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Curriculum and Assessment for Ages 0-5

Research Basis References

Bredekamp, S., & C. Copple, eds. 2009. Developmentally Appropriate Practice in Early Childhood Programs. Third Edition. Washington, DC: NAEYC.

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Copple, Carol, and Sue Bredekamp. 2006. Basics of Developmentally Appropriate Practice: An Introduction for Teachers of Children 3 to 6. Washington, DC: NAEYC.

Copple, C. (Ed.). “A World of Difference: Readings on Teaching Young Children”. 2003. Washington, DC: National Association for the Education of Young Children.

Derks, Fran. Hardin, Belinda J., Lohr, Laura G., and Wesley, Pat. 1998. The Infant-Toddler Planning Guide. Kaplan Press.

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“Exchange”. 2000-2010. The Early Childhood Leader’s Magazine.

“From Neurons to Neighborhoods”, by Shonkoff and Phillips, 2000.

Gould, Patti, and Joyce Sullivan. 2004. The Inclusive Early Childhood Classroom: Easy Ways to Adapt Learning Centers for All Children. Beltsville: Gryphon House.

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Gronlund, Gaye. 2006. “Make Early Learning Standards Come Alive. Connecting Your Practice and Curriculum to State Guidelines. Redleaf Press.

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Jalongo, Mary Renck. 2008. Learning to Listen, Listening to Learn. NAEYC.

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Sanders, Stephen W. 2002. Active for Life: Developmentally Appropriate Movement Programs for Young Children. Washington, DC: NAEYC.

Schickedanz, Judith A. 1999. Much More Than ABCs: The Early Stages of Reading and Writing. Washington, DC: NAEYC.

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Taylor, Barbara J. 1999. A Child Goes Forth: A Curriculum Guide for Preschool Children. Ninth Edition. Columbus: Merrill.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 2003. The Head Start Path to Positive Child Outcomes: The Head Start Child Outcomes Framework. Alexandria: Head Start Information and Publication Center.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 2001. Head Start Program Performance Standards and Other Regulations. Alexandria: Head Start Information and Publication Center. Nilsen, Barbara Ann. 2010. 5th Edition. “Week by Week”. Wadsworth.

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