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      ISBN 978-0-393-71154-7

Cindy Terebush (Author)


Teach the Whole Preschooler

Strategies for Nurturing Developing Minds

Overview | Contents
 

    Introduction

    1. The Expectation Tightrope

    2. What Do We Know about Young Children?

    3. Our Words Matter

    4. Play Doesn't Mean Only Dress-Up

    5. Socialization Expectations: You Cannot Fail Playing

    6. Behavioral Expectations: Creating Citizens through Appropriate Expectations of Behavior

    7. Emotional Capacity: Sometimes Children Have a Bad Day, Too

    8. Preschool Classroom Habits: Rethinking Your Routine

    9. Sheep Aren't Made of Cotton Balls: The Importance of Self-Expression

    10. Readiness for Reading and Writing: Observing the Development of the Whole Child

    11. Realistic Expectations of Ourselves: Creating a Mindful Plan

    12. Parent Education about Appropriate Practice: How to Ease Their Fears

    Acknowledgments

    Recommended Reading

    Reference

    Index