They provide feedback to parents and assist their families in guiding the children in their personal and academic growth. Good early childhood teachers will always be organized in setting up their classrooms and…
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Good teachers strive to read and learn the latest research and instrumental techniques so as to skill their student. They will also be well trained with appropriate developmental characteristics of the age group.
Nevertheless, they should develop the love of learning among the students by building on their natural curiosity. They should understand the role of play in young children. They thus provide the necessary equipment (Colker, 2008).
It is also essential for them to come up with designs that enable students to develop both large and small motor functions. Good early childhood teachers will use nonbias tools of assessment to monitor the performance of their students.
It is tremendously beneficial for them to have excellent classroom management skills with proper rules so as to enhance discipline among students. Lastly they should create an environment whereby students are able to appreciate each other’s differences (Colker,
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ntroduction 45 Research Design 45 Sample 47 Data Collection 47 Instrument 49 Entry of Data 49 Classification and Analysis of Data 50 Summary of Research Procedures 52 References 53 Chapter 1: Introduction Background The early childhood knowledge base has expanded considerably in recent years.
The daycare center had a playground for outdoor activities and classrooms for indoor activities. The preschooler I observed keenly was a 3 year old, Joey. He was playing an associative play of pretend kitchen with his classmates. He was very excited about the toy stove, cooking utensils and toy food.
Early childhood education refers the comprehensive nature of child development that takes place before the child goes to school. It shall cover physical, linguistic, social, cognitive and educational growth of a child in its first five to six years (Barker, 1987).
Early Childhood “Language, we may say, grow with human thought.” (Montessori, 1995). Maria Montessori believes people naturally want to communicate because human beings are social creatures. This is the reason why children have a natural urge for language.
Early Childhood Name Course Instructor’s Name Date Abstract The essay aims to discuss the importance of imagination and creativity in young children. It will also describe what the Montessori prepared environment is and how it aids in the development of the child.
As a process, play is based upon reinterpreting what they experience, learning about their observations, and committing those concepts to memory so that they can be used in order to further gain social understanding of the world. Through the use of language, interrelationships to concepts are formed which is a precursor to a more developed literacy.
Hence all those parties that deal with children can be of great importance in provision of information that can assist in elevating the position of the children, when pooled in an initiative that aims to solve the problems associated with children. This means that their collaboration in initiatives that aim to upraise the level of development and educational standards of the children would yield diversified information that can prove highly effective in taking care of the needs of the children.
At this very essential stage in a child's life, he or she should be furnished with a good teacher which will enable him or her to reach her full potential. Thus, the ultimate aim of a good early childhood teacher should be to bring out excellence in his or her students by having a thorough understanding of the techniques in teaching small children, being a good example, knowledgeable, and having the ability to impart knowledge.
20). Because highly effective educators have demonstrated to possess common traits (Pressley, Allington, Wharton-McDonald, Block, & Morrow, 2001; IRA, 2000), the purpose of this study was to identify characteristics of teaching expertise that distinguish highly effective instruction at different grade levels.