Yardsticks

Yardsticks : Children in the Classroom Ages 4-14

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Written with warmth and humor, Yardsticks offers clear descriptions of children's development. This comprehensive, user-friendly reference helps teachers and administrators use knowledge of child development to shape classrooms and schools where all children can succeed. For each age, this book includes: Narrative description of developmental traitsCharts summarizing physical, social, language, and cognitive growth patternsSuggestions for curricular areas: reading, writing, mathematics, and thematic unitsFavorite books for different ages.What's new in the third edition: A new, brief overview of issues in the development of bilingualism and biliteracy among Latino/Hispanic childrenA new appendix on the birthday cluster exercise for applying the information in the book to working with a whole class of studentsAn updated list of recommended children's booksAn updated list of recommended resources for teachers and parents.
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  • Paperback | 216 pages
  • 152.4 x 226.06 x 17.78mm | 453.59g
  • English
  • 3rd ed.
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1892989190
  • 9781892989192
  • 199,109

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