CE101 Unit 5

Child-initiated activities
activities that are chosen and directed by the child.
Teacher-directed activities
activities that are planned, selected and directed by teachers.
Developmental Domains
the major areas of human development are:

  1. physical
  2. cognitive
  3. Socio-emotional.

Intergrated learning experiences
Including activities that build skills and foster competency in more than one area.All the developmental domains are interrelated and interdependent.
Key Periods
Reseachers carefully observing large numbers of children promoted the belief that there are key times, especially in very young childhood, in which our brains are primed to make certain developmental leaps.