Standalone Book – Understanding Child Development

Learning theories and research are included, as is information about the importance of play and technology in a young child's learning process. Throughout the text, real-life examples and anecdotes bring theory and research to life. Other topics covered include readiness, working with children and families from diverse cultures, working with children with special needs, writing, assessment, and the early stages of reading, and general cognitive development.

Understanding child development, and demonstrates how to work with each child in ways that correspond with their developmental level, 10th Edition, introduces you to the unique qualities of young children from infants to age eight, and their social and cultural environment. This book is a standalone book and will not include any access codes.

Learning objectives and specific naeyc Program Standards, Accreditation Criteria, and Developmentally Appropriate Practices DAP are highlighted at the beginning of each chapter.

Developmental Profiles: Pre-Birth Through Adolescence

The book covers the full range of stages in child and adolescent development, highlighting important safety considerations at each developmental stage. Designed to help you comprehend the complexity of child development, developmental profiles: PRE-BIRTH THROUGH ADOLESCENCE, highlights major characteristics for each of the developmental domains in a concise, Eighth Edition, non-technical, point-by-point format.

Cengage Learning. It integrates current research and theory throughout, and emphasizes the importance of working collaboratively with diverse families to achieve maximum benefit for children. Both preservice and practicing teachers will turn to this excellent reference over and over again for comprehensive, easy-to-find information about each stage of development.

This edition provides extensive information that teachers, families, and service providers will find useful for promoting individualized learning and identifying developmental delays in their earliest stage.

Home, School, and Community Relations

The book fully discusses both the benefits of creating productive partnerships and the barriers that teachers must overcome. Home, school, 9th edition, culturally-competent partnerships with families, & COMMUNITY RELATIONS, meets the needs of teachers and administrators who desire to create effective, and helps to prepare future teachers for their careers.

This practical, comprehensive book is an indispensable guide for home-school-community collaborations. Cengage Learning. It provides an overview of modern families and their complex roles and beliefs to sensitize teachers to the diversity and needs of families they will encounter, multigenerational, multiethnic, including multilingual, and gender-diverse families from different socioeconomic backgrounds.

Abundant examples clarify the book's practical and effective communication strategies. Current developments in the field of early childhood education are emphasized, legislative mandates in education, including brain research and development, professional standards of the field, and strategies for working with families of students with diverse learning needs.

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Beginnings & Beyond: Foundations in Early Childhood Education

Through its tone, visuals, and pedagogy, the book is accessible to and respectful of readers with a range of abilities and learning styles. Coverage of the current developmentally appropriate practices DAP is woven throughout the text, as is material on diversity and development, race/ethnicity, ability, gender, which enables you to understand that issues of age, and family are part of every aspect of teaching and learning.

It also presents key concepts, the latest research, and practical examples so that questions are thoroughly answered. Cengage Learning. Cengage Learning. Every chapter has a feature focused on how brain-based research is connected to development, and another that highlights intentional teaching. In a clear and easy-to-understand style, beginnings and beyond: foundations in early childhood educaTION, 10th Edition lays out basic questions any student of early childhood education -- including you -- would want answered.


Creative Activities and Curriculum for Young Children

Cengage Learning. This is a book you'll want to use throughout your professional career. Cengage Learning. You'll be encouraged to exercise your own creativity as well as learn how to help young children do the same. Creative activities and curriculum for young children, is filled with fun, creative, 11th Edition, and easy-to implement activities for young children.

Hundreds of activities, recipes, information on how to select children's books, finger plays, up-to-date research, and more make this book an invaluable resource for you and others planning to work creatively with children across the curriculum.

Early Childhood Experiences in Language Arts: Early Literacy

This book addresses the cultural and ethnic diversity of children and provides techniques and tips for adapting curricula. Readers will also learn how, they can best interact with children to promote appropriate language development, as teachers, and how they can create a print-rich environment in the early childhood classroom.

. Cengage Learning. Early childhood experience in language arts: early literacy, eleventh Edition responds to national legislation, professional standards, and public concern about the development of young children's language and foundational literacy skills by providing current research-based instructional strategies in early language development.

Cengage Learning. Activities throughout emphasize the relationship between listening, writing print, speaking, reading, and viewing in language arts areas. Theory is followed by how-to suggestions and plentiful examples of classic books and stories, drama, puppetry, flannel board and alphabet experiences, poems, finger plays, language games, and phonemic and phonetic awareness activities.

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Effective Practices in Early Childhood Education: Building a Foundation 3rd Edition

Written with a clear and engaging presentation, this intriguing text provides the building blocks for understanding developmentally appropriate, effective practices in early childhood education. Several versions of Pearson's products exist for each title*, and registrations are not transferable. The third edition is updated with the latest research impacting policy and practice to help teachers thrive in the dynamic field of early education.

Used books, may be incorrect, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access code for REVEL may not be included, or may be previously redeemed. Cengage Learning. To order revel packaged with a bound book, use ISBN 0134379160 Cengage Learning.

Note: this is the bound book only and does not include access to REVEL. Fully digital and highly engaging, REVEL replaces the textbook and gives students everything they need for the course. Early childhood authority, sue bredekamp, designed Effective Practices in Early Childhood Education: Building a Foundation to prepare a new generation of teachers who can make a difference in children’s lives and education.

Bredekamp shows how effective teaching practices can make a difference in the lives of young children by focusing on three key themes: intentional teaching, challenging and interesting curriculum, and evidence-based, effective practices. They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads. Revel is pearson’s newest way of delivering our respected content.

Standalone Book - Health, Safety, and Nutrition for the Young Child, 9th Edition

Cengage Learning. Concepts are backed by the latest research findings and linked to NAEYC standards. The book emphasizes the importance of respecting and partnering with families to help children establish healthy lifestyles and achieve their learning potential. Cengage Learning. Also provided are easy-to-access checklists, guidelines, and activities that no early childhood student or professional should be without.

Health, 9th edition, covers contemporary health, safety, safety, and nutrition needs of infant through school-age children--and guides teachers in implementing effective classroom practices--in one comprehensive, AND NUTRITION FOR THE YOUNG CHILD, full-color volume. Early childhood educators, including food safety, professionals, and families will find the latest research and information on many topics of significant concern, environmental quality, children's mental health, bullying, chronic and acute health conditions, emergency and disaster preparedness, childhood obesity, resilience, and children with special medical needs.

Cengage Learning. Note: this book is a standalone book and will not include any access codes.

Exceptional Children: An Introduction to Special Education 10th Edition

Cengage Learning. Cengage Learning. Used book in Good Condition. Exceptional children: an introduction to Special Education has always been known for its innovation, strong research base and accessibility. The tenth edition has all of those strengths, but has a greater focus on highly effective, research-based practices that are described in a very step-by-step, applied manner.

Heward presents an informative and responsible introduction to the professional practices, trends, and research that define contemporary special education while also conveying the diversity and excitement of this changing field. The book is for those teachers who will be professionals in the area of special education or those who are working with students that have exceptionalities.

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Positive Child Guidance

The book provides insight into children's efforts to understand their own emerging needs and feelings while coping with adult expectations. You'll also find a range of practical, effective, and flexible guidance strategies based on principles of straightforward communication and assertiveness. Cengage Learning.

Positive child guidance, manage, eighth edition, equips readers with information on how to guide, and cope with the behavior of children. Cengage Learning. This new edition includes critical advances in research and addresses the cultural trends that are changing the way babies and children are cared for today.

The author outlines workable steps for creating a cooperative, with special emphasis on sensitivity to cultural needs, respectful community of children and adults, cultural differences, and developmentally appropriate practice. Cengage Learning. Cengage Learning. Used book in Good Condition.

Diverse Learners in the Mainstream Classroom: Strategies for Supporting ALL Students Across Content Areas--English Language Learners, Students with Disabilities, Gifted/Talented Students

While diversity is enriching, it also brings challenges, especially in a time when all students are expected to meet standards and perform on mandated tests. Today's classrooms are filled with diverse students with a variety of needs and abilities, including English language learners, students with disabilities, and gifted/talented students.

Used book in Good Condition. Written in a reader-friendly, accessible style, inclusive teaching in math, ready-to-use applications for effective, literacy, it provides everything from the big picture to the everyday details teachers want: an overview of the basic principles of high-quality instruction for special learning groups discussion of the specific characteristics of the diverse populations teachers are most likely to encounter and the kind of teaching that helps them achieve demonstration scenarios with explicit connections to standards detailed, and social studies ideas for using digital technology and a multiple-intelligence framework to help differentiate and scaffold instruction for all learners key terms and acronyms related to each of the types of learners.

Cengage Learning. Cengage Learning. Cengage Learning. Diverse learners in mainstream classrooms is the first comprehensive book to bring together information about a wide range of diverse learners from PreK through high school, offering strategies and practices teachers can use to ensure that all learners succeed.

. Several books in one, diverse learners in Mainstream Classrooms finally unites information on teaching a wide variety of special student populations into one helpful, practical guide.