Provides for understanding of the development of children’s language arts behaviors, concepts, and skills that precede and can develop into literacy, which includes reading and writing skills. Provides understanding and skills on how the acquisition of language for young children develops into optimum literacy growth through the materials and the environments that are provided for the young children. Students will explore and evaluate literature for young children. The course introduces technology materials and techniques, which are utilized in early childhood programs.In the course the students will research, examine and evaluate various screening and assessment tools related to literacy in the early childhood.
These are lists of books on relevant topics which are available at the Ivy Tech Community College Northeast Library.
To find more more topics, please visit our Children's Literature Resources Guide.