ASSIGNMENT: FINAL PROJECT
*Use Microsoft Word Documents
*Use APA format-refer to Announcement Writing Skills and APA Format
*Page length-8 to 9 pages, not including Title and Reference pages
Create a one-week Professional Curriculum Plan that includes the following components:
a. Developmental Age (1 to 2 paragraphs)-Describe the developmental age/level of the children for whom the unit plan is designed (infant and toddler, Preschool or Primary Grades, etc.)
b. Classroom Management (2 to 3 paragraphs)-Explain your philosophy of classroom management using examples from our text.
Example: My classroom management system is a reflection of the Montessori Method. The classroom environment would be orderly and calm…………
c. Theoretical Alignment (2-3 paragraphs)-Describe the theoretical alignment of your unit using specific examples.
Examples: Does it align with Piaget, Vygotsky, another?
d. Curriculum Approach (2 to 3 paragraphs)-Describe which approach to curriculum you most closely adhere to using specific examples.
Approach examples: Montessori, Creative Curriculum, or another model?
e. DAP (2 to 3 paragraphs)-Explain how your classroom setting will foster developmentally appropriate practices using specific examples.
*Refer to Text-The five elements characterize a developmentally appropriate curriculum
1. Supports the creation of a caring community where all are safe, valued and respected
2. Balances adult-guided and child-initiated learning opportunities through planning
3. Includes clear goals, prioritizes integrated learning, and provides a useful framework for planning daily activities
4. Uses multiple ongoing assessment strategies that are goal oriented, systematic and purposeful
5. Builds reciprocal, open, and supportive relationships with families
a. An overview of the unit
b. The purpose of the unit
c. The objectives for the unit
d. The recommendations for home support
e. An overview of the assessments
a. Content Lesson Plan and Assessment-Develop one lesson plan with an assessment that addresses one content area (language arts, math, science, social studies, etc.)
Lesson Plan Template (provided in Instructor Guidance):
Practice/Checking for Understanding (Assessment)
b. Developmental Domain Lesson Plan and Assessment-Develop one lesson plan with an assessment that addresses one or more of the developmental domains (cognitive, affective, and/or psychomotor)
Lesson Plan Template:
Practice/Checking for Understanding (Assessment)
a. Center Overview (2 paragraphs)-for the center plan that describes the importance of play.
b. Centers Plan-completed version of the Centers Plan Template
c. Center Layout-Using software of your choice, create a classroom layout center(s)
The focus of the final project is to develop a one-week unit plan. You will create a curriculum plan as a document using Microsoft Word and a media version. The media version can be a website (e.g., usingWeebly.com, GoogleSites.com, NewHive.com, Wix.com or LucidPress.com) or an alternative format (e.g., PowerPoint), which must be approved in advance by the instructor The curriculum plan demonstrates your mastery of the four course learning outcomes and the media version demonstrates your ability to use technology to communicate your mastery to a wider audience. The curriculum plan you create will span one week of instruction and include several components, which are described in the instructions below. Additionally, review the Instructor Guidance for Week Five for additional assistance beyond the instructions provided here with the assignment. Be sure also to review the Grading Rubric associated with this final project to understand how you will be evaluated. It is recommended you use headings throughout your writing to organize sections. Sections are indicated below in italics and bold font and are followed by the instructions for that section.
Professional Curriculum Plan
Connection to Family Plan
Content and Developmental Domain Plans and Assessments
Free Play/Center Plan
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