This course aims to promote an understanding of all aspects of literacy including speaking, listening, reading and writing through the early childhood years. Topics discussed include theory, methods, cultural and linguistic difference and integrating play. Language and literacy performance assessments adaptations for special needs children are explored.
- 15 hours field experience is required.
- Admission to Early Childhood AAS; Occupational Development, EC Practitioner AAS Degree; or instructor permission for non EC majors.