Nature Living and Growing

Author: Harper Sue
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134015771
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Nature, Living and Growing focuses on outdoor play and how nature can contribute to a child’s learning and development. Split into four sections, which focus on each of the four seasons – spring, summer, autumn and winter, this book: includes activities appropriate to each season offers ideas for 'wander walkabouts' to inspire and set the scene of what the season can offer in regard to play activities promotes knowledge of the environment and how to use natural resources effectively.

Play using Natural Materials

Author: Alison Howe
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317855051
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Play using Natural Materials shows that natural materials can equal ready-made toys as an exciting stimulus for play in order to promote the learning and development of children within early years settings. Use Play using Natural Materials to "Get out and Do", support a child's investigation of the natural world, and to encourage first hand exploration of natural objects.

Books Stories and Puppets

Author: Green Sandy
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135057028
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Part of the Ready, Steady, Play! series, Books, Stories and Puppets promotes visual storytelling and provides ideas for extending learning through a range of stories and characters that are well-known and much loved by children and adults alike. This book: provides ideas and templates for visual resources that will enhance storytime outlines fun ideas across all curriculum areas, linked to favourite stories encourages the use of drama as a mode of story telling. Containing simple but excellent ideas for creative play experiences for all early years practitioners and students on early years courses, this book is also recommended reading for parents looking for inspiration.

Music and Singing

Author: Durno Julie
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135056773
Format: PDF, Docs
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Packed full of exciting activities that display how song and music can enhance a young child's learning, Music and Singing conveys how you can: have confidence in sharing music with young children explore a range of musical instruments have fun with sound.

Food and Cooking

Author: Sandy Green
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113678456X
Format: PDF, ePub
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First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Festivals

Author: Carolyn Hewitson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135057060
Format: PDF, Docs
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Festivals provides an insight into various events that children may, or may not, have in common. It will enhance your understanding of a range of cultural events, provides a range of activities that have meaning for children, and encourages knowledge and understnading of life in a multi-cultural environment.

Construction

Author: Lorna Boyd
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136601252
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Exploring how construction play activities can promote the learning and development of children within early years settings, Construction will help enable children to develop an understanding of shape, size, stability and strength when making things, encourage the development of students' large and fine motor skills, and supports the understanding of cooperation and sharing.

Ready Set Green

Author: Graham Hill
Publisher: Villard
ISBN: 0345507851
Format: PDF, ePub
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The time to save the planet is now. Ready? Set? Green! Living green means reversing climate change, but it also means protecting your kids and pets, improving your own health, and saving money. And it doesn’t necessarily demand a radical overhaul of your life–just some simple adjustments, such as switching to healthier cleaning products and driving fewer miles each week. Written by the visionaries at Treehugger.com, the most heavily trafficked site of its kind, Ready, Set, Green is the definitive (and recyclable) guide to modern green living. It offers solutions to make your home, office, car, and vacation more eco-friendly. For example: • Using a dishwasher instead of hand washing will save you 5,000 gallons of water annually. • Eating less beef will save you 250 pounds of CO2 per year. • Washing your clothes in cold water instead of hot will save 200 pounds of CO2 annually. • Replacing three of your home’s most frequently used lightbulbs with compact fluorescent bulbs will save 300 pounds of CO2 every year. Including advice on how to properly insulate your house, cancel junk mail, and choose fruits and veggies wisely, Ready, Set, Green will help you change the future of the planet and restore balance to your daily life. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Ready Set Grow

Author: Gordon Thiessen
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781887002042
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Are you just beginning the spiritual race? If so, this book is for you. Now that you're on God's team, it's time to grow in faith. This book will help you charge out of the starting blocks toward maturity in Christ. We all need encouragement and coaching and that's what this devotional will give you. Kyle Dodd sheds light on biblical truths using stories, illustrations and scripture.