Young children on the web: “planning transitions to prevent challenging behavior”  (link is above)

Introduction This assignment demonstrates the importance of observations when planning transitions to prevent challenging behavior. The Assignment Summarize the article by answering the three questions listed below. Each question should have an answer that has a minimum of 5 sentences. Please make sure you read the statement on Plagiarism. Also, do not copy and paste… Continue reading Young children on the web: “planning transitions to prevent challenging behavior”  (link is above)

What information stands out to you?

The Assignment Think back to all of the material and subject matter that we have discussed during this course. What information stands out to you? What strategies/activities will you take with you into the classroom? What is the most valuable information that you learned? What knowledge did you gain from taking this course? (I would… Continue reading What information stands out to you?

Textbook: appendix: review: major positive discipline strategies pages 338- 345

Introduction This activity will give students the opportunity to apply their knowledge of guidance techniques for preschool children through the creation of a power point presentation that can be used at a family open house forum. The Assignment This assignment will give the student the opportunity to apply their knowledge of the major positive discipline… Continue reading Textbook: appendix: review: major positive discipline strategies pages 338- 345

Stella’s parents have welcomed opportunities to share information about the customs and foods of taiwan that are ways that they connect with their traditions.

Five-year old Stella attends one of two kindergarten classes at the local elementary school. Her twin sister Scarlet is in the classroom next door. Her family identifies as Taiwainese and is of Chinese heritage. While English is spoken at home, Stella’s parents both speak Chinese Mandarin, especially with the twins’ grandparents. Stella is learning Chinese… Continue reading Stella’s parents have welcomed opportunities to share information about the customs and foods of taiwan that are ways that they connect with their traditions.

Picto selector is a windows application written for easy selection and printing of pictos. 

Scripted Stories for Social Situations help children understand social interactions, situations, expectations, social cues, the script of unfamiliar activities, and/or social rules. As the title implies, they are brief descriptive stories that provide information regarding a social situation. When children are given information that helps them understand the expectations of a situation, their problem behavior… Continue reading Picto selector is a windows application written for easy selection and printing of pictos. 

The assignment

The Assignment Discuss the the three protective factors that according to the text foster resilience in children. Explain why these factors are essential in enabling children to navigate the bumpy road of frustration or adversity and to develop resilience. After reviewing the video: Change the First Five Years and You Change Everything identify some of… Continue reading The assignment

Title

Title: Book Nook In this assignment you will be using a children’s book that explores approaches to food, cooking and feeding or grooming, sleep and other health practices to create a virtual Book Nook  . What is a virtual Book Nook? A virtual Book Nook contains activities that can be interwoven into each learning center… Continue reading Title

Summarize in one paragraph containing a minimum of 7 sentences how you will use the activity to help children on their journey to social and emotional competency.

Introduction This activity will give students the opportunity to research various activities that teach social emotional learning skills. The Assignment  Review the video: Five Keys to Successful Social and Emotional Learning.  You will need to review the following websites, along with any other sites you find, and explore the information and strategies presented on Social… Continue reading Summarize in one paragraph containing a minimum of 7 sentences how you will use the activity to help children on their journey to social and emotional competency.

The assignment is graded on a 100 point scale

Introduction: This assignment allows students to compare and contrast the various methods used to observe the behavior of children. The Assignment Review the various methods used to observe children in the text on pages 150-159. After reviewing the methods of observation used with children, complete the provided link containing a graphic organizer to compare and… Continue reading The assignment is graded on a 100 point scale