CHLD 61 Language Arts and Art Media for Young Children
3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Exploration of early childhood curriculum and teaching methods that develop creativity and literacy skills in young children. It includes planning and developing interactive, art and language experiences for children ages birth- to 8-years old. Teaching practices, curriculum and materials, and appropriate sociocultural learning environments that enhance the child's creativity and language development are examined, including standards established by the California State Department of Education.