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Frameworks Learning Development : Working in Children's Services  Series 2nd Edition - Karen Kearns

Frameworks Learning Development

Working in Children's Services Series 2nd Edition

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Published: 9th February 2010
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Written to support delivery of units in the Diploma of Children's Services, this text explores children's development, and the skills and philosophies needed to design programs for individual children and groups. Each of the books in the Working in Children's Services series has been written to assist students in attaining the skills and knowledge required to achieve a Children's Services qualification. With an easy-to-read style and engaging full-colour presentation.

About The Author

Karen Kearns M.Ed. (EC), B.Ed. (EC), Grad.Dip.Ed. (Spec.Ed.), Dip.Teach. (EC) and Cert. IV Assessment and Workplace Training.

Karen is the founder of an RTO specialising in child care and has been actively involved in early childhood education as a teacher, Children’s Services Advisor, lecturer and consultant. She is co-author of several early childhood texts and has a special interest in the management of children’s services.

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Brilliant help for Diploma!!

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    Read your assignment questions then read the section in the book! Plain speaking and so helpful !

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        This book is a must have for anyone in the childrens services industry!

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        4.0

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          Have used this book heaps with my diploma of childrens services. It is very Handy.

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          My order arrived before estimated date and in perfect condition.Would recommend Booktopia as a great online source.

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          5.0

          Great resource!

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            Great resource for those studying early childhood or working in this area.

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              Iam studing my diploma in Childrens Services and this book is fanastic, full of information relating to child care and the new EYLF

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                I bought this book for my Child Care course and it is a perfect reference when it comes to assignments! Definitely a good book!

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                I was really impressed with how fast i received this book after purchasing it. In less than a day, the book was already shipped and the next morning, the book was delivered to me. Definitely would come back to Booktopia to purchase my book.

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                Chapter 1: Frameworks for Learning
                FRAMEWORKS
                Introduction
                What Do We Want for Children?
                Summary

                Chapter 2: Gathering Information for Learning
                DOCUMENTING
                Gathering Information for Learning
                The Social and Emotional Environment
                Summary

                Chapter 3: Planning for Learning: Social Development
                BECOMING SOCIAL
                Introduction
                Relationships in a Socio-Cultural Context
                Emotional and Social Wellbeing
                Guiding Children’s Behaviour
                Summary

                Chapter 4: Planning for Learning: Supporting Language and Communication
                COMMUNICATING
                Introduction
                Supporting Language Acquisition: The Role of the Practitioner
                Languages Other than English (LOTE)
                Emergent Literacy
                Summary

                Chapter 5: Planning for Learning: Cognitive Development
                THINKING
                Introduction
                Theoretical Perspectives
                Aspects of Cognitive Development
                Strategies to Support Cognitive Development
                Planning for Learning
                Summary

                Chapter 6: Planning for Learning: Physical Development
                PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT
                Introduction
                Factors that Influence Physical Growth and Development
                Summary

                Chapter 7: Support for Learning: Children with Additional Needs
                ADDITIONAL NEEDS
                Introduction
                Children with Additional Needs: A Theoretical Perspective
                Planning for Inclusion
                Working with Other Agencies
                Ways of ‘Seeing’ Children
                Developmental and Behavioural Alerts
                Monitoring and Review
                Summary

                Chapter 8: Putting It All Together
                PLANNING
                The Context
                Early Childhood Pedagogy
                Summary

                ISBN: 9781442514287
                ISBN-10: 1442514280
                Series: Working in Children's Services
                Audience: Primary / High School
                Format: Paperback
                Language: English
                Number Of Pages: 552
                Published: 9th February 2010
                Publisher: Pearson Education Australia
                Country of Publication: AU
                Edition Number: 2