The Teacher's Idea Book: Daily Planning Around Key Experiences by Michelle Graves (High Scope Press)

Description:

Based on the High Scope approach to learning, this book offers the teacher suggestions for developmentally appropriate materials for classroom work areas, language to encourage children to express and build upon their own ideas, strategies to teach important concepts without direct instruction, and a daily routine that accommodates individual needs and encourages creativity. An emphasis is placed on active learning, language, representation, classification, seriation, number, spatial relations, and time. Specific and practical strategies are suggested to encourage learning in all of the above areas.

Tag(s): Communication/Language Curriculum/Instructional Methods Developmental Delay Early Childhood Instructional Strategies Parent/Family Preschool