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[07210] Infants & Toddlers

저자Linda Watson, Terri Swim

  • 발행일2007-03-20
  • ISBN9781418016623
  • 정가35,000
  • 페이지수471

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■ Infant and Toddlers: Curriculum and Teaching, 6e is the well established reference that takes a child-centered approach for the childcare provider called conscious care giving. This important and well rounded approach encourages a sense of empowerment and focuses on the respectful, purposeful, and careful handling of children in a childcare setting. The book is reader friendly, realistic, and easily applicable to real life. The 6th edition is updated with the latest information including new references and quotes as well as new brain research relevant to the first 36 months of life. There are case studies included, and the book also addresses the specific practices related to special needs children and children of different cultures. There are many key childcare philosophies addressed including that of the child, the caregiver, and parent involvement. The book provides an emphasis on the child’s growth and development, and helps the reader to discover how they can best and most effectively influence that development within the child. This book provides the best information regarding the skills necessary to provide high quality care for infants and toddlers in any setting.


Part I: Infant and Toddler Development and Caregiver Preparation
Chapter 1: Looking Back to Move Forward: Foundations for Quality Infant and Toddler Care and Development
Chapter 2: The Unlimited Child and You
Chapter 3: Birth to Age Three: Developmental Patterns
Chapter 4: The 3As: The Master Tools for Child Care
Chapter 5: Effective Preparation and Tools for Professional Educators

Part II: Establishing a Positive Learning Environment
Chapter 6: Building Relationships with Infants and Toddlers
Chapter 7: Supportive Communication with Families and Colleagues
Chapter 8: The Indoor and Outdoor Environment
Chapter 9: Designing the Curriculum

Part III: Matching Caregiver Strategies and Child Development
Chapter 10: The Child from Birth to Four Months of Age
Chapter 11: The Child from Four to Eight Months of Age
Chapter 12: The Child from Eight to Twelve Months of Age
Chapter 13: The Child from Twelve to Eighteen Months of Age
Chapter 14: The Child from Eighteen to Twenty-Four Months of Age
Chapter 15: The Child from Twenty-Four to Thirty Months of Age
Chapter 16: The Child from Thirty to Thirty-Six Months of Age