[R-0203] S4. Instructional Planning

Citation: usgovACF. (2015). National Center on Quality Teaching and Learning: Scaffolding children’s learning. Video. Retrieved from site [or go to the YouTube site and enter “National Center on Quality Teaching and Learning: Scaffolding children’s learning” in the search window].

Abstract: In this 2:53-minute video, students will learn the purpose and examples of scaffolding. Clips of teachers and students learning together in an early childhood setting are included.

Integration: The content in this video fits well with content presented in any and every course within an early childhood education program.

Content Focus: Framework for Effective Practice; Individual Needs; Interactions; Observation; Providing Hints; Range of Possible Answers; Scaffolding; Suggest Additional Resources; Supporting School Readiness for All Children

Notes: Have students create examples of scaffolding and act them out for their colleagues. Students should include examples from the three categories of support provided in the video.