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Overview of the Subscales and Items of the FCCERS-3

38 Items organized into 7 Subscales

Space and Furnishings

1. Indoor space used for child care

2. Furniture for routine care, play, and learning

3. Arrangement of indoor space for child care

4. Display for children

Personal Care Routines

5. Meals/snacks

6. Diapering/toileting

7. Health practices

8. Safety practices

Listening and Books

9. Talking with children

10. Encouraging vocabulary development

11. Responding to children's communication

12. Encouraging children to communicate

13. Provider user of books with children

14. Encouraging children's use of books


15. Fine motor

16. Art

17. Music and movement

18. Blocks

19. Dramatic play

20. Nature/science

21. Math/number

22. Appropriate use of screen time

23. Promoting acceptance of diversity

24. Gross motor


25. Supervision of gross motor play

26. Supervision of play and learning (non-gross motor)

27. Provider-child interaction

28. Providing physical warmth/touch

29. Guiding children's behavior

30. Interactions among children

Program Structure

31. Schedule and transitions

32. Free play

33. Group time

- Introduction
- Development
- Process of Revision
- Overview of the Subscales and     Items
- Reliability and Validity
- Additional Notes
- Supplementary Materials
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