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Caring For Our Children, Fourth Edition - Paperback
Caring For Our Children, Fourth Edition - Paperback
Item: 99279
Status: In Stock
$72.95
The fourth edition contains guidelines on the development and evaluation of health and safety of children in early care and education settings. Includes 10 chapters of more than 650 standards with supplemental information, forms and tools, and revised and updated topics on environmental health, infectious diseases, and nutrition. Topics include: staffing; program activities for healthy development, health promotion and protection; nutrition and food service; facilities, supplies, equipment, and… More »
Blueprint for Action, 3rd Edition
Blueprint for Action, 3rd Edition
Item: 71787
Status: In Stock
$54.95
Provides a framework for understanding the dynamics of organizational change in early care and education settings. It helps administrators move beyond a quick fix notion of center improvement by serving as a guide for organizational analysis and action. Details a comprehensive method for assessing program strengths and areas in need of improvement. Woven throughout the text are numerous vignettes connecting the concepts to real-life situations experienced by early childhood administrators. 310 pages.
Infant and Toddler Experiences Set
Infant and Toddler Experiences Set
Item: 80659
Status: In Stock
$59.95
These books turn activities into experiences by taking into account the relationships between the caregiver, the child, and the home or center environment. Each experience includes instructions, list of materials needed, procedures to follow, and strategies to help caregivers promote the healthiest development for infants and toddlers. 192 pages each.
Responsive Caregiving Set (Set of 2)
Responsive Caregiving Set (Set of 2)
Item: 63494
Status: In Stock
$59.95
This set provides the "why" for early caregiving practices plus the specific experiences to enhance these practices and all aspects of early learning.
E-LAP™ Early Learning Activity Cards
E-LAP™ Early Learning Activity Cards
Item: 4633
Status: In Stock
$79.95
Set of 414 sequenced cards correlate with E-LAP™ domains and supply teaching procedures, developmental objectives, and suggested activities for expanding emerging skills. Cards are ideal for sending home with children who need additional skill practice.
Managing Infectious Diseases in Child Care and Schools, 5th Edition
Managing Infectious Diseases in Child Care and Schools, 5th Edition
Item: 34347
Status: In Stock
$59.95
This award-winning guide provides child care directors, teachers, and caregivers with essential information on the prevention and management of infectious diseases in group care settings. The newly revised and updated fifth edition is aligned with the most recent version of the premier AAP source of information on infectious diseases, Red Book®: 2018-2021 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases, 31st Edition. The robust section of more than 55 quick reference fact sheets on common infectious… More »
CLASS® Manual, Infant - English
CLASS® Manual, Infant - English
Item: 28486
Status: In Stock
$65.00
With the infant version of the trusted, widely used CLASS® tool, early childhood programs have an accurate and reliable way to assess teacher-infant interactions, a primary component of positive early experiences. Developed for use with children from birth to 18 months, the CLASS® Infant tool specifically focuses on how teachers engage with infants and support their learning and development during everyday routines and activities. With clear guidance and background information, this manual… More »
CLASS® Manual, Toddler - English
CLASS® Manual, Toddler - English
Item: 26057
Status: In Stock
$65.00
The highly anticipated toddler version of the CLASS® tool is here -- providing early childhood programs with an accurate, reliable way to assess effective classrooms. For use with children from 15 - 36 months, this standardized observation tool measures the effectiveness of interactions between teachers and children, a primary ingredient of early educational experiences that prepare children for future school success. Spiral-bound, 80 pages.
CLASS® Manual, Grades K-3 - English
CLASS® Manual, Grades K-3 - English
Item: 15911
Status: In Stock
$65.00
Effective teacher-student interactions are a primary ingredient of high-quality early educational experiences. With the popular CLASS® observational tool, schools can accurately assess classroom quality in K-3 classrooms based on teacher-student interactions rather than the physical environment or a specific curriculum. Spiral-bound. 128 pages.
ASQ-3™ Learning Activities (Paperback with CD-ROM)
ASQ-3™ Learning Activities (Paperback with CD-ROM)
Item: 11189
Status: In Stock
$50.00
Enhance the growth and development of infants and young children with more than 400 fun, fast, and easy-to-use learning activities -- now in a new edition specially developed to complement ASQ-3™. Perfect for sharing with parents of children who are developing typically or need non intensive support in one or more developmental areas, these playful, developmentally appropriate activities encourage progress in the same five developmental areas as ASQ-3™: communication, gross motor, fine… More »
Nemours® BrightStart! A Parent's Guide to Reading Readiness - Set of 20
Nemours® BrightStart! A Parent's Guide to Reading Readiness - Set of 20
Item: 29049P
Status: In Stock
$84.95
Learning to read is one of the major milestones in a child's life, and it's one that parents worry about. This guide gives parents information on how to support their child on his or her reading journey. Now parents of children, aged three to five years old, have the power to ensure their child becomes a successful reader. Available in English and Spanish. Set of 20 guides.
Nemours® BrightStart! Milestone Map - Set of 20
Nemours® BrightStart! Milestone Map - Set of 20
Item: 26662P
Status: In Stock
$64.95
This full-color illustrated poster addresses parents' and teachers' concerns about children's reading readiness and progress. Includes milestones and warning signs indicating that children might be at risk for reading challenges from birth through age six. By tracking children with this simple map, parents can be sure their children are keeping up with their peers, and intercede if they begin to notice warning signs. Available in English and Spanish. Set of 20 maps.