ERIC Number: ED186134
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Child Development Associate. Play Is Everything.
Oscar Rose Junior Coll., Midwest City, OK.; Eastern Oklahoma State Coll., Wilburton.; Oklahoma Child Development Associate Policy Advisory Council, Midwest City.
The purpose of this Child Development Associate (CDA) training module, one of a series of 18, is to help the CDA intern to (1) understand the nature and importance of play as it relates to various dimensions of development, and (2) demonstrate the ability to plan and implement various kinds of play activities and situations. The module stipulates competency-based objectives and provides essential information, suggestions, examples and learning activities on three topics related to the objectives: the function of play in the preschool environment; the role of the teacher in children's play; and the development of activities for children. Also included is a partially annotated list of books, pamphlets, films and tapes concerning children's play. (SS)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Child Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Oscar Rose Junior Coll., Midwest City, OK.; Eastern Oklahoma State Coll., Wilburton.; Oklahoma Child Development Associate Policy Advisory Council, Midwest City.