Molly Crossfield

1256 Alicante Drive • Pacifica, CA 94044 • (650)-243-8760 • mcrossfield13@yahoo.com

EDUCATION____________________________________________________________________________

California State University, Chico

            Bachelor of Child Development: December 2013

            Minor: Sociology

Coursework: Child Development, Sociology, Phycology, Nutrition, Gender Studies, Biology of Children, Social Work, and Communications

Study Abroad: University Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain

Coursework Emphasis: Spanish and Photo Journalism

EXPERIENCE____________________________________________________________________________

Chico Area Recreation Department                                                Chico, CA

After School Recreation Leader                                                      August 2010-Present 

  • Prepared fun and interesting weekly activities
  • Tutored elementary school aged children

Intercambio Tutor                                                                                 Madrid, Spain

University Rey Juan Carlos                                                                January 2013-May 2013

  • Paired with native college aged Spanish speaker to exchange language proficiencies
  • Exchange ideas on cultural integration as a way to learn more about day to day life in Spain

Pacifica Park, Beach, and Recreation                                              Pacifica, CA

Recreation Leader                                                                                August 2007-Present

  • Supervised adult staff and children, ages 6-12 at a summer camp
  • Developed, coordinated, and facilitated activities around interactive games and arts and crafts

Chico State Child Development Laboratory                                      Chico, CA

Early Childhood Educator                                                                     January 2012-December 2012

  • Prepared, implemented and evaluated curriculum for 20 preschool aged children in art, music, dramatic play, science, and small/large motor.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of developmentally appropriate practice.
  • Implements healthy nutrition with developmentally appropriate activities

Chico State Autism Clinic                                                                    Chico, CA

Autism Clinic Intern                                                                               September 2013-Present

  • Observed, researched and learned about children with Autism
  • Analyze what makes a supportive environment for children with Autism
  • Implemented and evaluated a new activity that is developmentally appropriate for children with Autism

ACTIVITIES & HONORS__________________________________________________________________

 Member, Women's Water Polo, California State University Chico

  • Participated in regional's 

 Terra Nova High School, Pacifica, California

  • Women's Wrestling Team
    • Team Captain
    • 2nd in California State Women's High School Wrestling
  • Women's Water Polo Team
    • Team Captain
  • Women's Swim Team

 Travel: Spain • Netherlands • Italy • France • Morocco • Germany • Switzerland •                         

               Lichtenstein • Czech Republic

 Certified: Adult and Child CPR, AED, and First Aid