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Child Development
Course Number:
76
Credit(s):
0.5
Grade:
10, 11, 12  
Required:
partially fulfills Senior Social Studies requireme
Prerequisite:
consent of principal if on Telemedia
Instructor:
Oltmanns
Grad Standard(s):
Case Study
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We all relate to children in some way. Become aware of the growth and development of a child from conception to age six. This class will include observing or working directly with children of all ages.

Objectives:
1. The student will understand conception, pregnancy and birth.
2. The student will learn about the development of children from birth to age 6.
3. The student will work directly with children ages 1-5.
4. The student will learn about effective parenting skills.
5. The student will learn about child development careers.


CHILD DEVELOPMENT  Textbook: The Developing Child by Holly Brisbane

We will cover the following chapters in this textbook:

Chapter 5  Prenatal Development
Chapter 6  Preparing for Birth
Chapter 7  The Babys Arrival
Chapter 8  Physical Development During the First Year
Chapter 9  Emotional & Social Development During the First Year
Chapter 10  Intellectual Development During the First Year
Chapter 11  Physical Development From One to Three
Chapter 12  Emotional & Social Development From One to Three
Chapter 13  Intellectual Development From One to Three
Chapter 14  Physical Development From Four to Six
Chapter 15  Emotional & Social Development From Four to Six
Chapter 16  Intellectual Development From Four to Six
Chapter 3  Effective Parenting Skills
Chapter 17  Health and Safety
Chapter 20  Careers Relating to Children


Grading:
A 95-100 B- 83-85 D+ 71-73
A- 92-94 C+ 80-82 D 68-70
B+ 89-91 C 77-79 D- 65-67
B 86-88 C- 74-76 F 64 and below


Documents associated with the class:

WWG Class Info