Class Calendar

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Day 1

Song: Everybody’s Happy

Course Intro – Sylabus – Expectations

HO:Reflections of Childhood

Read pgs: 19-24

HO: Why Study Children

Day 2

Song: Everybody’s Happy

Discuss "Why Study Children"

If A Child Lives With…..

HO: Subject Matter of Child Development

Blue Packet: Principles of Child Development – 
Notes: 6 basic principles of child development 

Day 3

Song: Name Game

PP: Piaget & Erickson Stages of Development
 
Activity: Popcorn - Fire Engine - Ice Cream

 

Day 4
Toy Selection Activity 
 
Discussion & Notes: principles of Development
complete reading Ch 1
Review your understanding questions

Day 5

Sasha Case Study
 
Maslow's Heirarchy
HO: Children Fulfill Their Needs
"The Subject Matter of Child Development"
Note Cards for test
Discuss Brain Plasticity 
 

 

 

Day 6

TEST ch. 1: Principles of Child Development
 
Activity: Chain Gang
Day 7
Begin Physical Development Unit
 
Opposite Hand Activity
 
Purple Physical Development Packet
 
Video: Physical Development of Preschoolers
Day 8

Case Study w/ group questions

Read Ch. 15
 

Activity A & B in Learning Packet

 

Day 9
Case Study: Garret w/ constructive response writing
Notes: Developmental Tasks
 
Review questions 1-10
 
Kids Say the Darnest Things!
 
 

 

Day 10

Perspective Activity
 
Video of Playschool Program w/ Objectives Checklist & Goals
 

 

Scavenger Hunt

Day 11

 -Physical Development Stations
-Assign Physical Development Lesson in Groups (8)
-Introduce lesson Plan format
-Resource Books - Mailbox Magazines
 

 

Day 12

 

 Teach Physical Development Lessons- Students take notes on each lesson example
 
Note cards for Test
 
Review Playschool examples

  

Day 13
 
Group/team/Class Activty (Spring Board) Hand Shake/Slap
Teach Developmental lessons
Notes 

 

 

 

 

 Day 14
 
Test Ch 16: Physical Development of Preschoolers
Intellectual Drawing Activity
Video: Intellectual development of preschoolers
Begin reading ch 16
 
 

 

 

 

 
Day 15
 
Developmental Tasks of Preschoolers - Notes
-review questions
 
-Review for test - Tuesday
 
Scavenger Hunt
 
Begin Intellectual Development: Drawing Activity
 
 
 Video: Intellectual Development of Preschoolers

 

 

 

 

Day 16
Test: Physical Development of Preschoolers
 Video: "Oh, Say What They See"
 
 -Read Ch 16 -review questions (in Packet)
 
Notes: Obstacles to Logical Thinking

HO in Pkt: Preschoolers lack Complete and Logical Thought

 

Development Packet

    -Review Questions

    -Fairy Tales and      Children

    -Concepts of Preschool Children

 

 

 

 

-Assign: Piaget Teaching Lesson

-HO: Piaget Reading

-HO: Intellectual Lesson Planning

-Explain Concept Maps
-Lesson Plans
 
-Teacher Group Requests

 

StoryTime: Rainbow Fish

Activity:

Lesson Plan

Assign Storytime lesson

Work Time

-Notes on each of the 8 areas

Complete Intellectual dev packets

 
Note cards for Quiz ch 16

 

 

 

 
-Teach Piaget Concepts: Presentations & Notes 

TEST ch 16 Intellectual Development

Teacher groups – pictures

 

 

 

***Students Assign: Favorite Childhood Book***Bring in Tuesday - Feb 22***

 
-Computer Lab:research Themes and activities
Hand out web site sheet and themes already done.  Each group  lists 3  possible themes
-Teachig Team Pictures

-Social & Emotional Development

Chapter 17

-Notes: Tips for developing healthy self-esteem in children

-Video: Preschoolers Social & Emotional Development

Read ch 17

Packet work: Review questions

Definitions and Examples

 

 

Song: Doodlebops “Take a Look in a Book”

Article:

 

 NO SCHOOL- Feb 21
 

Activity: Spiderman – Activities that teach p. 271




 

 

Share stories and Art Activities - Peer Evaluations
 
Team Photos
 
My Declaration of Self Esteem
 
 IALAC Story/Activity
 
Video: 20/20 Boys and Emotions

Stepping stones

OH/Notes: Helping to Build Self confidence

What to say/Not to Say – 5 things

 

 

Activity: Floor Paper Design (Springboard)

 

Teacher Resource Books

Teaching Group Lesson Books

Peer Evaluation Expectations

 

Plan:

 

Observation Books

 

 

Plan:

Stage:

 

 

 

FIRST DAY OF PLAYSCHOOL!

 

 PlaySchool

 

 Playschool        

 Playschool

 

 Playschool    

 Playschool

 Guidance

 Playschool

 Playschool

 

 Playschool

 Playschool

 Case Study Criteria
Activity: Chain Gang

 Playschool

 Playschool

 

 NO SCHOOL
Memorial Day
 Individual Competencies/ Peer & Self Evaluations
Clean & Organize
 *Case Study Papers DUE Work
 

 

 

 

 Case Study Papers DUE

 I Am Sam

 I Am SAm

 Last Day of School

 

 

 

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