Saturday 02 July, 2022

Making Links

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Making Links

A Collaborative Approach to Planning and Practice in Early Childhood Services

Author(s): Anne Stonehouse, Janet Gonzalez-Mena (click on the author's name for more titles)

ISBN: 9781876138165

Binding: Paperback

Size: 176mm x 245mm

Published by: Pademelon Press

RRP $49.95

Endorsed by Early Childhood Australia

Written by two highly regarded early chilhood professionals, this collaborative approach focuses on what you need to know about children, how you translate that information into plans and practice in programs, and ways to engage parents in the process.

There are linking concepts that run through the entire book. They are:

  1. authentic experiences
  2. a broad approach to planning
  3. parents and children as partners with practitioners
  4. a positive image of the child
  5. discipline and guidance
  6. diversity and inclusion


About the Authors
Chapter 1: A Perspective on Curriculum
Chapter 2: The Adults in Children's Experiences: Parents and Professionals in Collaboration
Chapter 3: Sources of Knowledge, Foundations for Practice
Chapter 4: What's Worth Knowing About Each Child
Chapter 5: Gathering Information and Planning
Chapter 6: Action Based on Collaboration