Description: This course will examine the role of Play as the primary vehicle for growth and learning in the cognitive, emotional, language, physical and adaptive domains. Major theories of development will be studied to frame the ways in which play-based learning fosters meaningful explorations and meaning making in science, social studies, language, math and the arts. Letter grade only.
Sections offered: Fall 2019
Prerequisite: Admission into BSED Elementary Education - Yuma, BAS Early Childhood, or Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies - Early Childhood