Bracken Concept Development Program (BCDP)

Bracken Concept Development Program (BCDP)

Author:

Bruce A. Bracken, PhD

Overview:

Make learning and teaching basic concepts fun.

Age Range:

2:6—7:11

RTI Tiers:

RTI Level 2

Publication Date:

1986

The Bracken Concept Development Program (BCDP) is ideal for use with children who have been identified as needing help with basic concept development. Youngsters can easily learn concepts with these sturdy, colorful, and creative materials that make lessons more interesting.

Content

This program systematically covers more than 280 concepts in these areas:

  • Color
  • Shape
  • Position
  • Size
  • Quantity
  • Comparison Direction
  • Social/Emotional
  • Texture/Material
  • Time/Sequence
  • Number/Counting
  • Letter Identification

Features & Benefits

  • Lesson plans in the Professional’s Guide make it easy to adapt this
    program for use with individuals, small groups, or classrooms.
  • The program links directly to concepts assessed on Bracken School
    Readiness Assessment, Third Edition, Bracken Basic Concept Scale, Third
    Edition: Receptive, and Bracken Basic Concept Scale: Expressive.