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Preschool-Age Care & Activities
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Title

Author

Subject

Description

Code

Active for Life

Sanders

Movement, Preschool

Developmentally appropriate movement programs for young children

SR3

All About Me

Pfeffer

Curriculum, Preschool

Developing self-image and self-esteem with hands-on learning activities

IT2, L2-7

Art: Basic for Young Children

Lasky, Mukerji, NAEYC

Art , Preschool

Why and how to implement art and creative experiences

CCRR

Best of Dr. Jean: Puppets & Storytime

Feldman

Early Literacy, Preschool, Activities

More than 100 delightful, skill-building ideas and activities for early learners

SR1

Best of Dr. Jean: Reading & Writing

Feldman

Early Literacy, Preschool, Activities

More than 100 delightful, skill-building ideas and activities for early learners

SR1

Cheers and Celebrations (CD-ROM)

Feldman

Music, Preschool, Activities

Watch Dr. Jean on your computer and learn several ways to encourage young children

L2-8

Complete Book of Activities, Games, Stories, Props, Recipes, and Dances for Young Children, The

Schiller, Silberg

Music & Movement, Preschool

Over 600 thematic selections to enhance preschool curriculum

GE3, TBP2

Complete Book of Rhymes, Songs, Poems, Finger-plays and Chants, The

Silberg, Schiller

Music & Rhymes & Movement, Preschool, Infant/Toddler

Build a strong foundation in skills such as listening imagination, & coordination

IT1

Creative Art for the Developing Child

Cherry

Art, Preschool

Teacher’s handbook for implementing art in early childhood programs

SR4

Creative Resource for Bulletin Boards in the Early Childhood Classroom

Herr, Libby

Art & Crafts, Preschool

Features interactive, child-created, decorative and conceptual bulletin boards

RT4

Creative Resources for the Early Childhood Classroom

Jerr, Libby

Preschool, Curriculum

64 themes with related curriculum activities

SR3, TBP1

Designing Preschool Movement Programs

Sanders

Preschool, Movement

Movement curriculum for children ages 3 - 5

SR3

Don’t Move the Muffin Tins

Bos

Art, Preschool

A hands-off guide to art for the young child

SR4

Everyday Discoveries

MacDonald

Science, Math, Preschool, Activities

Amazingly easy science and math using stuff you already have

SR2, GE3

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Kindergarten But Didn’t Know Whom to Ask

Church

Preschool, Partnering with Parents

Parent’s guide to quality kindergarten experience

SR1

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Preschool But Didn’t Know Whom to Ask

Church, Matthews

Preschool, Partnering with Parents

Parents’ guide to quality preschool

SR3

Fee, Fie, Phonemic Awareness

Hohmann

Early Literacy, Preschool

130 prereading activities for preschoolers

SR1

Get Ready, Set, Grow!

Morris, Crilly

Preschool, Curriculum

Preplanned calendar of preschool activities

L2-7

Giant Encyclopedia of Circle Time and Group Activities for Children 3 to 6, The

Charner

Preschool, Curriculum

600+ circle time and group activities with related songs and books

L2-7, SR1

Here We Go... Watch Me Grow!

Hendricks, Smith

Preschool, Health, Curriculum

A preschool health curriculum

SR3

Hey Mom, I'm Bored!

Evans, O'Haire

School-Age, Preschool, Curriculum

100 games, activities, and brain teasers to keep kids of all ages entertained

SA3

Inclusive Learning Center Book for Preschool Children With Special Needs, The

Isbell, Isbell

Special Needs, Curriculum,  Preschool

Information for creating an inclusive classroom with adaptable activities for children with varying special needs

SN4, SN1, SN3

Instant Curriculum, The

Schiller, Rossano

Curriculum, Preschool

500 learning activities for young children

SR2, TBP2

Investigating Science with Young Children

Althouse

Science, Preschool

Process oriented science learning suggestions

SR3

Jump into Literacy

Pica

Preschool

Over 100 lively literacy activites for preschool children

SN2

Language and Literacy

High/Scope

Preschool, Literacy,

Recognize and support important learning experiences in the classroom, center or home

CCRR

Learning Through Play: Art

Hereford, Schall

Preschool, Activities, Play, Art

How children learn through art experiences, activity ideas included

SR2

Learning Through Play: Blocks

Church, Miller

Preschool, Activities, Toys, Play

Using blocks to help children learn, activity ideas included

SR2

Learning Through Play: Cooking

Feeney

Preschool, Activities, Play, Food

How children learn through cooking experiences, activity ideas included

SR2

Learning Though Play: Dramatic Play

Hereford, Schall

Preschool, Activities, Math, Play

Effectively incorporating play as a teaching tool, activity ideas included

SR3

Learning Through Play: Language

Miller

Preschool, Activities, Early Literacy, Play

Effectively incorporating play to teach language, activity ideas included

SR1

Learning Through Play: Math

Waite-Stupiansky, Stupiansky

Preschool, Activities, Math, Play

Effectively incorporating play to teach math, activity ideas included

SR2

Learning Through Play: Music & Movement

Church

Preschool, Music & Movement, Activities, Play

Effectively incorporating music and movement to teach children, activity ideas included

SR3

Learning Through Play: Problem Solving

Church

Dramatic Play, Activities, Preschool, Play

Effectively using dramatic play as teaching tool, activity ideas included

SR2

Learning Through Play: Science

Kleinsinger

Preschool, Science, Activities, Play

How children learn science through play, activity ideas included

SR2

Learning to Read and Write (large green book)

Neuman, Copple, Bredekamp, NAEYC

Early Literacy, Preschool

Research and developmentally appropriate practices for young children

CCRR, FCC1, L2-2

Living Classroom, The

Armington, NAEYC

Early Literacy, Preschool

Writing, reading, and beyond; how to bring literacy learning to life

SR1

Making Toys for Preschool Children

Miller, Gibbs

Toys, Crafts, Preschool

Using ordinary stuff to create extraordinary play

L1-2

More Than Counting

Moomaw, Hieronymus

Math, Preschool, Curriculum

Whole math activities for preschool and kindergarten

CCRR, SR2 (2), TBP3

More Than Magnets

Moomaw, Hieronymus

Science, Preschool, Curriculum

Exploring the wonders of science PreK - K

SR2, SR4, TBP3

More Than Painting

Moomaw, Hieronymus

Art & Crafts, Preschool

Learn how to talk with children about their art, how to recognize stages in a child's development and more!

TBP4

More Than Singing with Cassette Tape

Moomaw

Music, Preschool, Curriculum

Activities for discovering music with children

L2-1, SR1

More Than Singing (with CD) Moomaw

Preschool, Music

Learn how to incorporate music throughout the day and during group times SN2

More Than the ABCs

Schickedanz, NAEYC

Early Literacy, Preschool

Recognizing and supporting the early stages of reading and writing

L2-2

Mudpies to Magnets

Williams, Rockwell, Sherwood

Science, Curriculum, Preschool

A preschool science curriculum

SR2

Music: A Way of Life for the Young Child

Bayless, Ramsey

Music, Curriculum, Preschool

Songs and musical activities for young children

SR3

Nature Tunes (cassette tape)

Stafford

Music & Rhymes,  Preschool

Cassette tape featuring 47 songs, rhymes and finger plays

L2-2

Number in Preschool and Kindergarten

Kamii

Math, Preschool

Practical guide based on Piaget's theories for everyday activities and games to stimulate numerical thinking

CCRR

Nutrition Activities for Preschoolers

Cryer, Harms, Ray

Food & Nutrition, Preschool

Ideas for teaching nutrition through all curriculum areas

SR3

Off to School

Hannigan

Preschool, Partnering with Parents

Parent’s-eye view of the kindergarten year

SA2

Open the Door, Let's Explore

Redleaf

Curriculum, Preschool

Neighborhood fieldtrips for young children

L2-5, L2-7, TBP4

Open the Door, Let's Explore More!

Redleaf

Curriculum, Preschool

Fieldtrips of discovery for young children

L1-1, L2-5, L2-7

Peaceful Classroom, The

Smith

Behavior & Guidance, Preschool, Curriculum

162 easy activities to teach preschoolers compassion and cooperation

FCC1

Phonemic Awareness Activites for Early Reading Success photo

Blevins

Early Literacy, Preschool, Activities

Easy, playful activities that prepare children for phonics instruction

SR1

Phonemic Awareness: Songs & Rhymes and CD

Blevins

Early Literacy, Preschool, Activities, Music

Lively audio CD, reproducible songs and rhyme sheets, and easy lessons that prepare children for phonics instruction

SR1

Picture Sorting for Phonemic Awareness

Leber

Early Literacy, Preschool, Activities, Games

Reproducible picture cards with hands-on sorting games & activities that get kids ready for reading

SR1

Places and Spaces for Preschool And Primary (Indoors)

Vergeront, NAEYC

Preschool, Child Care Environment

Setting up the indoor early childhood space

CCRR, FCC2

Places and Spaces for Preschool And Primary (Outdoors)

Vergeront, NAEYC

Preschool, Child Care Environment

Setting up the outdoor early childhood space

CCRR

Playing with Print

Bloom

Early Literacy, Preschool

Incorporating print into every part of the day

L2-2, SR1, CCRR

Poking, Pinching & Pretending

Smith, Goldhaber

Preschool

Strategies for observing and documenting children's interactions

GE1

Preschool Appropriate Practices

Beaty

Preschool, Curriculum

Appropriate center activities and background developmental information

SR4

Preschool Art

Kohl

Art & Crafts, Preschool

200 process-oriented art experiences for children 3 - 6

SR4

Preschool Art: Clay and Dough

Kohl

Art & Crafts, Preschool

50 great process-oriented ways to explore and create with play dough, tissue mâché, yeast dough, peanut butter dough, and more

GE4

Preschool Art: Collage and Paper

Kohl

Art & Crafts, Preschool

50 great process-oriented ways to explore and create with paper, feathers, buttons, and other easy-to-find materials

GE4

Preschool Art: Craft and Construction

Kohl

Art & Crafts, Preschool

50 great process-oriented ways to explore and create with lace, string, fabric, glue, and other easy-to-find materials

GE4, RT4

Preschool Art: Drawing

Kohl

Art & Crafts, Preschool

50 great process-oriented ways to explore and create with chalk, crayons, stencils, textures, and more

GE4, TBP1

Preschool Art: Painting

Kohl

Art & Crafts, Preschool

50 great process-oriented ways to explore and create using baking soda, shoe polish, vegetable dyes, and other surprising materials

GE4, TBP4

Preschool Classroom Management

Warner, Lynch

Preschool, Guidance & Discipline

Encourage positive interactions and relationships with children

SR4, RT2

Prosocial Guidance for the Preschool Child

Beaty

Guidance & Discipline, Preschool

A new approach to behavior management in the preschool classroom

SR4

Quick & Fun Games for Preschoolers

Guerrero

Play & Games, Preschool

Games and activities for preschoolers

SR4

Ready, Set, Explore

Barron

Science, Preschool, Curriculum

60 playful science activities for you and your child to share

SR2

Sesame Street: Evitemos Fuegos con Sesame Street with cassette

Children's Television Workshop

Music, Preschool, Health & Safety

Activity book with accompanying cassette of songs and stories to help children learn fire safety (Spanish version)

L2-3

Sesame Street: Fire Safety Station with cassette

Children's Television Workshop

Music, Preschool, Health & Safety

Activity book with accompanying cassette of songs and stories to help children learn fire safety (also available in Spanish)

L2-3

Sing and Learn Songs for Children with cassette

Slade

Music, Preschool

Songs and visuals for 11 original children’s songs

SR4

Singable Songs for the Very Young (cassette tape)

Raffi

Music, Preschool

Cassette tape with 19 children's songs

L1-1

Star Power for Preschoolers

Oser

Preschool, Play & Games

Learning life skills through physical play

SR3

Storytelling with Puppets, Props, & Playful Tales

Huff

Early Literacy, Preschool, Activities

Make stories come alive with activities, puppets and props

SR4

Teaching Children About Food

Berman, Fromer

Food & Nutrition, Preschool, Curriculum

Preschool unit focusing on all aspects of food

L2-7

Workjobs II

Baratta-Lorton

Science, Preschool, Curriculum

Number activities for early childhood

SR2

Year of Shapes, A

Kranyik

Preschool, Curriculum

Shapes Teaching Unit

L2-7

Young Child and Mathematics, The

Copley, NAEYC

Math, Preschool

Activities and strategies to create mathematic worlds for children

SR2

Your Child at Play: Three to Five Years

Segal, Adcock

Preschool, Play & Games, Child Issues & Development

Preschoolers’ conversation, creativity, cognitive learning, development and activity ideas

L1-1, SR3

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