Language & Literacy

  • Far Ago and Long Away: Innovative Storytelling (VHS)
    Item #: 840
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    Based on the work of Vivian Paley, this video focuses on the benefits storytelling provides to early literacy experience. Tips are given on ways in which adults can polish their storytelling skills, and help children create, dictate, and dramatize their own stories. From the Child Care Collection. Also available on DVD in English (#8401) and Spanish (#8401S).

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  • Item #: 759
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    By IRA & NAEYC

    Because teachers, advocates, and parents asked for a stand-alone version of the IRA/NAEYC position statement to give to principals, school board members, and other decision makers, it is available as a 23-page booklet. 

  • Item #: 530
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    By IRA, NAEYC

    We know how much difference parents make in children's reading and writing. Now, here's a simple, engaging set of suggestions for parents, including what families should look for in the child's preschool and school setting. 

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  • Item #: 174
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    By David Armington

    The author shows us a classroom in which children’s ideas, writing, and reading thrive. Written with thoughtfulness and clarity, The Living Classroom conveys the power of children’s writing in their learning to read and in many areas of their intellectual, emotional, and social development.

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  • Lap Reading - A Basic!
    Item #: 434
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    Posters

    Make childhood reading experiences something for children to treasure. Snuggle up and read! 16”x22”

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  • Item #: 4931
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    Posters

    Shine the "Spotlight" on your practice with these posters from NAEYC! Math (#4921), Science (#4941), Social Studies (#41211), and Creative Arts (#41151). All are 11"x14" and laminated.

     

    See #4900 to order all 5 posters together.

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  • Item #: 8081
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    This DVD 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. 

  • Vivian Gussin Paley and the Boy Who Could Tell Stories (DVD)
    Item #: 8041
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    Vivian Paley illustrates interaction between preschoolers using story telling and "story acting." Focusing on the issues of inclusion, justice, and empathy within the classroom, the video is sure to provoke discussion about welcoming all children. Produced by The Child Care Collection at Ball State University.

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  • Words that Cook?Active Learning (DVD)
    Item #: 8310
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    The award-winning PBS series is now available on DVD! Free companion online resources provide summaries of recommended books, related links and activities, and the tools for staff development and parent workshops. Each DVD includes an original episode (26:30) plus approximately 15 minutes of bonus guest material and production notes. Part 10 of 13-DVD series.

    Show 10: Active Learning

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  • Words that Cook?Empowered Learning (DVD)
    Item #: 8311
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    The award-winning PBS series is now available on DVD! Free companion online resources provide summaries of recommended books, related links and activities, and the tools for staff development and parent workshops. Each DVD includes an original episode (26:30) plus approximately 15 minutes of bonus guest material and production notes. Part 11 of 13-DVD series.

    Show 11: Empowered Learning

    Children overcome obstacles by utilizing brainteasers, personalized tools, dramatic play and games. 

    For complete series, see #8300.

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