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Storytelling Themes with Vivian Paley (VHS)

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This video shares the details of storytelling and story acting with Vivian Paley. We see the ways in which stories are used by children to discuss everything from boys in bathtubs to mean sisters. Paley shows us how stories help children begin to make sense of the world. 24 min. Produced by The Child Care Collection at Ball State University. Also available on DVD (#8081).

Before and After School.... Creative Experiences (VHS)

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School-age children can experience the responsibilities of independence within safe environments and with the support of caring and helpful adults. From the Child Care Collection. 28 min. Also available on DVD (#8861, #8861S). 

Reflections on Early Childhood Program Management (DVD)

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Hear from 11 early childhood experts as they share their words of wisdom covering elements of healthy organizations, written policies and procedures, human resources management, and financial management. A downloadable note-taking guide includes questions to encourage users to reflect on the topics addressed. Designed for individual or group use.

Up Down and All Around (DVD)

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This DVD, through movement games, activities and lessons, is an invaluable tool to bring movement and exercise into the classroom. The DVD program is unique because it is designed specifically for educators to use with their students and has a downloadable Movement Guide that explains the activities in detail, the skills being addressed as well as fun variations to the movement lessons. These accessible movement activities are for ALL children ages 2 and up, no matter their ability or experience. From Leaping Legs. 43 min.

Developmentally Appropriate Practice (3d ed.), Basics of DAP, and Looking at the Basics of DAP (DVD) Bundle

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Save when you order the new edition of Developmentally Appropriate Practice in Early Childhood Programs Serving Children from Birth through Age 8 together with the popular Basics of Developmentally Appropriate Practice and its companion DVD, Looking at the Basics of Developmentally Appropriate Practice. Essential for every student or new practitioner's collection! See full descriptions for items #375 (Developmentally Appropriate Practice), #259 (Basics of DAP), and #861 (Looking at the Basics of DAP). 

The Learning Child Series (4-DVD Set)

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As seen on public television, this four-program set has been created to assist educators and parents in guiding children to become motivated, thoughtful and active learners  Including a companion guide with each program, the series examines such habits of mind as personal curiosity, problem solving, “as-if” thinking, and acceptance of different points of view. While each program explores a different topic—literacy, play, ethics, and the environment—all encourage a lifelong interest in learning. The set includes

  • When Learning Comes Naturally:  Exploring Nature's Classroom
  • From Pictures to Words:  Understanding The Foundations of Literacy
  • Values Go To School:  Exploring Ethics With Children
  • When a Child Pretends:  Understanding Pretend Play 

The Learning Child Series is produced by Jonathan Diamond Associates, Inc. in association with the Child Development Institute at Sarah Lawrence College.

Ten Things Every Child Needs DVD

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Storytelling and Story Acting with Vivian Paley (VHS)

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For teachers who have been intrigued by Vivian Paley's books about storytelling and story acting, this video is an excellent starting point. Begin with the basics (how to use masking tape to make a stage) and then watch the children use their stories to explore issues of empathy, intimacy, fairness, justice and fantasy. 19 min. Produced by The Child Care Collection at Ball State University. Also available on DVD (#8141).

Toddler Curriculum: Making Connections (VHS)

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This video examines how toddlers, 12 to 36 months of age, develop and learn. It depicts developmentally appropriate curriculum in the toddler classroom. Produced by South Carolina Educational Television. 20 min. Also available on DVD (#8481).

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