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I’m working on a education & teaching writing question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn.

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Summarize the position of the national association for the education of young child with regard to technology for children from birth through age 8.

List the pros and cons concerning the use of technology with young children.

Discuss several examples of technology used in the early childhood program.

  1. Discuss the value of computers in early childhood programs.
  2. List at least five characteristics to consider in choosing developmentally appropriate computer software.
  3. List the four basic types of children’s websites.
  4. What is the relationship between art and physical (motor) development.
  5. What is the relationship between art and mental development

  1. Define the terms self-acceptance, self-concept, and unconditional positive acceptance.
  2. List the points included in planning the art program to encourage a child’s self-concept and self-acceptance.

Discuss how the art program helps a child in child-to-child relationships.

Discuss how the art program aids child-to-teacher relationships.

Discuss how the art program helps in child-to-group relationships.

  1. Define the concept of developmental levels/stages of art and their importance in early childhood education.
  2. Describe the scribble stage, including appropriate materials for use in this stage.
  3. Explain the basic forms (preschematic) stage, including appropriate materials for use in this stage.
  4. Discuss the pictorial (schematic) stage, including appropriate materials for use in this stage.

Discuss the gang stage, including appropriate materials for use in this stage.

What is are some of the goals for early childhood art programs. 

  1. Describe the basic setup for the early childhood art program.
  2. Discuss how to plan art activities for toddlers, young preschoolers, older preschoolers, and kindergarteners.
  3. Explain how to adapt art activities for children with special needs.
  4. List some basic materials and equipment and their use in the early childhood art program