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Educating Young Children: Active Learning Practices for Preschool and Child Care Programs

Educating Young Children: Active Learning Practices for Preschool and Child Care Programs


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The updated chapters include information on phonemic awareness and preschool reading, additional references, the latest Perry Preschool research results, recent research relating to brain development, and a complete description of a consistent approach to problem solving. Written for early childhood practitioners and students, this manual presents essential strategies adults can use to make active learning a reality in their programs. Describes key components of the adultÂ's role: planning the physical setting and establishing a consistent daily routine; creating a positive social climate; and using High/ScopeÂ's 58 Â"key experiencesÂ" in child development to understand and support young children. Other topics include family involvement, daily team planning, interest areas, appropriate materials, the plan-do-review process, small- and large-group times. Offers numerous anecdotes, photographs, illustrations, real-life scenarios, and practical suggestions for adults. Reflects High/ScopeÂ's current research findings and over 30 years of experience.

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Everything you could ever want to know about High/Scope! PAGES on every learning center, in-depth explanation of plan/do/recall, so much more! I can't say enough about this book! I bought the older edition for just $1.99!!!

The Main Guidebook For Renowned ECE Curriculum

Flipping through the chapters in this book will inform you about the reason behind the popularity of High/Scope's early childhood curriculum: its efficient, paragonic planning. Planning makes a teacher...period. This curriculum teaches you to plan everything from the room arrangement to the assessment scheduling. Active learning incorporates itself into all aspects. The key experiences align almost like contact paper with most state-level educational standards for this age group. Please try it.

High/Scope Curriculum

This book is the official manual for High/Scope curriculum. It outlines exactly how to set up a High/Scope classroom, from setting up the learning environment to guiding adult interactions. It gives you everything you need to know to be an amazing preschool teacher and it is backed by a mountain of research. You no longer have to reinvent the wheel. They have provided everything necessary to be successful in a classroom and for your students to be successful.

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Publisher:High/Scope Pr
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