A beginneras primer to providing professional child care for infants! The elements of a quality learning environment are not the same for every age. The toddler years are unique, and what works for preschoolers does not always work with toddlers. Complete with tips for creating a developmentally appropriate environment and experiences that stimulate muscles and minds, Focus on Toddlers gives you the tools to craft a quality learning environment thatas as unique as the needs of the babies in your care. In simple language, Focus on Toddlers explains how to structure a program where toddlers and two-year-olds can learn, play, and thrive. Topics include: ac Your role as the caregiver ac Setting up your space ac Daily planning ac Child growth and development ac Children with special needs ac Evaluating your programHow-tos and What-to-dos when Caring for Toddlers and Twos Jennifer Karnopp. ASSESSMENT You can use photos, observations and anecdotal records, samples of a childa#39;s work, notes from family members, videos, and so on as entries ... With so many possibilities, creating a good portfolio can feel overwhelming. ... P Use dividers to create distinct assessment areas that make sense for your program.
|Title||:||Focus on Toddlers|
|Publisher||:||Gryphon House, Inc. - 2012-09-01|