Providing a wide range of tools, this practical guide aids teachers in creating a nurturing preschool environment and helps preschoolers develop critical social competencies. Containing new findings from Search Instituteas Developmental AssetsAr research for preschoolers, this easy-to-use guidebook identifies what young children need from their families, teachers, and caregivers. The simple roadmap reveals the value of the work that teachers are already doing and provides content for parents about the relationship between families and preschool settings. Reproducible handouts make it easy to add fresh ideas and content to the curriculum and assist educators in family outreachacreating strong connections with parents. In addition, many of the activity tips offer new interpretations of familiar songs, books, games, and art projects.Seven Blind Mice by Ed Young. ... Activity: Mix Your Own Paint Colors Read Mouse Paint aloud, then let children follow the lead of the mouse and kittens and create ... Drop several colors onto the paper (using a squeeze bottle works well).
|Author||:||Tamara J. Will, Karen King, Michelle Mergler|
|Publisher||:||Search Inst - 2007|