Whether you are a teacher, parent, or child care provider, Creative Resources for the Early Childhood Classroom, Fourth Edition is the one resource you will treasure. Newly updated and expanded, this fourth edition includes over one hundred activities that complement a variety of themes that make learning interesting and challenging for young children. Included in this new edition are references for children's books, music and multimedia, sample parent letters, and methods for constructing and evaluating creative, interactive bulletin boards. The book focuses on the growth of the whole child and includes theme goals, concepts, vocabulary words, finger plays, music, resources, and experiences in art, math, and cooking. This book is a must-have resource for anyone who works with young children.
"This is a great resource to help teachers plan an integrated curriculum that addresses the multiple learning styles of preschool children."
"I've used this text for many, many years. My students really like the text and keep it forever. It also really helps them in student teaching. Worth every penny the students spend on it and it becomes a lasting resource for teaching."
Judy Herr, Ph.D., is Professor Emeritus of Early Childhood Education at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Dr. Herr is a member of numerous early childhood organizations such as NAEYC, and has held leadership positions in these organizations. She is also a frequent lecturer at early childhood conferences and seminars and has published many articles and books on early childhood topics.