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

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Gryphon House, Inc., 2003 - Education - 640 pages
Are you searching for just the right story to reinforce your theme? Trying to play a game but can't remember the rules? Looking for your favorite no-bake cookie recipe? It's all right here! This book is chock full of over 500 ways to enhance any curriculum. The companion to The Complete Book of Rhymes, Songs, Poems, Fingerplays, and Chants, it's a teacher's best friend!
 

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it is a verry good book

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Watch out for those ingredients! I can't believe a recipe for toddlers calls for borax! One ounce of that will kill an adult male, so using it in a recipe for toddler paint strikes me as patently irresponsible.

Contents

The complete Book of Activities Games Stories Props Recipes and Dances
13
Thematic Chart
16
Apple and Worm Match Game 20 Egg Carton Shake
31
Bowling Pins 24 Newspaper Hats
37
Ring Toss
43
Weaving Looms
49
Hula Hoop Toss 68 One Elephant
79
Tightrope Walking
88
The Crow and the Fox 189 The Lions Haircut
193
The Magic Pot 201 Susie Moriar
203
Egbert the Egg Cornstarch Paint
222
Homemade Gas 252 Crispy Hearts
264
Soap Paint 256 Healthy Treats
270
Painted Cookies 276 Go In and Out the Windows
287
Old Joe ClarkRound and Round
293
TuttiFruitti Ice Sparkle 280 The Swim
299

Name That Tune 78
120
The complete Book of Activities Games Stories Props Recipes and Dances
133
The Calliope 96 I Like Purple
143
OkkiTokkiUnga Old MacDonald
160
The Color Song Silly Millie
166
The Elf and the Dormouse
172
Five Little Chickadees The Three Little Pigs
178

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About the author (2003)

Pam Schiller, Ph.D., is an early childhood author, consultant, and highly sought after speaker. She has written numerous articles for early childhood journals, including Child Care Information Exchange and Texas Child Care Quarterly. Pam is the author of five early childhood curriculums, eleven children's books and more than 30 teacher and parent resource books. Jackie Silberg is an early childhood advocate and popular keynote speaker nationally and internationally. She received the Distinquished Alumna Award from Emporia State University, recognizing her current achievements as well as her long and prolific career. Jackie lectures at Johnson County Community College.

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