Pre/Corequisites: ECED 1120, 1060. Co-enrolled in ECED 1220 if this is the first practicum. This course is designed to provide an understanding of the developmental stages of children from three to five years of age by participating in hands-on learning experiences in selected child care settings. Students will develop an awareness of appropriate adult/child interactions while developing positive employee skills. Basic skills in planning and implementing a daily routine and curriculum activities for children 3-5 years of age are also presented. Students are required to complete a minimum of 45 clock hours of practical work experience in a two day per week format. Attendance at orientation sessions is required. A nominal fee will be assessed for liability insurance coverage on each student.