course is a grade of C or better. This course satisfies Florida Reading Endorsement (2011) Competency One and is a Florida ESOL (2010) endorsement infused class.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

EDF 2005

Corequisite

LAE 4416

Classification

Baccalaureate