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?


http://www4.esc13.net/ppcd



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

-https://apps.esc13.net/wistia/gallery/9pmde9m4ak

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):

https://www.naeyc.org/files/naeyc/file/positions/DEC_NAEYC_EC_updatedKS.pdf


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

https://apps.esc13.net/wistia/gallery/9pmde9m4ak


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