"100 Ideas for Teaching Creative Development" provides anyone who is involved with development in the early years with a focus for developing children's understanding using a range of inspiring ideas.This book will be essential reading for any practitioner involved with children's development in the early years. Focusing on creative development the author provides one hundred practical and inspiring ideas for use in the education setting.This series offers 100 practical and innovative ideas for all practitioners working with children in the early years.
Wendy Bowkett has worked in early years settings for 30 years. For fifteen years she ran her own private nursery. Stephen Bowkett taught English for 18 years in Leicestershire High Schools. He is now a full-time writer and trainer.
Each aspect of learning in the Early Years Foundation Stage is subdivided into further strands - these will be used as chapters within the book. Within each strand there are learning objectives for different age groups so the ideas with be banded into three age groups 0-1, 1-3 & 3-5.; 1. Exploring media and materials; 2. Music; 3. Development of imagination in music dance, role play and story; 4. Responding to experiences; 5. Expressing and communicating ideas.