Early Childhood Themes Book 1 Infant Classes Prim Ed.
Early childhood themes offer both teacher-directed and child-directed cross-curricular, hands-on activities designed to stimulate curiosity, exploration and imagination. Each book is divided into four thematic units covering a selection of topics appropriate to the age group. The series provides an ideal supplement to any early childhood programme.
Each thematic unit consists of:
concepts and vocabulary covered in the theme
letter templates for parent communication
learning centre ideas
a list of recommended reading related to each theme
discussion points to promote discussion on each theme prior to activities
a variety of cross-curricular activities in the areas of maths, sensory activities, motor skills, alphabet activities, art and cooking
fingerplays and felt board activities with accompanying songs and movements
a selection of time-saving copymasters for each theme
themes can be used with the whole class, a small group, individually or in a classroom learning centre