This KnowledgeBase archive includes content and external links that were accurate and relevant as of September 30, 2019.
The Early Language and Literacy KnowledgeBase is an online resource supporting language and literacy development in early learners from birth through age eight. Its focus is to support parents and caregivers in helping early learners with their language and literacy development, and teachers in enhancing their instruction for early learners from pre-Kindergarten through Grade 3.
Task 1: Intentional Instruction and Developmentally Appropriate Practice
Guideline: Intentional instruction refers to instruction that has an explicit purpose. Educators of early learners should be familiar with the concept as they develop their instructional plans. This task provides resources explaining intentional instruction.