Music and Movement in Early Childhood Education
This online course covers how to plan and lead developmentally appropriate music activities for young children and how to incorporate music in your curriculum.
What you can learn.
- Incorporate music and music activities for young children in your curriculum
- Learn how to plan and lead developmentally appropriate music activities for young children
- Design and implement classical, jazz, and multicultural music in the curriculum
About this course:Instruction covers how to plan and lead developmentally appropriate music activities for young children. Students participate in rhythm, song, instrument, and movement activities that enhance children's participation in group "circle time" and independent music play experiences. Teaching strategies, environments, and material sources are explored through discussion and demonstration. Students may be required to observe young children. Applies toward Title 22 Regulations and Title 5 Child Development Permits; elective course for both the Early Childhood Lead Teacher Certificate and/or Early Childhood Administration Certificates. Letter grade of C or better required for California ECE Permits.
Summer 2021 Schedule
Course content is delivered through an online learning platform where you can engage with your instructor and classmates. There are no required live meetings, but assignments are due regularly.
Internet access required. Materials required.