This course applies to infants, toddlers, and preschoolers.
Learn how to use schedules to manage your days with young children more efficiently and how to ensure that arrival, toileting, clean-up, mealtime, circle time, resting and sleeping, dressing, and departure routines contribute to children's positive development, and learn how to help children prepare and adjust to changes in their routines. See the course topics listed below for more information on what is covered.
After completing Creating Schedules and Routines you will be able to describe what a schedule is, how it benefits caregivers and children, and strategies for creating a schedule for an early childhood program; list the reasons why routines are important in children’s lives; identify strategies for turning routines into enjoyable and meaningful learning experiences; and explain the importance of creating a successful circle time experience for children.
Topics Covered in Creating Schedules and Routines:
Prerequisites: Must be able to fluently read and write English.
Instructional methodology: Read written material; view videos; listen to audio segments.
Assessment methods:Multiple choice quiz and written assignments.
Comments on Creating Schedules and Routines:
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"Your courses help me to remember and utilize the basics but they also help put things in perspective. This course in particular has been good because I am a little bit on the disorganized side. The sample schedules are going to help me create a great schedule." - Opelika, Alabama
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