A handbook full of ideas for early years workers.
Including sport for all, great teachers, children’s rights in Wales, paying for truancy, Care.com, transport and family story-telling
Using narratives to facilitate attachment in adopted children
The challenges and satisfactions of teaching – not ‘just a job’
Including riots, long summer holidays, residential child care statistics, street work, Wellesley Nautical School, Gerd Schemenau, laughter, remembering residential care, and FunMats
Make up your own or read a book – stories feed the imagination
Being tucked safely into bed and having mom read before sleeping was a treasured evening ritual which set a foundation for a love of books and storey telling. Like most small children I was introduced to fairy tales, which were spell-binding and significant for both known and unknown reasons at many levels. A favorite was … Read more…
Giving messages through literature, story-telling and puppets