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Physical Development

2hours 0.2CEUs
$20

The class is also available as part of a Knowledge Collection

$89 Building on the Basics STARS See Details  

Description

Discusses development of gross and fine motor skills, accommodating special needs and developmental expectations at different ages.

Goal: to learn about age-appopriate physical development and activities to support gross and fine motor skills development 

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Physical Development

Goal: to learn about age-appopriate physical development and activities to support gross and fine motor skills development 

 

                                                                                               

 

 

Table of Contents

  1. Gross Motor Skills
  2. Fine Motor Skills
  3. Special Needs
  4. Creating the Environment
  5. Age and Growth
  6. Help from the Library

 

Learning Objectives

After completing this class, the student will be able to:

  • plan an activity that encourages gross motor development
  • plan an activity that encourages fine motor development
  • list the 7 special needs adaptations
  • recognize age appropriate development
  • discuss ways a librarian can assist your childcare

 

 

NOTE: This course may reflect state-specific regulations. No information in this course supersedes any state regulations you need to follow. You must consult your state’s regulations when developing policies and procedures. Regulations for all states are accessible on the National Database of Child Care Licensing Regulations. Click on the link provided to view regulations in your state.

Child Development & Guidance
Inclusion: Cultural Diversity & Special Needs

Learning Outcomes

After completing this class, the student will be able to: 

  • plan an activity that encourages gross motor development
  • plan an activity that encourages fine motor development
  • list the 7 special needs adaptations
  • recognize age appropriate development
  • discuss ways a librarian can assist your childcare
Approved or accepted in:

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virgin Islands, Virginia, Washington