Sing Me a Story! Tell Me a Song!: Creative Curriculum Activities for Teachers of Young Children / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- Cengage Learning
Teachers, future teachers, day care providers and other professionals responsible for educating young children will be amazed at the wealth of valuable, well-organized, theme-based teaching material in Sing Me a Story! Tell Me a Song! It uses developmentally appropriate themes to integrate the curriculum of children from infancy to age eight. Thematic learning activities such as finger plays, poems, music and movement, and creative food experiences enable children to achieve curriculum goals, skills, and concepts. Activities for each of the 30 themes presented are designated as appropriate for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and kindergarteners, or primary-grade students using an icon to suggest appropriateness. Goals for each theme are written in a developmentally sequenced listing to aid planning for childrenÂ's ongoing development as they grow and learn.
|Edition description:||BOOK & CD|
|Product dimensions:||8.52(w) x 10.82(h) x 0.56(d)|
About the Author
Hilda L. Jackman is Professor Emerita at Brookhaven College, Dallas County Community College District. Ms. Jackman has worked with children and families for over 40 years in both children's theatre and children's television, and as an educator and consultant. She is the author of several early childhood books.
Table of Contents
Section I: All About Me! Theme 1: My Body. Theme 2: My Friends. Theme 3: My Family. Theme 4: My Self. Theme 5: My Home. Theme 6: My Community. Section II: The Senses. Theme 7: Seeing. Theme 8: Hearing. Theme 9: Tasting. Theme 10: Smelling. Theme 11: Touching. Section III: Seasons. Theme 12: Fall. Theme 13: Winter. Theme 14: Spring. Theme 15: Summer. Section IV: Environment. Theme 16: Colors in Our World. Theme 17: Shapes in Our World. Theme 18: Oceans and Lakes. Theme 19: Forests. Section V: Animals and More. Theme 20: Zoo. Theme 21: Farm. Theme 22: Pets. Theme 23: Insects and Spiders. Theme 24: Fish. Theme 25: Birds. Theme 26: Circus. Theme 27: Dinosaurs. Section VI: Transportation. Theme 28: Cars, Trucks, and Buses. Theme 29: Airplanes. Theme 30: Trains and Tracks. Appendix A: Music (full size). Appendix B: Developmentally Appropriate Materials and Supplies for Curriculum Areas. Appendix C: