PARED 035 Child Study Lab Five Year Olds III • 3 Cr.


Provides education and personal exploration opportunities for parenting the young child ages five through six years old. Students will explore the cognitive, emotional, social and physical development of the young child through research based information, discussion, and observation. Students will observe and practice models of child guidance practices and techniques in the laboratory classrooms.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Use important kindergarten readiness factors and factors needed to select a kindergarten program.
  • Teach personal safety skills to children.
  • Use self-care to reduce parental stress.
  • Use family support resources in the community.