Building Literacy with Love: A Guide for Teachers and Caregivers of Children Birth through Age 5 / Edition 1

Building Literacy with Love: A Guide for Teachers and Caregivers of Children Birth through Age 5 / Edition 1

by Betty S. Bardige, Marilyn M. Segal
     
 

ISBN-10: 0943657822

ISBN-13: 9780943657820

Pub. Date: 11/28/2004

Publisher: Zero To Three Press

"Building Literacy With Love suggests loving and supportive ways teachers and caregivers can foster children's ability to become literate. This book offers fun activities and practical suggestions for implementing effective, research-based teaching practices in child-care settings." This practical guide will help you learn the skills, concepts, and processes intrinsic…  See more details below

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"Building Literacy With Love suggests loving and supportive ways teachers and caregivers can foster children's ability to become literate. This book offers fun activities and practical suggestions for implementing effective, research-based teaching practices in child-care settings." This practical guide will help you learn the skills, concepts, and processes intrinsic to learning to read and write and ways adults can help; understand the importance of relationships in children's literacy development and how to establish loving and responsive relationships with individual children that support their development; examine how children from culturally diverse families and communities gain supportive literacy experiences; and benefit from numerous fun and practical activities to promote phonemics, phonetic awareness, alphabetic knowledge, and fluency.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780943657820
Publisher:
Zero To Three Press
Publication date:
11/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
366
Sales rank:
1,201,466
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Ch. 1Overview1
Ch. 2Building a social-emotional foundation17
Ch. 3Engaging all children43
Ch. 4Building the language foundation71
Ch. 5Classroom conversations107
Ch. 6Using books to support language139
Ch. 7The "outside-in" domain165
Ch. 8The "inside-out" domain201
Ch. 9Creating an environment that enhances emergent literacy233
Ch. 10Fostering literacy through art, music, and pretending259
Ch. 11Assessing children's progress281
Ch. 12Partnering with families309
Ch. 13Celebrating literacy together351
App. ABooks that build literacy with love361

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