WEEK BY WEEK: PLANS FOR DOCUMENTING CHILDRENaS DEVELOPMENT, Sixth Edition, addresses a dilemma facing pre-service and in-service teachers--how to manage detailed, meaningful documentation on their studentsa development and achievements while attending to the other functions necessary to keep children safe and actively involved in learning. This all-purpose guide provides a concrete, systematic plan for recording each childas development in all developmental areas, incorporating material on observation methods and techniques, principles of child development, and appropriate practice. Technical aspects of various methods of documentation are presented, as are reviews of the efficiency of each method in capturing important information. This edition features integrated coverage of NAEYC standards and new integration of TeachSource Videos, available for viewing at the bookas website. Real-life examples, practical tips, forms with clear instructions, and step-by-step guidelines for gathering observational information and building a portfolio for each child make the book useful and relevant to teachers in training as well as practicing professionals. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.There is no doubt that exercise and good nutrition are necessary for learning and growing. ... Cortisol, the hormone released during stress, undermines neurological development and can affect cognitive, motor, and social development.
|Title||:||Week by Week: Plans for Documenting Children’s Development|
|Author||:||Barbara Ann Nilsen|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2013-01-01|