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Pinney the Winner
Ginnie & Pinney A story about SELFLESSNESS

Author(s): Penny Harris, Winnie Zhou (click on the author's name for more titles)

It is sports day and Pinney is determined to win a chocolate medal. But when his close friend, Ginnie, has a fall, Pinney has to make a decision. Will he stop and help Ginnie or continue on to win the last race? Is winning that important? What will Pinney do and will he win a chocolate medal?

The Ginnie & Pinney multiplatform program is aimed for children, 3-8, to stimulate and enhance emotional intelligence, empathy and ethical decision-making. It includes an eight book set, eight animatic videos and a teacher resource.

Open-ended questions at the back of each book, created in consultation with Australian academics, aim to encourage lively discussion and ethical decision-making.

Each book is a 36 page full colour paperback.

The program is based on the Australian National Framework for Values Education and the Early Years Learning Framework for Australia.

Scan the QR Code on the back of the book and watch the story come to life in an on-screen animation!

Teaching Notes also available.

A set of fair trade character finger puppets can be purchased separately to encourage dramatic play with the story.

This book is part of a set; buy one book or the whole set for $125 in its own carrying case.

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RRP $17.95

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Planing for Learning in the EYLF: Colour

Author(s): Bridie Raban, Kay Margetts, Rachel Lindfield, Penny Coltman (click on the author's name for more titles)

Activities involving acolour designed to get children thinking and playing creatively while supporting their progress towards the EYLF learning outcomes.

These ideas help educators to easily shape weekly plans and involve parents in the chosen topic. Educators are encouraged to dip into the activities, choosing those that best meet the characteristics of each child and the families they are working with, and balancing these activities with those initiated by children themselves.

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RRP $24.95

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Planning for Leaning in the EYLF: Animals

Author(s): Bridie Raban, Kay Margetts, Rachel Lindfield, Christine Warwick (click on the author's name for more titles)

Activities involving animals designed to get children thinking and playing creatively while supporting their progress towards the EYLF learning outcomes.

These ideas help educators to easily shape weekly plans and involve parents in the chosen topic. Educators are encouraged to dip into the activities, choosing those that best meet the characteristics of each child and the families they are working with, and balancing these activities with those initiated by children themselves.

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RRP $24.95

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Planning for Learning in the EYLF: Growth

Author(s): Bridie Raban, Kay Margetts, Judith Harries (click on the author's name for more titles)

Activities involving growth designed to get children thinking and playing creatively while supporting their progress towards the EYLF learning outcomes.

These ideas help educators to easily shape weekly plans and involve parents in the chosen topic. Educators are encouraged to dip into the activities, choosing those that best meet the characteristics of each child and the families they are working with, and balancing these activities with those initiated by children themselves.

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RRP $24.95

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Planning for Learning in the EYLF: ICT

Author(s): Bridie Raban, Kay Margetts, Rachel Lindfield, Debra Maltas (click on the author's name for more titles)

Activities involving ICT designed to get children thinking and playing creatively while supporting their progress towards the EYLF learning outcomes.

These ideas help educators to easily shape weekly plans and involve parents in the chosen topic. Educators are encouraged to dip into the activities, choosing those that best meet the characteristics of each child and the families they are working with, and balancing these activities with those initiated by children themselves.

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RRP $24.95

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Planning for Learning in the EYLF: Shapes

Author(s): Bridie Raban, Kay Margetts, Rachel Lindfield, Penny Coltman (click on the author's name for more titles)

Activities involving shapes designed to get children thinking and playing creatively while supporting their progress towards the EYLF learning outcomes.

These ideas help educators to easily shape weekly plans and involve parents in the chosen topic. Educators are encouraged to dip into the activities, choosing those that best meet the characteristics of each child and the families they are working with, and balancing these activities with those initiated by children themselves.

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RRP $24.95

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Planning in the Context of the EYLF / OUT OF PRINT
Powerful, Practical and Pedagogically Sound

Author(s): Alma Fleet, Catherine Patterson (click on the author's name for more titles)

Planning in the context of the EYLF has been written for everyone who is working with the Early Years Learning Framework. Depending on your background and qualifications, some of the language may be more or less familiar to you.

These ideas will become more familiar as you discuss the EYLF with others. As you read through Planning in the context of the EYLF, you might like to have a copy of the Learning Framework and the Educators’ Guide nearby for reference. While these are practical guidebooks for educators, they may also be of interest to families and others who work closely with young children.

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RRP $15.95

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Playgrounds That Work
Creating Outdoor Play Environments for Children Birth to Eight Years

Author(s): Pauline Berry (click on the author's name for more titles)

This book offers early childhood staff, students, management committees and others working with young children the information needed to create appropriate outdoor learning environments based on children's playground behaviour, interests and developmental needs. Designed to assist and encourage the involvement of early childhood workers and members of the community in the planning-process. Information about drawing up a concept design is included to enable early childhood centres tp present their own basic designs to landscapers and contractors.

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RRP $44.95

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Policy Development in Early Childhood Settings
From Idea to Evaluation

Author(s): Leanne Gibbs (click on the author's name for more titles)

Policy Development in Early Childhood Settings acknowledges the uniqueness of each service. Along with the explanation of process and requirements there is a range of examples and policy excerpts, plus anecdotal accounts designed to promote clarity and assist services to formulate and implement their own unique policies. It stresses the importance of all policy in upholding the rights, dignity and potential of the community of the service and the strength it has in enhancing the educator's role in the care and education of young children.

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RRP $69.95

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Practical Solutions to Practically Every Problem
The Early Childhood Teacher's Manual

Author(s): Steffan Saifer (click on the author's name for more titles)

This updated classic offers hundreds of tested solutions for the tricky problems, questions, and concerns that are part of every early childhood professional's day.

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RRP $29.95

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Principles and Practice for Driving the EYLF

Author(s): Bridie Raban, Kay Margetts (click on the author's name for more titles)

The principles underpinning the EYLF( Belonging, Being and Becoming) underline the practice  identified by research evidence focused on helping all children to make progress in relation to the five learning outcomes: Identity, Community, Wellbeing, Learning and Communication
This book addresses issues concerning:
WHAT is the nature of these principles and related practice
WHY they are important
HOW they can be made operational in daily work with young children

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RRP $39.95

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Program Planning for Infants and Toddlers - 2nd Revised Edition
In Search of Relationships

Author(s): Margaret Sims (click on the author's name for more titles)

This book is designed as a resource for students and caregivers of infants and toddlers in group settings. It aims to support the curricula of both New Zealand — Te Whāriki, and Australia — Early Years Learning Framework, with particular reference to how these curricula relate to children three years and under.

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RRP $89.95

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Rapunzel's Supermarket Second edition
All About Young Children and Their Art

Author(s): Ursula Kolbe (click on the author's name for more titles)

This inspirational book is filled with ideas for helping children realise their potential as image-makers. Building on children's curiosity about their world, it offers many suggestions for drawing, painting, collage, clay work, puppet making and much more.

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RRP $69.95

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Reflections
Reggio Emilia Principles Within Australian Contexts

Author(s): Jan Millikan (click on the author's name for more titles)

The first Australian book on Reggio Emilia principles and the impact they have upon Australian Early Childhood Services. An excellent introduction for early childhood practitioners and students to the teaching principles of Reggio Emilia and the implications for care and education of young children in Australia.

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RRP $49.95

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Reflective Practice
A Handbook for Early Childhood Educators

Author(s): Liz Rouse (click on the author's name for more titles)

This book develops an understanding of reflective practice - now a key component of the training for the early childhood educator - as it applies to the early childhood professional.

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RRP $32.95

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