PPCD meeting!

October 4: Metz Elementary, 3:30-4:30

Wheel of Life Activity

- Recreation

- Partnership

- Finance

- Cleanliness

- Health

- Friendship

- Work

Updated Early Childhood Outcomes and Pre-K Guidelines Alignment Document

How do you use the ECO/Pre-k Guidelines Alignment Document in your classroom?


Incorporating Language and Literacy into Small Group Activities

What are some of your favorite strategies for increasing communication in your students?

- http://www.toddlerapproved.com/2012/11/five-tips-to-help-your-toddler-learn.html

- http://www.hanen.org/Helpful-Info/Fun-Activities/How-to-Sing-with-Toddlers-The-Hanen-Way.aspx

Expanding Expressive Language - Watch and Identify Strategies Being Used


Inclusion: an open conversation

What are some of the barriers to providing meaningful inclusion? What are some ways you've overcome these barriers?

- Strategies that work (work in groups/come up with practical examples for each recommended practice):


- Increasing independence (watch video and jot down key words):


Additional Resources:

- http://dddc.rutgers.edu/pdf/prompting.pdf

Inviting Families Into the Conversation

How do you invite meaningful participation from families?

- http://www.parentcompanion.org/

- Strategies for Increasing the Home to School Connection

- Strategies for Generalizing Skills Across Settings