Early Childhood Track - Descriptions
EC1H - Nicole Roccaro | Naturally Curious Children: Loose Parts - Exploring Theory & Building Curriculum
In this workshop, participants will learn about the theory of loose parts, be provided with a variety of photos and documentation as well as meaningful hands-on exploration. We will discuss the importance of open-ended play and learning, how to use loose parts to build a curriculum that meets developmental goals, and how to organize and present these materials in the classroom.
Facilitator: NIcole Roccaro | Naturally Curious Children
Audience: Infant, Toddler, Nursery and Pre-K Teachers, Preschool Teaching Assistants
Format: Discussion-based, Interactive, Hands-On
OCFS Training Area(s):Area 1 (Principles of Childhood Development), Area 3 (Child Day Care Program Development)
CTLE Area: Curriculum