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Education Resources


ACTIVE SUPERVISION

Active Supervision Program Reflection Tool Worksheet for Center Leaders

Active Supervision Important Resource Links

Supervision of Children Fact Sheet by Northern Health

 

AGES AND STAGES QUESTIONAIRES (ASQ-3) RESOURCES

Get to Know ASQ-3

How ASQ-3 Works

Six Easy Steps to Screening Success

Activity Ideas Supporting ASQ-3 for Children Birth-5 Years:  Read With Me Calendar   ASQ Toolkit Activity Sheets

ASQ-3 Questions and GOLD Objectives

 

CREATIVE CURRICULUM — From The Creative Curriculum®by Teaching Strategies

Setting Up a Classroom for 20 Preschool Children

Setting Up a Room for 8-12 Toddlers or Twos

Purchase the Creative Curriculum for Preschool

Curriculum Pacing Guide for Preschool


CYCLE OF ASSESSMENT

Cycle of Curriculum and Assessment in TS GOLD 2016-2017 (revised August 2016)


 

LANGUAGE AND LITERACY

Infants & Toddlers

What We Know About Early Language and Literacy Development — Two page introduction/overview from Brain Wonders and Zero to Three.

www.EarlyLiteracyLearning.org— Center for Early Literacy Learning Website with teacher resources and video examples as well as products for sale. Early Literacy Development at

www.ReadingRockets.org— Website with additional links to many articles including information for both teachers and parents around language and literacy development, books, RTI for struggling readers, and more.

 
Preschool

The Essentials of Early Literacy Instruction — Article written for NAEYC that clearly defines essential components of early literacy instruction.

www.EarlyLiteracyLearning.org — Center for Early Literacy Learning Website with teacher resources and video examples as well as products for sale.

Early Literacy Development at www.ReadingRockets.org — Website with additional links to many articles including information for both teachers and parents around language and literacy development, books, RTI for struggling readers, and more.

www.GetReadyToRead.org (Early Literacy section) — Written for parents with useful information for teachers.

 

LESSON PLANS

Directions (MS Word document): "Save" with a new name to your computer before typing content.

3-Day Creative Curriculum Planning Template

4-Day Creative Curriculum Planning Template

5-Day Creative Curriculum Planning Template



MONITORING

2015-16 Education Screenings

2015-16 Education Curriculum and Assessment

2015-16 Education CLASS

2015-16 Education On-Site Checklist(updated 9/23/15)



SCHOOL READINESS

Infants & Toddlers

Look at Me! Using Focused Child Observation with Infants and Toddlers (Podcast) — Using child observations with Infants/Toddlers.

School Readiness Goals for Infants and Toddlers — Examples of School Readiness Goals for Infants/Toddlers from the Early Head Start National Resource Center.

School Readiness Action Steps for Infants and Toddlers — From the Head Start Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center (ECLKC).

Foundations of School Readiness: Cognition & General Knowledge — From the Early Head Start National Resource Center.

Foundations of School Readiness: Language & Literacy — From the Early Head Start National Resource Center.

 

Preschool

Head Start Approach to School Readiness — From the Head Start National Center on Quality Teaching and Learning.

Strategies for a Successful Kindergarten Transition — From the Head Start National Center on Quality Teaching and Learning.

Transition to Kindergarten from the Child's Perspective — A video looking at kindergarten transition from a child's eyes.

Transition Planning Tools (Word document) — An example of what a completed Transition Plan might look like.

Transition Plan Template (Word document) — A blank document for documenting your Transition Plan.

Washington State Early Learning and Development Guidelines: Birth through 3rd Grader 2012 — From the Washington State Department of Early Learning (DEL).