9780827383630

Creative Activities for Young Children

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  • ISBN13:

    9780827383630

  • ISBN10:

    0827383630

  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 11/13/1997
  • Publisher: CENGAGE Delmar Learning
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"Creative Activities for Young Children, 7th Edition," is an excellent tool for fostering creativity in young children and can be used by two and four-year colleges and universities, technical colleges, child care provider training, and child care centers. It is also an appealing guide for parents and homeschool providers.

Table of Contents

Preface vii
Part 1 Theories Relating to Child Development 1(222)
Section 1 Fostering Creativity and Aesthetics in Young Children 2(46)
Unit 1 The Concept of Creativity
3(10)
Unit 2 Promoting Creativity
13(13)
Unit 3 The Concept of Aesthetics
26(11)
Unit 4 Promoting Aesthetic Experiences
37(11)
Section 2 Planning and Implementing Creative Activities 48(38)
Unit 5 Children, Teachers, and Creative Activities
49(15)
Unit 6 Creative Environments
64(12)
Unit 7 Using Media to Promote Creativity
76(10)
Section 3 Art and the Development of the Young Child 86(56)
Unit 8 Art and Social-Emotional Growth
87(15)
Unit 9 Art and Physical-Mental Growth
102(17)
Unit 10 Development Levels and Art
119(23)
Section 4 The Early Childhood Art Program 142(54)
Unit 11 Program Basics: Goals, Setting Up, Materials, and Strategies
143(23)
Unit 12 Two-Dimensional Activities
166(16)
Unit 13 Three-Dimensional Activities
182(14)
Section 5 Play, Development, and Creativity 196(27)
Unit 14 The Role of Creative Play in Development
197(13)
Unit 15 Dramatic Play and Puppetry
210(13)
Part 7 Theory into Practice: Creative Activities for the Early Childhood Program 223(317)
Section 6 Creative Activities in Other Curricular Areas 224(170)
Unit 16 Creative Movement
225(13)
Unit 17 Creative Music
238(16)
Unit 18 Creative Language Experiences
254(35)
Unit 19 Creative Sciencing
289(27)
Section 7 Fostering Creativity and Aesthetics in Young Children 316(78)
Unit 20 Creative Mathematics
316(17)
Unit 21 Creative Food Experiences
333(23)
Unit 22 Creative Social Studies
356(19)
Unit 23 Creative Health and Safety Experiences
375(19)
Section 7 Creative Activities Involving Holidays 394(86)
Unit 24 Halloween
395(24)
Unit 25 Thanksgiving
419(11)
Unit 26 December Holidays
430(18)
Unit 27 Valentine's Day
448(10)
Unit 28 Spring and Summer Holidays
458(22)
Section 8 Creative Activities Involving Seasons 480(60)
Unit 29 Autumn
481(18)
Unit 30 Winter
499(11)
Unit 31 Spring
510(15)
Unit 32 Summer
525(15)
Appendix A Fine and Gross Motor Skills 540(2)
Appendix B Language Development Objectives and Activities for Infants and Toddlers 542(2)
Appendix C Basic Program Equipment for an Early Childhood Center 544(3)
Appendix D Room and Yard Organization, Exhibitions, and Displays 547(4)
Appendix E Recycled Materials 551(3)
Appendix F Criteria for Selecting Play Equipment for Young Children 554(2)
Glossary 556(5)
Index 561

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