Gretchen Martin

"Ready  - Respectful - Relentless" 

Child Development 1, 2 and 3 –Grades 9-12
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Students who complete all 3 courses and meet the state requirements will receive their 90-clock hour Preschool Certification. 
This course provides an introduction to the study of children with emphasis on the preschool child. Through classroom activities, observations of children and actual experiences with children, students study the stages of growth and development, strategies for supporting physical, intellectual, social and emotional development. Students become acquainted with career opportunities working with young children, the various roles and responsibilities of those who provide care.

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INDEPENDENT LIVING: REALITY 101
Grades 10- 12

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Students begin preparing for a balanced and fulfilling life.
Based on the theory that career and family are intrinsically
related, the course utilizes hands-on experience to guide
students through the decisions that will have an impact upon
their future. Activities that provide relevant, practical experience
include studying the value of nutritious diet and healthy
lifestyle, planning and cooking nutritious meals, examining
housing choices, and demonstrating the principles of interior
design, financial planning, instruction in clothing care and
selection and developing skills for becoming a wise consumer.
The course empowers young persons with the skills and knowledge
to live in a competitive and rapidly changing society.
*Meets Personal Financial Literacy requirement

 

Contact:  240-236-7549

gretchen.martin@fcps.org

SCHEDULE

Block 1 - Planning
Block 2 - Child Development One
Block 3 - Child Development Two/Three
Block 4 - Independent Living: Reality 101

Knee High Knights Preschool
Monday - Thursday; 9:15am- 12:15pm
Spring Session: 2/26/2018 - 5/17/2018

Fall Session: 10/1/2018 - 12/20/2018

Spring Session: 2/25/2019 - 5/16/2019