Want to keep children actively engaged and inspired? Want to make the art area and science/discovery area places where children want to go? The focus of this training is to analyze how process art and open-ended science experiences are connected and how they can be supported by children's literature. There will be many open-ended, child-directed and authentic learning experiences presented and discussed.
If you need this training to be added into your OPR, click ‘Add to Cart’ on the next available date. This will REGISTER you on the OCCRRA site, which will allow tracking on your OPR. 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||Jun 01, 2019|
|Number of open seats||136|
|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||Toddlers,Preschoolers,Schoolagers,Families / Guardians,Foster / Surrogate Parents,Instructor / TA Specialists|
|Core Knowledge Area||N/A|
|Child Development Associate Area||To advance physical and intellectual competence|
|Early Learning and Development Standards||
Approaches Toward Learning
Cognitive Development and General Knowledge
Language and Literacy Development
Participants will define process art and open-ended science experiences and will analyze how the two are connected.
Participants will evaluate the extent to which literature can be used to support process art and open-ended science activities.
Participants will be able to modify their cirriculum using children's literature to promote discovery and problem-solving skills in young children.