Research a variety of early childhood classrooms/environments (a minimum of 3-5 classrooms) paying close attention to what materials would be found in such an environment and how rooms are arranged.
Create your own classroom model that supports literacy and literacy development. Decide where the objects should be arranged throughout the room in order to maximize literacy opportunities for children. You can choose an object more than once.
Write a 750-1000-word narrative, explaining your rationale for choosing and arranging the objects in your visual model, delineating similarities and differences for both Birth to Age 5/Pre-K and K to Age 8/Grade 3..
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.
You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.