ABC Feelings provides award winning fun and interactive communication tools that encourage socially responsible communication by children, pre-teens, teens, parents, teachers, and other professionals. Resources include 22 x 28 multicultural posters, 11 x 17...
This magazine features "quality content available from the world's best children's writers and artists. Made with nontoxic ink, rounded corners, and no staples. BABYBUG safe for little ones to explore on their own.
Created since 1994, the joyful, brightly-illustrated...
Creation Unit for Toddlers and Pre-schoolers
A Teacher Bulletin unit for early childhood education. "This introductory lesson focuses on the literal, six-day creation story told in the book of Genesis of the Bible. The learning activities are samples purposefully chosen to teach concepts related...
A great variety of ideas for early childhood education, many as short videos of learning songs or teaching ideas. You can also join the free online preschool program.
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Life's Lessons Songs
0-2 years-Grade 1
From the company started by Fred Rogers, these short songs that help young children learn ways to handle emotions, conflicts, fears, and other life experiences. You will find children singing these little songs to help when they are sad or mad or practicing...
This set of five books, written especially for preschool listeners and early elementary readers, describes the plan of salvation from the fall of Lucifer to the end of the millennium. Includes breathtaking all-new full-color art specially commissioned for...
God, Creation and Me
An Adventist early childhood development curriculum which includes early skills and Bible materials.
Great Books Foundation
An adventure in thinking, the Great Books Foundation is a nonprofit educational organization. Junior Great Books combines interpretive discussion and activities with outstanding literature to help students of all abilities learn to read for meaning, think...
Handwriting Without Tears - Strategies for Success
These 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation handouts on handwriting fluency are an essential component of early learning. Strategies are developmentally appropriate and encourage oral language proficiency, fine and gross motor skills. They provide engaging...
Ideas and Activities for Developing Phonological Awareness Skills
This handbook (pdf) from the Virginia Department of Education is full of ideas for needs assessments, strategies, and resources for helping young learners develop phonological awareness.
Language Arts Materials Made By Teachers For Teachers
This site has absolutely wonderful FREE resources for both teachers and students for grades K-5 for reading and language arts. There are great center activities, games, sight word activities on the computer, vocabulary resources, and additional organizational...
Leap into Phonics
Leap into Phonics leads Pre-K through first graders the eight beginning phonemic awareness phonics skills including rhyming, auditory memory, sound segmentation, alphabet, sound substitution, blending sounds, identifying environmental sounds and nursery rhymes.
Maximising the Potential of the Third Teacher - Indoor Developmental Play Environments - 3-8 years
The educators of Reggio Emilia call the
environment the "third teacher" because it
"speaks to children about what they can do, how
and where they can do it and how they can work
together" (Paiman & Terrani, 1998, p.1). They...
My Bible Friends
Richly illustrated and beautifully written, this set of Bible stories was designed especially for ages 1 to 8. Outstanding art fills each page opening from corner to corner. Beautiful, yet simple language makes these books a pleasure to read time and time...
Native Ground Music, Historic American Music & Folklore
Native Ground Music is the comprehensive resource for authentic southern Appalachian music and traditional music of rural America, the Civil War, and the Old West. Includes gospel, bluegrass, and old-time folk music collections and a full catalog of outlaw...
Read Aloud - Why It Can Change You and Your Classroom
0-2 years-Grade 8
Reading aloud to your students will change their lives in ways that seem too incredible to be real. Based on Mem Fox’s Reading Magic, this 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation challenges teachers to make this part of their classroom routine and...
Samuel - God’s Helper
"The purpose of this unit is to introduce the young child to Jesus Christ, the Divine Son of our Heavenly Father through the loving and caring relationships formed with parents, primary early childhood professionals and peers." It includes separate...
Sign to Learn: American Sign Language in the Early Childhood Classroom
Everyone is talking about signing with young children. As a form of early communication for infants and toddlers, or as a transitioning tool for children just beginning to speak, the benefits of signing with hearing children are endless.
Sign to Learn is...
The Beginners Bible - Timeless Children's Stories
"Introduce children to the stories and characters of the Bible with this best-loved Bible storybook. Now updated with vibrant new art, text and stories, more than 90 favorite Bible stories come to life, making The Beginners Bible the perfect starting...
Transforming Classroom Practice - Amazing World of Seeds
A child's curiosity about seed pods leads to "a child-initiated journey of discovery that
spanned a term."