Who Am I in the Lives of Children

Who Am I in the Lives of Children
Available:
Author: Stephanie Feeney,Eva Moravcik,Sherry Nolte
Pages: 512
ISBN: 0132888297
Release: 2012-02-15
Editor: Prentice Hall

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Who Am I in the Lives of Children is a warm and comprehensive introduction to early childhood education that is dedicated to helping you promote the development of the whole child--physical, social, emotional, and intellectual. Its practical orientation, personal voice, appealing photographs, and numerous stories and examples set it apart. Because of its emphasis on respecting and honoring the individual child and showing you how your values and ethics impact your work with children, it has become one of most well-respected books in the field. You will be encouraged to begin with children as they are and focus on getting to know each individual's strengths, interests, challenges, and circumstances. This will enable you to support each child in growing and learning in ways that are in harmony with who they are, rather than according to a predetermined plan.

Who Am I in the Lives of Children

Who Am I in the Lives of Children
Available:
Author: Stephanie Feeney,Eva Moravcik,Sherry Nolte
Pages: 640
ISBN: 0133764184
Release: 2014-12-30
Editor: Pearson

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Note: This is the bound book only and does not include access to the Enhanced Pearson eText. To order the Enhanced Pearson eText packaged with a bound book, use ISBN 0134057244. A warm and comprehensive child-centered approach to early childhood education Who Am I in the Lives of Children? An Introduction to Early Childhood Education presents a constructivist approach to early childhood education (birth to grade 3) and care programs that is dedicated to the development of the whole child--physical, social, emotional, and intellectual. With its practical orientation; personal voice; appealing photographs, videos, authentic children's classroom work; and engaging stories, it allows readers to visualize effective classroom practices. Aspiring educators are encouraged to learn about each child's strengths, interests, and challenges. This understanding, coupled with contemporary, research-based information, inspires readers to support each child's growth and learning in ways that are in harmony with who they are, rather than according to a predetermined plan. The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded video and assessments. Improve mastery and retention with the Enhanced Pearson eText* The Enhanced Pearson eText provides a rich, interactive learning environment designed to improve student mastery of content. The Enhanced Pearson eText is: Engaging. The new interactive, multimedia learning features were developed by the authors and other subject-matter experts to deepen and enrich the learning experience. Convenient. Enjoy instant online access from your computer or download the Pearson eText App to read on or offline on your iPad® and Android® tablet.* Affordable. The Enhanced Pearson eText may be purchased stand-alone or with a loose-leaf version of the text for 40-65% less than a print bound book. * The Enhanced eText features are only available in the Pearson eText format. They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads. *The Pearson eText App is available on Google Play and in the App Store. It requires Android OS 3.1-4, a 7" or 10" tablet, or iPad iOS 5.0 or later.

Who Am I in the Lives of Children Revel Access Code

Who Am I in the Lives of Children  Revel Access Code
Available:
Author: Stephanie Feeney,Sherry Nolte,Eva Moravcik
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0134737202
Release: 2018-05-25
Editor: Pearson

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A warm and comprehensive child-centered approach to early childhood education Who Am I in the Lives of Children? An Introduction to Early Childhood Education reflects a practical, constructivist approach to early childhood education (birth to grade 3) and care programs that is dedicated to the development of the whole child-physical, social, emotional, and intellectual. With its highly readable personal voice, appealing photographs, authentic children's classroom work, and engaging stories, it allows readers to visualize effective classroom practices that speak to each child's strengths, interests, and challenges. This understanding-coupled with contemporary, research-based information-inspires readers to support each child's growth and learning in ways that are in harmony with who they are, rather than according to a predetermined plan. Revel(TM) is Pearson's newest way of delivering our respected content. Fully digital and highly engaging, Revel replaces the textbook and gives students everything they need for the course. Informed by extensive research on how people read, think, and learn, Revel is an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience-for less than the cost of a traditional textbook. NOTE: Before purchasing, check with your instructor to ensure you select the correct ISBN. Revel is a fully digital delivery of Pearson content. This ISBN is for the standalone Revel access card. In addition to this access card, you will need a course invite link, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Revel.

Who Am I in the Lives of Children an Introduction to Early Childhood Education

Who Am I in the Lives of Children  an Introduction to Early Childhood Education
Available:
Author: Stephanie Feeney,Eva Moravcik,Sherry Nolte
Pages: 608
ISBN: 0134737245
Release: 2018-01-05
Editor: Pearson Higher Education

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A warm and comprehensive child-centered approach to early childhood education Who Am I in the Lives of Children? An Introduction to Early Childhood Education reflects a practical, constructivist approach to early childhood education (birth to grade 3) and care programs that is dedicated to the development of the whole child-physical, social, emotional, and intellectual. With its highly readable personal voice, appealing photographs, authentic children's classroom work, and engaging stories, it allows readers to visualize effective classroom practices that speak to each child's strengths, interests, and challenges. This understanding-coupled with contemporary, research-based information-inspires readers to support each child's growth and learning in ways that are in harmony with who they are, rather than according to a predetermined plan. The 11th Edition of Who Am I in the Lives of Children? is also available via Revel(tm), an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience.

Who Am I in the Lives of Children

Who Am I in the Lives of Children
Available:
Author: Stephanie Feeney,Doris Christensen,Eva Moravcik
Pages: 524
ISBN: UVA:X004548599
Release: 1996
Editor: Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

With its focus on the fundamental values and guiding principles of early childhood education, this has become one of most well received books in the field. It provides a comprehensive introduction to the full range of early childhood education and care programs, using a straightforward, conversational writing style that appeals to a wide-range of readers. A clear, conceptual framework and integration of principles and practice promotes an understanding of the many parts of the field and how they interconnect. Detailed chapter topics cover four key content areas: foundations or early childhood education and care, understanding children, planning for care and education, and special relationships. For individuals considering becoming early childhood professionals.

Who Am I in the Lives of Children an Introduction to Early Childhood

Who Am I in the Lives of Children  an Introduction to Early Childhood
Available:
Author: Stephanie Feeney,Eva Moravcik,Sherry Nolte
Pages: 557
ISBN: 9814526894
Release: 2013-09-06
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Who Am I in the Lives of Children, ninth edition presents a constructivist, developmental approach to the full range of early childhood education and care programs. Its practical orientation, personal voice, appealing photographs, and numerous stories and examples set it apart. Because of its emphasis on respecting and honoring the individual child, values and ethics, and the personal and professional development of teachers of young children, it has become one of most well-respected books in the field. Educators in child-centered programs are encouraged to begin with children as they are and focus on getting to know each individual's strengths, interests, challenges, and circumstances. They then support each child in growing and learning in ways that are in harmony with who they are, rather than according to a predetermined plan.

Between Two Worlds

Between Two Worlds
Available:
Author: Elizabeth Marquardt
Pages: 288
ISBN: 9780307352705
Release: 2006-09-26
Editor: Harmony

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

An astonishing one quarter of adults between the ages of eighteen and thirty-five have grown up in divorced families. Now, as this generation comes of age, Between Two Worlds will speak to them like no other book. Marquardt’s data is undeniably compelling, but at the heart of her book are stories—of reunions with one parent that were always partings from the other, of struggles to adapt to a parent’s moods, of the burden of having to figure out the important questions in life alone. Authoritative, beautifully written, and filled with brave, sad, unflinchingly honest voices, Between Two Worlds is a book of transforming power for the adult children of divorce, whose real experiences have for too long gone unrecognized. Based on a pioneering new study, Between Two Worlds is a book of transforming power for anyone who grew up with divorced parents.

The Giving Tree

The Giving Tree
Available:
Author: Shel Silverstein
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9780061965104
Release: 2014-02-18
Editor: Harper Collins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

As The Giving Tree turns fifty, this timeless classic is available for the first time ever in ebook format. This digital edition allows young readers and lifelong fans to continue the legacy and love of a household classic that will now reach an even wider audience. Never before have Shel Silverstein's children's books appeared in a format other than hardcover. Since it was first published fifty years ago, Shel Silverstein's poignant picture book for readers of all ages has offered a touching interpretation of the gift of giving and a serene acceptance of another's capacity to love in return. Shel Silverstein's incomparable career as a bestselling children's book author and illustrator began with Lafcadio, the Lion Who Shot Back. He is also the creator of picture books including A Giraffe and a Half, Who Wants a Cheap Rhinoceros?, The Missing Piece, The Missing Piece Meets the Big O, and the perennial favorite The Giving Tree, and of classic poetry collections such as Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, Falling Up, Every Thing On It, Don't Bump the Glump!, and Runny Babbit. And don't miss these other Shel Silverstein ebooks, Where the Sidewalk Ends, and A Light in the Attic!

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Presents a Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Presents a Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo
Available:
Author: Marlon Bundo
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9781452176369
Release: 2018-03-18
Editor: Chronicle Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

100% of Last Week Tonight's proceeds will be donated to The Trevor Project and AIDS United. HBO's Emmy-winning Last Week Tonight with John Oliver presents a children's picture book about a Very Special boy bunny who falls in love with another boy bunny. Meet Marlon Bundo, a lonely bunny who lives with his Grampa, Mike Pence - the Vice President of the United States. But on this Very Special Day, Marlon's life is about to change forever... With its message of tolerance and advocacy, this charming children's book explores issues of same sex marriage and democracy. Sweet, funny, and beautifully illustrated, this book is dedicated to every bunny who has ever felt different.

INCIDENTS IN THE LIFE OF A SLAVE GIRL

INCIDENTS IN THE LIFE OF A SLAVE GIRL
Available:
Author: Harriet Jacobs
Pages: 231
ISBN: 9788027221400
Release: 2017-10-06
Editor: e-artnow

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl" was one of the first books to address the struggle for freedom by female slaves; explore their struggles with sexual harassment and abuse; and their effort to protect their roles as women and mothers. After being overshadowed by the Civil War, the novel was rediscovered in the late 20th century and since then hasn't been out of print ever. It is one of the seminal books written on the theme of slavery from a woman's point of view and appreciated worldwide academically as well. Excerpt: "Reader be assured this narrative is no fiction. I am aware that some of my adventures may seem incredible; but they are, nevertheless, strictly true. I have not exaggerated the wrongs inflicted by Slavery; on the contrary, my descriptions fall far short of the facts. I have concealed the names of places, and given persons fictitious names. I had no motive for secrecy on my own account, but I deemed it kind and considerate towards others to pursue this course...." Harriet Jacobs (1813–1897) was an African-American writer who was formerly a fugitive slave. To save her family and her own identity from being found out, she used the pseudonym of Linda Brent and wrote secretly during the night.

Who Am I Without Him

Who Am I Without Him
Available:
Author: Sharon Flake
Pages: 176
ISBN: 9781423132530
Release: 2009-11-01
Editor: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Guys and girls get together, get played, and get real. Who Am I Without Him? is a Booklist Top Ten Romance Novel for Teens and is "breaking new and necessary ground"* in twelve short stories about guys and girls falling in and out of love and relationships, testing out ways to communicate with one another, respect each other-- and respect themselves. This is a complex, often humorous, and always on-point exploration of today's teens determined to find love and self-worth . . . any way they know how.

The Death and Life of Great American Cities

The Death and Life of Great American Cities
Available:
Author: Jane Jacobs
Pages: 480
ISBN: 9780525432852
Release: 2016-07-20
Editor: Vintage

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Thirty years after its publication, The Death and Life of Great American Cities was described by The New York Times as "perhaps the most influential single work in the history of town planning....[It] can also be seen in a much larger context. It is first of all a work of literature; the descriptions of street life as a kind of ballet and the bitingly satiric account of traditional planning theory can still be read for pleasure even by those who long ago absorbed and appropriated the book's arguments." Jane Jacobs, an editor and writer on architecture in New York City in the early sixties, argued that urban diversity and vitality were being destroyed by powerful architects and city planners. Rigorous, sane, and delightfully epigrammatic, Jacobs's small masterpiece is a blueprint for the humanistic management of cities. It is sensible, knowledgeable, readable, indispensable. The author has written a new foreword for this Modern Library edition.

Early Learning Theories Made Visible

Early Learning Theories Made Visible
Available:
Author: Miriam Beloglovsky,Lisa Daly
Pages: 220
ISBN: 9781605543833
Release: 2015-01-12
Editor: Redleaf Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Go beyond reading about early learning theories and see what they look like in action in modern programs and teacher practices. With classroom vignettes and colorful photographs, this book makes the works of Jean Piaget, Erik Erikson, Lev Vygotsky, Abraham Maslow, John Dewey, Howard Gardner, and Louise Derman-Sparks visible, accessible, and easier to understand. Each theory is defined—through engaging stories and rich visuals—in relation to cognitive, social-emotional, and physical developmental domains. Use this book to build a stronger comprehension of the foundations of early learning theories and become more reflective and intentional in your work with young children.

Children Who Remember Previous Lives

Children Who Remember Previous Lives
Available:
Author: Ian Stevenson, M.D.
Pages: 355
ISBN: 0786450878
Release: 2016-05-20
Editor: McFarland

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This is the revised edition of Dr. Stevenson’s 1987 book, summarizing for general readers almost forty years of experience in the study of children who claim to remember previous lives. For many Westerners the idea of reincarnation seems remote and bizarre; it is the author’s intent to correct some common misconceptions. New material relating to birthmarks and birth defects, independent replication studies with a critique of criticisms, and recent developments in genetic study are included. The work gives an overview of the history of the belief in and evidence for reincarnation. Representative cases of children, research methods used, analyses of the cases and of variations due to different cultures, and the explanatory value of the idea of reincarnation for some unsolved problems in psychology and medicine are reviewed.

A Little Life

A Little Life
Available:
Author: Hanya Yanagihara
Pages: 736
ISBN: 9780385539265
Release: 2015-03-10
Editor: Anchor

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR The New York Times • The Washington Post • The Wall Street Journal • NPR • Vanity Fair • Vogue • Minneapolis Star Tribune • St. Louis Post-Dispatch • The Guardian • O, The Oprah Magazine • Slate • Newsday • Buzzfeed • The Economist • Newsweek • People • Kansas City Star • Shelf Awareness • Time Out New York • Huffington Post • Book Riot • Refinery29 • Bookpage • Publishers Weekly • Kirkus WINNER OF THE KIRKUS PRIZE A MAN BOOKER PRIZE FINALIST A NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST A Little Life follows four college classmates—broke, adrift, and buoyed only by their friendship and ambition—as they move to New York in search of fame and fortune. While their relationships, which are tinged by addiction, success, and pride, deepen over the decades, the men are held together by their devotion to the brilliant, enigmatic Jude, a man scarred by an unspeakable childhood trauma. A hymn to brotherly bonds and a masterful depiction of love in the twenty-first century, Hanya Yanagihara’s stunning novel is about the families we are born into, and those that we make for ourselves.

Introduction to Early Childhood Education

Introduction to Early Childhood Education
Available:
Author: Eva L. Essa,Melissa M. Burnham
Pages: 496
ISBN: 9781544338767
Release: 2019-01-09
Editor: SAGE Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Introduction to Early Childhood Education provides current and future educators with a highly readable, comprehensive overview of the field. The underlying philosophy of the book is that early childhood educators’ most important task is to provide a program that is sensitive to and supports the development of young children. Author Eva L. Essa and new co-author Melissa Burnham provide valuable insight by strategically dividing the book into six sections that answer the “What, Who, Why, Where, and How” of early childhood education. Utilizing both NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children) and DAP (Developmentally Appropriate Practice) standards, this supportive text provides readers with the skills, theories, and best practices needed to succeed and thrive as early childhood educators.

Transitions

Transitions
Available:
Author: Cay McAninch,Vikki Boatman
Pages: 136
ISBN: 1936205149
Release: 2011
Editor: Stephen F Austin University Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Transitions are super fun activities that help any age student shift or move into the next part of the school day in an organized way.

A Good Start in Life

A Good Start in Life
Available:
Author: Norbert Herschkowitz,Elinore Chapman Herschkowitz
Pages: 294
ISBN: 0972383050
Release: 2004
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The first sensible guide to interpret the latest information on brain development in straightforward and practical ways.

Teaching with Poverty in Mind

Teaching with Poverty in Mind
Available:
Author: Eric Jensen
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781416612100
Release: 2010-06-16
Editor: ASCD

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

In Teaching with Poverty in Mind: What Being Poor Does to Kids' Brains and What Schools Can Do About It, veteran educator and brain expert Eric Jensen takes an unflinching look at how poverty hurts children, families, and communities across the United States and demonstrates how schools can improve the academic achievement and life readiness of economically disadvantaged students. Jensen argues that although chronic exposure to poverty can result in detrimental changes to the brain, the brain's very ability to adapt from experience means that poor children can also experience emotional, social, and academic success. A brain that is susceptible to adverse environmental effects is equally susceptible to the positive effects of rich, balanced learning environments and caring relationships that build students' resilience, self-esteem, and character. Drawing from research, experience, and real school success stories, Teaching with Poverty in Mind reveals * What poverty is and how it affects students in school; * What drives change both at the macro level (within schools and districts) and at the micro level (inside a student's brain); * Effective strategies from those who have succeeded and ways to replicate those best practices at your own school; and * How to engage the resources necessary to make change happen. Too often, we talk about change while maintaining a culture of excuses. We can do better. Although no magic bullet can offset the grave challenges faced daily by disadvantaged children, this timely resource shines a spotlight on what matters most, providing an inspiring and practical guide for enriching the minds and lives of all your students.

Powerful Interactions

Powerful Interactions
Available:
Author: Amy Laura Dombro,Judy Jablon,Charlotte Stetson
Pages: 160
ISBN: 1938113721
Release: 2020-10-06
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Make your everyday interactions with children intentional and purposeful with these steps: Be Present, Connect, and Extend Learning.