CARA’s Kit provides tools and resources to guide you through the process of making adaptations for individuals or groups of children who are experiencing challenges during every day routines and activities. This resource provides guidance for working with both toddlers and preschool-age children. As you explore various classroom situations you will find that they are linked to Pennsylvania’s Early Learning Standards for Toddlers and Pre-Kindergarten. 

Everyday Learning Opportunities: As adults, we strive to make the most of our everyday experiences. As professionals, we have the power to do that for our children too. This resource provides research regarding how meaningful embedded instruction is for our children and also provides an excellent visual, showing the impact of embedded instruction. After visiting the link, click on the [plus sign] “+” under Strategy #2 to show friends and colleagues how easy and life-changing it can be for each and every child!

Anita Zucker Center for Excellence in Early Childhood Studies: Do you know your ABC’s? The Anita Zucker Center takes them a step further with the A to Z’s of Early Childhood! This resource highlights vital aspects of child development with a subpage for every letter in the alphabet. For instance, I is for Inclusion, reinforces that early childhood inclusion involves making sure all young children have access to and are able to participate in a broad range of activities with needed supports within their families, communities, and society. Explore more letters that interest you and your program!

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