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Story in the Early Years - Behappening

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Values Go to School: Exploring Ethics With Children (DVD)

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This program observes that ethical issues are inseparable from the life of the classroom and the school.  Educators incorporate into classroom practice such concepts as racial tolerance, non-violent conflict-resolution and respect for diversity through role-play, targeted readings and discussion.  Values Go to School profiles ways to help children actively develop their own sense of ethics, guiding them to become the engaged, caring and confident people they are meant to be. This documentary is one of four in The Learning Child Series, produced by Jonathan Diamond Associates, Inc. in association with the Child Development Institute at Sarah Lawrence College. Each program includes a companion guide.

Our Family of Films: The Read to Me Collection (DVD)

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Our Family of Films shows how the rewards and pleasures triumph over the often challenging realities when introducing reading and books into the lives of babies. This DVD contains three videos:

  • Reading with babies (18 min.)
  • Leyendo con bebes (Spanish version of Reading with babies) (18 min.)
  • The Read to Me program (30 min.)

Follows teen mothers and their babies as they participate in a series of workshops that brings together parents, babies, and books in important ways. From the Read to Me Program. 

Toddler Curriculum: Making Connections (DVD)

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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.

 

Story in Early Years - Becoming and Was

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Story in Early Years - Befalling - Part 1

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Looking at the Basics of Developmentally Appropriate Practice (VHS)

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The basic concepts of developmentally appropriate practice aren’t difficult or arcane, but they can be understood wrongly or incompletely—and often are! This new resource articulates and illustrates the core concepts in simple, memorable ways, including classroom examples and other techniques.

The basic concepts of developmentally appropriate practice aren?t difficult or arcane, but they can be understood wrongly or incompletely?and often are! This new resource articulates and illustrates the core concepts in simple, memorable ways, including classroom examples and other techniques.

Based on NAEYC?s 2005 book Basics of Developmentally Appropriate Practice (#259), by Carol Copple and Sue Bredekamp, this video gives learners a brief introduction to the foundational ideas of the early childhood field. The video is versatile enough to be shown as part of any beginner-level discussion of DAP. Some instructors and trainers will want to show it when learners are using NAEYC?s 2009 volume Developmentally Appropriate Practice in Early Childhood Programs Serving Children from Birth through Age 8 (#375) or other texts.

 

Produced by RISE Learning Solutions, in collaboration with NAEYC. 41 min.

Grandparenting: Enriching Lives (VHS)

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Maya Angelou hosts this video, offering guidance and ideas for making the most out of the invaluable grandparent/parent/child relationship. Available in Spanish (#822S).

Produced by Civitas. 30 min.

Building Structures Trainers Guide and DVD

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This set, which includes a DVD and a trainer's guide, makes it easy to get teachers started with the Building Structures with Young Children (#748) curriculum. The DVD guides children?s explorations to help deepen their understanding of the physical science present in building block structures. Eight video vignettes depict the curriculum in use. Classroom scenes demonstrate children building elaborate structures?individually, working with other children, and with the teacher?s comments and questions to enhance the experience. The accompanying comprehensive guide includes instructions and print materials for providing training: six basic workshops, eight advanced workshops, a structure for guided discussions, and a section on promoting teacher growth through mentoring. 37 min. Also available in VHS, (#765).

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