Caring for School-age Children

Caring for School-age Children

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Cengage Learning
Caring for School Age Children, 5e is a complete guide to those who are involved in the day-to-day activities of an after-school program. The reader is presented with theoretical information as well as practical suggestions for planning programs and managing each day's curriculum.

Oxford University Press
Caring for School Age Children, 5e is a strongly based on research, and practical information that can be put to use immediately in a child care setting. Emphasis is placed on providing the most pertinent information needed by all those involved in caring for school-age children. Guidelines for program planning and creating an environment that leads to a solid curriculum backed by theoretical information and activities to utilize that knowledge are included. The importance of literacy is stressed throughout, and readers are shown the positive effect of imagination and the arts on cognitive development. Information on how to incorporate the No Child Left Behind is also included.

Publisher: Clifton Park, NY : Delmar Cengage Learning, c2009
Edition: 5th ed
ISBN: 9781428318199
Characteristics: xxiii, 439 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Parker, Jennifer (Lynch Parker)


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