Credit Hours: 7 KDHE credit hours
CDA Subject Area
- 3 - Social and Emotional Development
- 4 - Relationships with Families
- 7 - Observing and Recording Behavior
This course teaches how to recognize children who have play problems; how play problems limit the development of skills that lay the foundation for academic learning; six behavior patterns that signal children need help; a process for helping children observe, reflect, and intervene; and how teachers can use direct support, curriculum activities, and peers to help a child develop play skills.
This course asks the participant to observe children and reflect on play behaviors.