Purpose: Understand and describe the observation, assessment, and teaching cycle used to plan curriculum and activities for young children. (WSCC) II. Curriculum – Environment 2.j, Professional Development and Leadership- Professionalism 3.a
Skill: To plan and implement an integrated curriculum study based on the interests and needs of the children, making certain that all levels of DAP are reflected.
Assignment: Select an appropriate topic for an integrated study with preschoolers or school age. Use the Golden Rules for Selecting a Topic for an Integrated Curriculum Study as a guide in the Resources tab. Create a curriculum web (we will do this in class). Research the topic and write the plan using the integrated study plan outline in Resources. Each step is worth 20 points, for a total of 180 points.