Join Dr. Diane Craft at our 2017 Early Childhood Physical Activity Institute, May 23rd and 24th. These two, fun-filled days are facilitated by Richard Rairigh of Be Active Kids and Dr. Diane Craft of Active Play Books and is open only to the 15 previously selected candidates. Topics covered over these days include defining physical activity, play, motor skills, movement concepts, active role modeling, planning for physical activity, managing an active environment, using appropriate equipment and loose parts, observing and assessing movement, and more. Participants will be actively engaged in the play and learning experiences using various instructional methods and interacting with young children and peers
Click link above to view the presentation slides for the "Including Toddlers and Preschoolers with Disabilities" webinar
Click link above to view the full "Including Toddlers and Preschoolers with Disabilities" webinar
Cowden, J.E. & Torrey, C.C. (2007). Motor development and movement activities for preschoolers and infants with delays. A multisensory approach for professionals and families. Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas
Landy, J. & Burridge, K. (2000). Ready-to-Use Motor skills and movement station lessons plans for young children. West Nyack, NY: Center for Applied Research in Education.
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