In an effort to assist teachers with fostering emerging literacy and math
skills in young children, the T/TAC at VCU has purchased and augmented new
early childhood learning kits. The kits are theme-based and contain
materials that can be integrated within classroom centers to promote
literacy and math skills. Assistive technology devices and adaptive
materials have been added to the kits to assist teachers in helping all
students access the materials.
Activities developed using Virginia’s Foundation Blocks for Early Learning:
Comprehensive Standards for Four-Year-Olds are included in these kits.
Teachers can use these activities with existing resources in their classrooms
and/or to create their own kits. For a peek at these resources, explore the
The theme-based kits are:
In addition to the theme-based kits, we have kits based on various
children’s books. These include: