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Effective Practices in Early Childhood Education: Building a Foundation, Loose-Leaf Version, 2nd Edition

By Sue Bredekamp

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 14, 2013

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Note: This is the loose-leaf version of Effective Practices in Early Childhood Education and does not include access to the Enhanced Pearson eText. To order the Enhanced Pearson eText packaged with the loose-leaf version, use ISBN 013341258X.

 

Sue Bredekamp, one of the foremost authorities in the field of early childhood education, is author of Effective Practices in Early Childhood Education: Building a Foundation, now in its Second Edition. At its core, this intriguing text provides the building blocks for understanding effective practices in early childhood education.  Building upon the Developmentally Appropriate Practice framework that she conceptualized, Sue Bredekamp shows how effective teaching practices can make a difference in the lives of young children.  Written with a clear and engaging presentation, the author designed the book to prepare a new generation of early childhood professionals by remaining keenly focused on the three core themes threaded throughout: intentional teaching, challenging and interesting curriculum, and evidence-based, effective practices for a new generation of early childhood educators. The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded video.

 

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Continuity and Change in Early Childhood Education

Chapter 2: Building on a Tradition of Excellence

Chapter 3: Understanding and Applying Developmentally Appropriate Practice

Chapter 4: Applying What We Know about Children’s Learning and Development

Chapter 5: Adapting for Individual Differences

Chapter 6: Embracing a Culturally and Linguistically Diverse World

Chapter 7: Building Effective Partnerships with Families

Chapter 8: Creating a Caring Community of Learners: Guiding Young Children

Chapter 9: Teaching to Enhance Learning and Development

Chapter 10: Planning Effective Curriculum

Chapter 11: Assessing Children’s Learning and Development

Chapter 12: Teaching Children to Communicate: Language, Literacy, and the Arts

Chapter 13: Teaching Children to Investigate and Solve Problems: Mathematics, Science, and Technology

Chapter 14: Teaching Children to Live in a Democratic Society: Social–Emotional Learning and Social Studies

Chapter 15: Teaching Children to Be Healthy and Fit: Physical Development and Health

Chapter 16: Putting It All Together in Practice: Making a Difference for Children

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At its core, this intriguing text provides the building blocks for understanding effective practices in early childhood education.&nbsp; Building upon the Developmentally Appropriate Practice framework that she conceptualized, Sue Bredekamp shows how effective teaching practices can make a difference in the lives of young children.&nbsp; Written with a clear and engaging presentation, the author designed the book to prepare a new generation of early childhood professionals by remaining keenly focused on the three core themes threaded throughout: intentional teaching, challenging and interesting curriculum, and evidence-based, effective practices for a new generation of early childhood educators. 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The Enhanced Pearson eText is:</P> <UL> <LI> <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>Engaging.&nbsp;</B>The new interactive, multimedia learning features were developed by the authors and other subject-matter experts to deepen and enrich the learning experience.</DIV> <LI> <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>Convenient.&nbsp;</B>Enjoy instant online access from your computer or download the Pearson eText App to read on or offline on your iPad&reg; and Android&reg; tablet.*</DIV> <LI> <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>Affordable.&nbsp;</B>Experience the advantages of the Enhanced Pearson eText along with all the benefits of print for 40% to 50% less than a print bound book.</DIV></LI></UL> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>*</B><I>The Enhanced eText features are only available in the Pearson eText format. They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads.</I></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"><I>*The Pearson eText App is available on Google Play and in the App Store. 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The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded video.</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">&nbsp;</P> <P style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; MARGIN: 0px; BACKGROUND: white" soNormal><B>Improve mastery and retention with the Enhanced Pearson eText*</B><BR>The Enhanced Pearson eText provides a rich, interactive learning environment designed to improve student mastery of content. The Enhanced Pearson eText is:</P> <UL> <LI> <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>Engaging.&nbsp;</B>The new interactive, multimedia learning features were developed by the authors and other subject-matter experts to deepen and enrich the learning experience.</DIV> <LI> <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>Convenient.&nbsp;</B>Enjoy instant online access from your computer or download the Pearson eText App to read on or offline on your iPad&reg; and Android&reg; tablet.*</DIV> <LI> <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>Affordable.&nbsp;</B>Experience the advantages of the Enhanced Pearson eText along with all the benefits of print for 40% to 50% less than a print bound book.</DIV></LI></UL> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>*</B><I>The Enhanced eText features are only available in the Pearson eText format. They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads.</I></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"><I>*The Pearson eText App is available on Google Play and in the App Store. 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She is also an advisor to the Head Start National Center on Quality Teaching and Learning, and serves on the Board of the HighScope Educational Research Foundation. From 2007 to 2009, she was a member of the National Research Council&rsquo;s (NRC) Committee on Early Childhood Mathematics which produced a landmark report, <I>Mathematics in Early Childhood: Paths toward Excellence and Equity</I>. She co-authored <I>Learning to Read and Write: Developmentally Appropriate Practices for Young Children. </I></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">&nbsp;</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Dr. Bredekamp has devoted her career to learning about and from children, and translating that knowledge for new and experienced teachers. She has been a visiting lecturer at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia; Monash University in Melbourne; University of Alaska; and University of Hawaii. 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At its core, this intriguing text provides the building blocks for understanding effective practices in early childhood education.&nbsp; Building upon the Developmentally Appropriate Practice framework that she conceptualized, Sue Bredekamp shows how effective teaching practices can make a difference in the lives of young children.&nbsp; Written with a clear and engaging presentation, the author designed the book to prepare a new generation of early childhood professionals by remaining keenly focused on the three core themes threaded throughout: intentional teaching, challenging and interesting curriculum, and evidence-based, effective practices for a new generation of early childhood educators. 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She is also an advisor to the Head Start National Center on Quality Teaching and Learning, and serves on the Board of the HighScope Educational Research Foundation. From 2007 to 2009, she was a member of the National Research Council&rsquo;s (NRC) Committee on Early Childhood Mathematics which produced a landmark report, <I>Mathematics in Early Childhood: Paths toward Excellence and Equity</I>. She co-authored <I>Learning to Read and Write: Developmentally Appropriate Practices for Young Children. </I></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">&nbsp;</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Dr. Bredekamp has devoted her career to learning about and from children, and translating that knowledge for new and experienced teachers. She has been a visiting lecturer at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia; Monash University in Melbourne; University of Alaska; and University of Hawaii. 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At its core, this intriguing text provides the building blocks for understanding effective practices in early childhood education.&nbsp; Building upon the Developmentally Appropriate Practice framework that she conceptualized, Sue Bredekamp shows how effective teaching practices can make a difference in the lives of young children.&nbsp; Written with a clear and engaging presentation, the author designed the book to prepare a new generation of early childhood professionals by remaining keenly focused on the three core themes threaded throughout: intentional teaching, challenging and interesting curriculum, and evidence-based, effective practices for a new generation of early childhood educators. The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded video.</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">&nbsp;</P> <P style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; MARGIN: 0px; BACKGROUND: white" soNormal><B>Improve mastery and retention with the Enhanced Pearson eText*</B><BR>The Enhanced Pearson eText provides a rich, interactive learning environment designed to improve student mastery of content. The Enhanced Pearson eText is:</P> <UL> <LI> <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>Engaging.&nbsp;</B>The new interactive, multimedia learning features were developed by the authors and other subject-matter experts to deepen and enrich the learning experience.</DIV> <LI> <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>Convenient.&nbsp;</B>Enjoy instant online access from your computer or download the Pearson eText App to read on or offline on your iPad&reg; and Android&reg; tablet.*</DIV> <LI> <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>Affordable.&nbsp;</B>Experience the advantages of the Enhanced Pearson eText along with all the benefits of print for 40% to 50% less than a print bound book.</DIV></LI></UL> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>*</B><I>The Enhanced eText features are only available in the Pearson eText format. They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads.</I></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"><I>*The Pearson eText App is available on Google Play and in the App Store. It requires Android OS 3.1-4, a 7&rdquo; or 10&rdquo; tablet, or iPad iOS 5.0 or later.</I></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">&nbsp;</P>Product Description93f55b7e-b553-4a5e-8cef-199a361488c6BDS11ec403cf9-0907-43fb-81d8-1d28dd3eb1e406b328ca-921b-4395-945d-3078ca6f292a<P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 1: Continuity and Change in Early Childhood Education</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 2: Building on a Tradition of Excellence</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 3: Understanding and Applying Developmentally Appropriate Practice</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 4: Applying What We Know about Children&rsquo;s Learning and Development</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 5: Adapting for Individual Differences</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 6: Embracing a Culturally and Linguistically Diverse World</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 7: Building Effective Partnerships with Families</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 8: Creating a Caring Community of Learners: Guiding Young Children</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 9: Teaching to Enhance Learning and Development</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 10: Planning Effective Curriculum</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 11: Assessing Children&rsquo;s Learning and Development</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 12: Teaching Children to Communicate: Language, Literacy, and the Arts</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 13: Teaching Children to Investigate and Solve Problems: Mathematics, Science, and Technology</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 14: Teaching Children to Live in a Democratic Society: Social&ndash;Emotional Learning and Social Studies</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 15: Teaching Children to Be Healthy and Fit: Physical Development and Health</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Chapter 16: Putting It All Together in Practice: Making a Difference for Children</P>Table of Contents0f8fc8f7-6d8d-4816-9b68-458cbd7149e6TOC29199a35624-03f6-46c3-b4d6-66fe936e88538d708e5a-5874-4064-be34-1bb99a4e2ee0<P style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>Invigorate learning with the Enhanced Pearson eText<BR></B>The Enhanced Pearson eText provides a rich, interactive learning environment designed to improve student mastery of content with the following multimedia features:</P> <UL> <LI> <DIV style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; MARGIN: 0px" soNormal=""><B><I>Embedded videos </I></B>provide concrete examples of text concepts and show children and early child educators in action. Each chapter of the Pearson eText contains several videos of children exhibiting developmental progress, playing and learning, engaged in the content areas; interactions between teachers and children; and videos of Sue Bredekamp in interviews about relevant topics in the text. (See pages 13, 90, and 414 for examples.)</DIV></LI> <LI> <DIV style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; MARGIN: 0px" soNormal=""><B><I>I</I></B><B><I>nternet resources.</I></B> Weblinks to further explore content related to the chapter. (See pages 12, 235, and 503 for examples.)&nbsp;</DIV></LI></UL> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Instructors, visit <A href="http://pearsonhighered.com/etextbooks" target=_blank>pearsonhighered.com/etextbooks</A> to register for your digital examination copy. Students, register for or purchase your eText at <A href="http://pearsonhighered.com/etextbooks" target=_blank>pearsonhighered.com/etextbooks</A>.</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">&nbsp;</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"></P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"></P><B> <P style="MARGIN: 0px"><B>Additional text features include:</B></B>&nbsp;</P> <UL> <LI><I>What Works </I>features present research-based practices in action, including descriptions of demonstrated effective practices such as dialogic reading and engaging children in planning. <LI><I>Expert&rsquo;s Lens </I>features focus on culture, linguistic diversity and children with disabilities and special needs. See <I>Culture Lens</I>, <I>Language Lens</I>, and <I>Including All Children</I> features, illustrated by the round kaleidoscope image denoting the variety and diversity in the children and families that teachers encounter in their work. Preeminent professionals in the field&ndash;Carol Copple, Carol Brunson Day, Gail Joseph, and Luis Hernandez--contribute their perspectives on key topics. <LI><I>Becoming an Intentional Teacher</I> features get into the heads of what teachers are thinking and <I>how</I> and <I>why</I> they select the strategies they do. <LI><I>How Would you Respond?</I> features are critical thinking, classroom-based exercises that ask students to make informed decisions to address situations. <LI><I>Developmental Continua</I> and <I>Learning Trajectories</I> are included as new features in the 2<SUP>nd</SUP> edition that are linked to widely held expectations of developmental progress and age/grade levels. They are valuable in helping students understand how child development knowledge relates to curriculum content. &nbsp; <LI><I>Effective Strategies tables </I>provide a central place in many chapters to find strategies that are effective in scaffolding development and learning across a variety of domains and content areas. When added to the teaching strategies found throughout the chapters in the running text, these summary tables provide students <I>many</I> effective strategies to choose from.</LI></UL>Features5a515c2e-ad37-4b54-9126-a1aeca3e4dbeFEA501111013411549XEffective Practices in Early Childhood Education: Building a Foundation, Loose-Leaf Version, 3rd Edition31