Updates to Early Learning Matters Curriculum
The Early Learning Matters (ELM) PS 3-5 Years curriculum, developed by Purdue University, has various revised materials now updated on VLS. This is the first update in a series of ELM material revisions coming over the coming months. The recent updates include:
- ELM Curriculum User Guide: 3–5 Years (Revised)
- Numerous revised activity plans throughout the 50-week curriculum
- ELM PS Week 24 Animal Picture Cards
Purdue University emphasizes that the user guides provide information to ensure high-quality implementation of the curriculum and maximum positive effects on children. Care providers and preschool teachers are encouraged to read all of the user guide before using the curriculum and should make sure they have read and use the revised version.