Six Simple Ways to Assess Young Children

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Cengage Learning, 2002 - Education - 144 pages
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PERFECT FOR NEW AND SEASONED EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATORS! Educators of young children, who regard the most valid ways to evaluate growth and development of the children they teach, will benefit from this easy to read guidebook that offers assessment methods that can be expeditiously implemented into any program. Its principles and use of terminology are clearly presented, as the book represents the important role assessment plays in accountabilities of teaching children. Specific instruction is also given on creating portfolios, what they should look like, and how they facilitate teaching. Perforated pages of samples, developmental checklists, instructional forms are included in the appendices for easy reference and use.
 

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Contents

What Should I Assess?
4
Summary
14
Six Methods of Assessment
15
Parent Interviews
39
SelfPortraits
51
Scribbling Writing and Drawing Samples
61
Audio or Video Tapes
71
Anecdotal Records
79
JCJct 3
87
Summary
95
Developmental Checklists
97
Parent Interview Forms 1 1 3
115
Sample
123
Glossary
134
Index
143
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