Language And Literacy Methods In Early Childhood Education Discussion Post

Language And Literacy Methods In Early Childhood Education Discussion Post

Course:Language And Literacy Methods In Early Childhood Education

Discussion Post wk 1

Respond to the following in a minimum of 150 words:

This week focuses on language development and milestones. Which stage of language development between birth and age 8 do you feel is the most critical? Why? What are some factors that may positively and negatively affect language development? Explain and provide specific examples to support your response.

Discussion Post wk 2

Respond to the following in a minimum of 150 words:

This week focuses on infants and toddlers, from birth through 36 months. How do babies communicate during the pre-linguistic stage? What is the most important thing a parent and/or caregiver can do to nurture language development in infants? Explain and provide rationale to support your response.

Discussion Post wk 3

Respond to the following in a minimum of 150 words:

This week focuses on preschool students, ages 3 to 5 years. How can a preschool teacher integrate language and literacy skills in learning centers in the classroom? What are some writing activities teachers can encourage children to perform to support literacy skills in preschool? Explain and provide specific examples to support your response.

Discussion Post wk 4

Respond to the following in a minimum of 150 words:

This week focuses on primary students, ages 6 to 8 years. Describe how language and literacy evolves in children ages 6 to 8. How does this inform teaching practices? Explain and provide specific examples to support your response.