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The Crisis Manual for Early Childhood Teachers - How to Handle the Really Difficult Problems - cover

The Crisis Manual for Early Childhood Teachers - How to Handle the Really Difficult Problems

Carol Garboden Murray

Publisher: Gryphon House Inc.

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Written for teachers of hearing children from birth to age six, Simple Signing with Young Children is the perfect introduction to American Sign Language. Organized by age, there are chapters for infants, toddlers, and preschool children, with age-appropriate signs. The chapter written for teachers of infants focuses on using beginning signs as a bridge to language, while the toddler chapter focuses on signs to promote expression, enrich vocabulary, and teach social skills. The preschool chapter places an emphasis on using signs to enhance emergent literacy skills.

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