[R-0059] S2. Instructional Strategies

Citation: Zero to Three. (2017). Everyday fun with technology and engineering: Let’s talk about STEM. Video. Retrieved from https://www.zerotothree.org/resources/series/let-s-talk-about-stem-video-series or enter “Zero to three let’s talk about STEM” in your search window.

Abstract: In this 3:17-minute video, we see parents using strategies that help their children ages birth to 5 years develop an understanding of engineering and technology.

Integration: The information presented in this video fits well with content presented in the early childhood courses Child Development; Child, Family and Community and Exploration Activities.

Content Focus: Child Development; Child, Family and Community; Engineering Concepts; Exploration Activities; Science Concepts; Teaching Strategies; Technology Concepts

Notes: Have students document the engineering and technology skill sets mentioned in the video and the strategies parents use to help teach them. Then have them copy the handout available at the bottom of the video page and place it in their resource file.