In this course, we will review key aspects of toddler cognitive development as a foundation for the rest of the course.* We will then explore some great ideas for supporting cognitive development in the toddler classroom and also touch on some things to avoid with toddlers.
Course Learning Objectives:
After participating in this course, you will be able to:
- Define cognitive development and describe important aspects of play in toddlers.
- List at least two activities in each of six curriculum areas to promote cognitive development in toddlers.
- Identify activities that are not appropriate for promoting cognitive development in toddlers.