Course curriculum

  • 5

    Introduction to Science

    • Science

    • What is science?

    • Why Teach Science

    • Delivering Science Lesson Plans

    • Science & Development

    • What does science teach?

    • Discussion Topic

    • Quiz

  • 6

    Infant Science

    • Science for Infants

    • Supporting Science for Infants

    • Scientific Process for Infants

    • Color Mixing Discovery Bottles

    • Color Mixing Discovery Bottles Worksheet

    • Cause and Effect Sensory Bag

    • Cause and Effect Sensory Bag Worksheet

    • Infant Science Quiz

  • 7

    Toddler Science

    • Science for Toddlers

    • Supporting Science for Toddlers

    • Scientific Process for Toddlers

    • Cooking Science

    • Smelling Bottles

    • Smelling Bottles Worksheet

    • Discussion Topic

    • Frozen Jell-O Excavation

    • Frozen Jell-O Excavation Worksheet

    • Toddler Science Quiz

  • 8

    Preschool Science

    • Science for Preschoolers

    • Supporting Science for Preschoolers

    • Scientific Process for Preschoolers

    • Cooking with Preschoolers

    • Teaching Preschoolers about Cooking (Open-Ended Question)

    • Discussion Topic

    • Colorful Carnations

    • Colorful Carnations Worksheet

    • Magic Milk

    • Magic Milk Worksheet

    • Preschool Science Quiz

  • 9

    School Age Science

    • Science for School Age

    • Supporting Science for School Age

    • Scientific Process for School Age

    • School-Age Chefs

    • Ice Cream in a Bag

    • Ice Cream in a Bag Worksheet

    • How do whales stay warm?

    • How do whales stay warm? Worksheet

    • School Age Science Quiz

  • 10

    Science in Real Life

    • Science in Real Life

    • Baby Brainpower

    • Fostering Science Exploration in Young Children

    • Cooking for Life

    • Teaching science through cooking to kids Video

    • Tips for Cooking

    • Reflection

  • 11

    Science in the Classroom

    • Why Include a Science Center?

    • Imagination in Science

    • Physical Science

    • Life Science

    • Scientific Inquiry

    • Science Center

    • Discussion Topic

    • Worksheet: The Science Center

  • 12

    Wrapping Up Science

    • Final Science Quiz

  • 13

    Introduction to Technology

    • Technology

    • Discussion Topic

    • What is technology?

    • 11 Kid Inventors Break Down Their Greatest Inventions Video

    • Technology & Development

    • What does technology teach?

    • Quiz

  • 14

    Infant Technology

    • Infant Technology

    • Supporting Technology for Infants

    • Jingle Bell Feet

    • Jingle Bell Feet Worksheet

    • Make It Rain

    • Make It Rain Worksheet

    • Discussion Topic

    • Infant Technology Quiz

  • 15

    Toddler Technology

    • Toddler Technology

    • Let’s Have Fun With Simple Machines! Video

    • Supporting Technology for Toddlers

    • ​Painting Train Tracks

    • Painting Train Tracks Worksheet

    • Catching Worms

    • Catching Worms Worksheet

    • Toddler Technology Quiz

  • 16

    Preschool Technology

    • Preschool Technology

    • Integrating Technology into a Preschool Classroom Video

    • Supporting Technology for Preschoolers

    • Spider Web Cutting

    • Spider Web Cutting Worksheet

    • Light Table Nature Exploration

    • Light Table Nature Exploration Worksheet

    • Preschool Technology Quiz

  • 17

    School Age Technology

    • School Age Technology

    • Variety of Learning

    • Benefit of Technology for School Age

    • Top 10 Reasons to Use Technology in Education: iPad, Tablet, Computer, Listening Centers Video

    • How to Support Digital Responsibility

    • Balancing Technology Use

    • Responsibility

    • Thaumatropes

    • Thaumatropes Worksheet

    • Coding Each Other

    • Coding Each Other Worksheet

    • School Age Technology Quiz

  • 18

    Technology In Real Life

    • Technology In Real Life

  • 19

    Technology in the Classroom

    • Technology in the Classroom

    • The Three Legged Stool Video

    • Discussion Topic

    • Students Become Teachers

    • Technology in the Classroom Quiz

  • 20

    Wrapping Up Technology

    • Early STEM Learning and the Roles of Technologies

    • Final Technology Quiz

  • 21

    Introduction to Engineering

    • ST - Engineering - M

    • What is Engineering?

    • Engineering & Development

    • Discussion Topic

    • What does engineering teach?

    • NASA for Kids: Intro to Engineering Video

    • Quiz

  • 22

    Infant Engineering

    • Infant Engineering

    • Supporting Engineering for Infants

    • Non-Traditional Building Materials

    • Non-Traditional Building Materials Worksheet

    • Cotton Clouds Sticky Art

    • Cotton Clouds Sticky Art Worksheet

    • Infant Engineering Quiz

  • 23

    Toddler Engineering

    • Toddler Engineering

    • Supporting Engineering for Toddlers

    • Wrapping Blocks

    • Wrapping Blocks Worksheet

    • Threading Station​

    • Threading Station Worksheet

    • Toddler Engineering Quiz

  • 24

    Preschool Engineering

    • Preschool Engineering

    • Supporting Engineering for Preschoolers

    • STEM in Early Learning: Engineering with the Three Little Pigs Video

    • Three Little Pig Houses

    • Three Little Pig Houses Worksheet

    • Blocks and Mortar

    • Blocks and Mortar Worksheet

    • Preschool Engineering Quiz

  • 25

    School Age Engineering

    • School Age Engineering

    • Supporting Engineering for School Age

    • Playdough Engineering

    • Playdough Engineering Worksheet

    • Get Hank To The Other Bank

    • Get Hank To The Other Bank Worksheet

    • Discussion Topic

    • School Age Engineering Quiz

  • 26

    Engineering In Real Life

    • Engineering Daily

  • 27

    Engineering In The Classroom

    • Engineering in the Classroom

    • Engineering Design Process Song Video

  • 28

    Wrapping Up Engineering

    • Final Engineering Quiz

  • 29

    Introduction to Mathematics

    • STE - Mathematics

    • What is mathematics

    • Mathematics & Development

    • Math Concepts

    • What does mathematics teach?

    • What is Classification?

    • Classification by Number of Holes and Size

    • Classification by Shape and All in One Activity

    • Discussion Topic

    • Quiz

  • 30

    Infant Mathematics

    • Infant Mathematics

    • Supporting Mathematics for Infants

    • Fabric Exploration

    • Fabric Exploration Worksheet

    • Animal Sizes

    • Animal Sizes Worksheet

    • Infant Mathematics Quiz

  • 31

    Toddler Mathematics

    • Toddler Mathematics

    • Supporting Mathematics for Toddlers

    • Shape and Dimension Sensory Bin

    • Shape and Dimension Sensory Bin Worksheet

    • Discussion Topic

    • Color Sensory Bag

    • Color Sensory Bag Worksheet

    • Toddler Mathematics Quiz

  • 32

    Preschool Mathematics

    • Preschool Mathematics

    • Supporting Mathematics for Preschoolers

    • Invisible Number Sensory Bin

    • Invisible Number Sensory Bin

    • Measuring with Worms

    • Measuring with Worms Worksheet

    • Preschool Mathematics Quiz

  • 33

    School Age Mathematics

    • School Age Mathematics

    • Supporting Mathematics for School Age

    • Weight and Measure Activity Center

    • Weight and Measure Activity Center Worksheet

    • Where's My Home

    • Where's My Home Worksheet

    • School Age Mathematics Quiz

  • 34

    Mathematics In Real Life

    • Mathematics in Real Life

    • Everyday Math

    • Math is Everywhere Video

  • 35

    Mathematics In The Classroom

    • The Math Center

    • Discussion Topic

    • Math Stations Video

    • Math Center Environment

    • Interacting with Math Concepts

    • Designing the Area

    • Math Center Inspiration

    • Understanding Same and Different

    • Same and Different

    • Comparing and Contrasting

    • Sorting into Groups

    • Teaching Classification

    • Supporting Classifying Skills

    • Math Quiz

  • 36

    Wrapping Up Mathematics

    • Final Mathematics Quiz

  • 37

    Feedback Form

    • Discussion Topic

    • Course Completion

    • Course Feedback Form