Here is one of the featured books that we are reading in StrongStart for the month of January. Sneezy the Snowman has caught a chill and with the help of his friends tries to find a way to warm up.
Written by Maureen Wright and Illustrated by Stephen Gilpin. Look for this book on our centres book shelves, at your local library or online.
Early Learning Framework Revised 2019 early_learning_framework(4)
Theory of Loose Parts Simon Nicholson, Open University
Here are some of the blogs and articles, books and ideas, which are currently inspiring our early learning programs.
Pedagogical Narration: What’s it all about? Kim Atkinson, The Early Childhood Educator, Fall 2012
The Quality is in the Conversation Stephen Petrucci and Jaimelia Turner, The Early Childhood Educator, Winter 2013
Inquiry is the medium; narrations are the message Jaimelia Turner and Lana Scott-Moncrieff, pending publication
Co-creating Schools of the Future Larry Espe, Lesley Lahaye, Tilburg University, 2010
Investigating Quality Project University of Victoria, 2007
Loose Parts Penn State, 2013
Your image of the child Loris Malaguzzi, Reggio Emelia, 1993
Images of Childhood Reesa Sorin, James Cook University, 2005
Authentic Childhood: Experiencing Reggio Emilia in the Classroom, Susan Fraser, 2011
Designs for Living and Learning: Transforming Early Childhood Environments, Deb Carter, Margie Carter, 2003
Making your environment “The Third Teacher” Margie Carter, Exchange, The Early Leader’s Magazine, 2007