Description of the project. Book Bash Project 2014 to celebrate books through reading, studying and writing stories. The project consists in studying a literary genre through the reading and studying of the class literature book, accompanied by individual reading of a variety… Read More ›
Professional Development Contest 2014
(Versión en castellano) Authors: Patricia Dillon, Marta Nattkemper, Alejandra Quaglia For years we have delved into Educational Neuroscience which we consider fascinating. One of the biggest thinkers on the Science of Learning is the noted neurologist and educator, Judy Willis…. Read More ›
By David Elkind Wonderful read for increasing the awareness of the importance of how children learn.
10 Effective DAP Teaching Strategies An effective teacher or family child care provider chooses a strategy to fit a particular situation. It’s important to consider what the children already know and can do and the learning goals for the specific… Read More ›
The Role of the Teacher In a developmentally appropriate classroom, the teacher’s role is that of facilitator and enabler. According to Kostelnik (1992), “…developmentally appropriate classrooms are active ones in which both teachers and students learn from one another.” Creating… Read More ›
As part of an annual project about “Portraits in Kindergarten” that we are carrying out in the Afternoon Bears Classroom, we came up with the idea of using a very actual and interesting material with our children to work with: The… Read More ›