ECE 430: Literacy and Social Studies in Early Childhood Bilingual Education—Birth to Grade 2.
7 hours (4 hours, fieldwork; 3 hours, lecture), 4 credits. Exploration of the diverse ways that infants, toddlers, and young bilingual, bicultural children develop language and literacy and an understanding of basic human needs and human interdependence in family, early care, and school settings. Assessment and instruction in the native and second languages within an integrated curriculum. Use of technology and media as appropriate. PREREQ: Successful completion of Requirements for Professional Coursework (see the preceding information). Note: Requires visits to early childhood and childhood settings with diverse populations and contrasting social and economic environments and the development of an academic portfolio.
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