Child Development 1

Grade:  9, 10, 11
Semester Credits:  2.5
Prerequisite: None
Graduation Requirement:  21st Century Life and Careers

Child Development 1 focuses on the theories and philosophies of education and their applications during the Early Childhood years. Emphasis is placed on the physical, social, emotional, cognitive and language development of the child from birth through preschool. Students develop skills in selecting children’s literature and incorporating this literature in a weekly reading program for preschool children.