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California Preschool Curriculum Framework - Volume 3

California Preschool Curriculum Framework - Volume 3

This third volume of the curriculum framework focuses on two learning domains: history–social science and science. It includes guiding principles; the vital role of the family in early learning and development; the diversity of young children in California; and the ongoing cycle of observing, documenting, assessing, planning, and implementing curriculum. The preschool curriculum framework takes an integrated approach to early learning and describes how curriculum planning considers the connections between different domains as children engage in teacher-guided learning activities. Chapters 2 and 3 focus on the learning domains. Each chapter provides an overview of a domain, the foundations for that domain, principles in planning curriculum, and curriculum strategies illustrated by vignettes.... Show More


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