ERIC Number: ED180619
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Large and Small Group Activities: Arizona HSST/CDA Competency Based Training Module #6.
This Child Development Associate (CDA) training module, was designed to provide the CDA intern with knowledge of how to establish grouping patterns which meet the program objectives, the teacher's objectives, and the children's needs. Objectives are presented along with suggested activities for achieving each objective, and an assessment checklist. Factors which must be considered when grouping children for activities in the early childhood center such as children's age, children's previous experience, center's facilities, types of materials, teacher and program objectives, and composition of the group are emphasized in a study guide. Resources for further study along with supplemental material are included. (Author/MP)
Descriptors: Child Caregivers, Competency Based Teacher Education, Early Childhood Education, Group Activities, Grouping (Instructional Purposes), Individual Needs, Large Group Instruction, Postsecondary Education, Preschool Teachers, Small Group Instruction, Training
Arizona/Nevada CDA, P.O. Box 337, Sacaton, AZ 85247 ($0.33 per module)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Pinal County Community Coll. District, Coolidge, AZ. AZona/Nevada Child Development Associates.