Promote Creative Discovery Cu r r i c u l u m / A c t i v i t i e s - P l a y & A r t GROWING THROUGH PLAY Cognitive and Social Development See how children learn important cognitive and social skills through their play. With real footage of children in a diverse classroom, this guided tour shows Mildred Parten’s stages of play and connects each to the learning styles of children at different ages. DVD, 30 min., and 20-pg. guide. #134901-N $49.95 MAGIC CAPES, AMAZING POWERS Transforming Superhero Play in the Classroom Eric Hoffman Alleviate adults’ worries about superhero and weapons play and allow children to do what they do best—play! This unique resource emphasizes redirection, storytelling, dramatic-play materials, antibias curriculum, and setting clear limits. Softbound, 224 pgs. #409501-N $31.95 MAKE YOUR OWN PLAYDOUGH, PAINT, AND OTHER CRAFT MATERIALS Easy Recipes to Use with Young Children Patricia Caskey Save money and have fun making your own craft supplies and art materials. This book contains more than 100 recipes—all tested for safety—for making dough, clay, paint, and much more, using ingredients from your kitchen. Softbound, 176 pgs. #416201-N $14.95 SENSORY AND ART Infant and Toddler Care Enhance children’s developing senses by giving them time to explore how something feels, looks, tastes, smells, and sounds. Watch as caregivers plan various art and sensory exploration experiences and provide a sense of safety and security so that very young children can use the “messy” activities with freedom. DVD, 24 min. Closed-Captioned. #403339-N $118.95 BEAUTIFUL STUFF! Learning with Found Materials Cathy Weisman Topal & Lella Gandini Encourage children to express their creativity as they discover and handle found and recyclable “stuff.” Hundreds of full-color photographs illustrate inspiring experiences with everyday objects. Age focus: 4 and up. Hardcover, 124 pgs. #408901-N $26.95 MAIL U 10 Yorkton Court • St. Paul, MN • 55117-1065FAXT TOLL-FREE: 800-641-0115 OUTSIDE THE U.S.: 651-641-0115 #540382-N $59.95 VISIONS OF CREATIVITY IN EARLY CHILDHOOD Connecting Theory, Practice, and Refl ection Joy Lubawy Develop a curriculum that supports children’s creativity as they explore, discover, and experience their world. Filled with full- color photographs and classroom stories and refl ections, this resource brings together a variety of theories and infl uences— including Howard Gardner’s theory of multiple intelligences, Reggio Emilia, and emergent curriculum—and practical applications to inspire meaningful learning. Each chapter explores a dimension of early learning—visual and aesthetic, musical and rhythmic, kinesthetic, mathematical and logical, naturalist, linguistic, interpersonal, and intrapersonal. Age focus: 3–5. Softbound, 264 pgs. PUB LISHEDBY R E DLEAF P R E SS CD- ROMCD - ROM CD - ROMCD - ROM and experience their world. Filled with full- and refl ections, this resource brings together and refl ections, this resource brings together children’s creativity as they explore, discover, 51 PUB LISHEDBY R E DLEAF P R E SS PUB LISHEDBY R E DLEAF P R E SS