Active play is directly related to children’s kinesthetic learning style. This movement oriented training will focus on the importance of physical development in the early childhood setting. Participants will actively participate in large motor group activities using fun classroom items such as bean bags, scarves, and paper plates. Experience how a child’s mind develops and learning occurs as a result of active play activities.
If you need this training to be added into your PD Track on OCCRRA, click ‘Add to Cart’ on the next available date. This will REGISTER you on the OCCRRA site, which will allow tracking on your PD Track. Then you will be redirected to airchildcare.com to PURCHASE and COMPLETE your course. This course is 100% online and you will receive certification immediately upon completion. Please note, the course can be taken right away, you do not need to wait until the date listed. This course is approved for Step Up To Quality and Ohio Approved. This course does not have to be completed by the deadline listed on this site. You will have 4 months after purchase to complete the course. In addition, the course can be stopped and resumed at any point.
|Training approved for||
|Registration deadline||May 01, 2019|
|Number of open seats||132|
|Event Owner||AIR Child Care Training Solutions|
|Target Audience||Classroom Staff / Teacher,Staff working with children with special needs,Program Administrator,Family Child Care,Parents/guardians|
|Age Groups related to content||Preschoolers|
|Core Knowledge Area||N/A|
|Child Development Associate Area||To advance physical and intellectual competence|
|Early Learning and Development Standards||
Approaches Toward Learning
Physical Well-Being and Motor Development
Cognitive Development and General Knowledge
At the end of this session, participants will be able to identify typical gross motor development in children 3-5 years of age and how active play enhances that development.
At the end of this session, participants will be able to utilize a variety of large motor play items in the classroom that support learning concepts that lay the basic foundation for kindergarten readiness.
At the end of this session, participants will be able to plan activities that focus on the benefits of large motor active play and align them with Ohio's Early Learning and Development Standards.