Creative Resources for the Early Childhood Classroom
Early childhood educators around the world use this best seller to plan daily curriculum and classroom activities. The book contains 76 different themes ranging from Ants to Zoo Animals, presented in alphabetical order. Content for each theme includes the following sections: Curriculum Flowchart, Theme Goals, Concepts for Children to Learn, Vocabulary, Bulletin Board Ideas, Sample Parent Letter, Arts and Crafts, Cooking, Dramatic Play, Field Trips, Fingerplays/Chants, Group Time, Science, Math, Sensory, Large Motor, Fine Motor, Social Studies, Books, Recordings and Song Titles, and Technology/Multimedia Resources. The updated book sections for each theme include hundreds of new children's literature references with a special emphasis on multicultural selections. In addition, the new Sixth Edition includes a brand new four-color insert on Using the Digital Camera in the Early Childhood Classroom. The text is accompanied by a companion website that contains important assessment tools, lesson plan forms, rainy day activities, developmental checklists, classroom artifacts, and much more.
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Awesome BookUser Review - childcareinstructor - Overstock.com
This is really something! I would recommend this book to anyone who is interested in teaching children. Great ideas, and easy to read. There are some great ideas and how-to pages in the center of the book. Read full review
AmbularanneUser Review - ambularanne - Overstock.com
This book is full of ideas! It gives you weekly themes and ideas to spruce up all interest areas! A great purchase and addition to any early childhood classroom! Read full review
The giant encyclopedia of circle time and group activities for children 3 to ...
No preview available - 1996
Fruits and Vegetables
Insects and Spiders
Caring for our Earth
Cars Trucks and Buses
Chinese New Year
Cinco de Mayo
Diwali Pronounced divahlee
Doctors and Nurses
Appendix A Overview of the NAEYC Early Childhood Program Standards
Appendix B Multicultural Materials for the Early Childhood Classroom
Appendix C International Holidays and Celebrations