Resources to teach Early Childhood Education
Early childhood educators play an important role in giving children the best possible start in life – helping them develop social skills, literacy and numeracy skills, and healthy habits. These five resources are ideal for giving pre-service teachers the knowledge and confidence they need to become excellent educators in early childhood settings.
Mathematics in Early Childhood Education
This book explores maths in a range of early childhood contexts, including home, playgroup, childcare, preschool, and school. It is designed to help pre-service teachers build their confidence and develop a comprehensive professional identity as a mathematics educator.
2. The Early Childhood Educator For Certificate III
This edition of the best-selling resource aligns with CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care, covering all core units and a range of popular electives. It has been designed to support students’ learning and the RTO’s delivery of this important qualification.
3. Programming & Planning in Early Childhood Settings
A valuable resource for early childhood education students and practitioners, this book explores a range of approaches to curriculum and to documenting children’s learning. The strong focus on sociocultural theories of learning promotes awareness of children’s diverse experiences, competencies and learning styles.
4. Language, Literacy and Early Childhood Education
With explicit links to the Early Years Learning Framework and the Australian Curriculum, this comprehensive textbook focuses on language and literacy development from birth to age eight. It includes practical strategies and activities to equip pre-service teachers with the knowledge and skills they need to support language and literacy learning.
5. Investigating Mathematics, Science and Technology in Early Childhood
Taking a holistic approach, this book explores the ways in which young children develop their understanding of mathematics, science and technology through everyday play and investigation. It provides clear explanations and examples to help pre-service educators create meaningful learning experiences.