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(Unit 7) Observing and Recording Children's Behavior (15 hours)
Unit 7 Agenda
- Course Requirements
- CDA Process
- CDA Portfolio
Topic 1: Emotional Intelligence (2 hours)
Topic 2: Positive Strategies for Classroom Management (2 hours)
Topic 3: Understanding Autism (2 hours)
Topic 4: Children and Nature (1 hour)
Topic 5: Creating an Inclusive Classroom (3 hours)
Topic 6: Bullying Identification: A Developmentally Appropriate Approach (2 hours)
Topic 7: Observing, Recording and Looking Ahead (3 hours)
- RC V Record Keeping Forms
- CS V a Observation Tool (from RC V) - Competency Standard V
Unit 7 Evaluation Form
Unit 7 Review
It is important to provide a variety of experiences to support children’s positive guidance. Unit 7 describes how you can create developmentally appropriate experiences that engage children in meaningful interactions. You will learn about the importance of evaluation as a way to know whether the curriculum that you provide to children in your classroom are successful and what aspects of the program need improvement. This lesson describes how your environment can create meaningful opportunities for children’s growth and learning about positive guidance. You will also learn about addressing children’s individual differences and what to do if you are concerned about a child’s development.
CDA applicants must complete a full 120 hours of training for professional early childhood education.
This course is designed to meet the educational requirements for the National CDA Credential. Once you complete all 8 Units, you will have the required formal education to apply for a Child Development Associate Credential.