Description: This course focuses on movement education as a tool for enhancing cognitive, physical, and social development for the young child (birth to -8). Emphasis will be on acquiring a basic understanding of developmentally appropriate motor programming for young children and teaching strategies which enable young learners to develop fundamental gross and fine motor skills. Attention will be given to the importance of integrating movement across the curriculum to enhance physical, cognitive and social development. Notes: Offered in fall and spring.
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017