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Young children's behaviour : practical approaches for caregivers and teachers

Author: Louise Porter
Publisher: Sydney ; Philadelphia : MacLennan & Petty, ©1999.
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"In Young Children's Behaviour - Practical Approaches for Caregivers and Teachers, Louise Porter aims to provide practical suggestions for responding to young children's behaviour, using a child-centred perspective that is consistent with the educational goals of staff; suggest behaviour management techniques that safeguard the emotional needs of the child as well as the rights of other children and adults in the  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Porter, Louise, 1958-
Young children's behaviour.
Sydney ; Philadelphia : MacLennan & Petty, ©1999
(OCoLC)988862852
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Porter
ISBN: 0864331436 9780864331434
OCLC Number: 39444730
Description: xiv, 304 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Foundations of a guidance approach --
Core values of early childhood education --
Ethical principles --
Educational tenets --
Debates about discipline --
Contrasting philosophies --
Implications for practice --
Skills for guiding children --
Prevention of inconsiderate behaviour --
Provide a child-friendly environment --
Meet children's emotional and social needs --
Provide an individually appropriate program --
Children's emotional needs --
Meeting children's emotional needs --
Safety and security --
Autonomy --
Self-esteem --
Meeting children's social needs --
Connectedness to adults --
Friendships --
Social skills interventions --
Responding to inconsiderate behaviour --
Origins of inconsiderate behaviour --
Primary causes --
Secondary reactions --
Responses to the behaviour types --
The attention-seeking myth --
Communicating to solve problems --
Listening --
Assertiveness --
Collaborative problem solving --
Responding to everyday disruptions --
Graded responses --
Teaching children emotional self-control --
Methods to teach self-control --
Resolving chronic difficulties --
Check your preventive measures --
Fine-tune your interventions --
Specific behavioural challenges of young children --
Disruptions during routines --
Meal times --
Sleep times --
Group time disruptions --
Toileting --
Separating from parents --
Reunions --
Clinging to staff --
Use of manners --
Transitions --
Social and play difficulties --
Isolated children --
Reticence (not joining in) --
Shyness --
Prejudice and discrimination --
Exclusion.
Responsibility: Louise Porter.

Abstract:

"In Young Children's Behaviour - Practical Approaches for Caregivers and Teachers, Louise Porter aims to provide practical suggestions for responding to young children's behaviour, using a child-centred perspective that is consistent with the educational goals of staff; suggest behaviour management techniques that safeguard the emotional needs of the child as well as the rights of other children and adults in the group; and embed these concepts within a clear and accessible theoretical framework."--BOOK JACKET. "Students, caregivers and teachers will benefit from the conversational style and step-by-step approach."--Jacket.

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