Great Afterschool Programs and Spaces That Wow! by Linda J. ArmstrongGreat Afterschool Programs and Spaces That Wow! by Linda J. Armstrong

Great Afterschool Programs and Spaces That Wow!

byLinda J. Armstrong, Christine A. Schmidt

Paperback | July 1, 2013

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Does your afterschool program have the WOW factor?Create a high quality school-age program that is exciting, inviting, and reflects the interests, abilities, and needs of the children. Whether your program operates before or after school, on non-school days, during the summer, or overnight, you can create a dynamic environment where everyone will enjoy spending time. This book is filled with hundreds of ideas from setting up a quiet reading nook to tackling clutter reflecting the authors years of experience and hundreds of visits to a variety of school-age programs. It takes you through all of the considerations that affect your program and then lays out a process to help you improve the three dimensions of a school-age environment.Temporal: Establish schedules, routines, rules, and learning opportunities to meet children s needsInterpersonal: Facilitate the relationships and social interactions of children, staff, families, and the greater communityPhysical: Create sensory-rich indoor and outdoor spaces Linda J. Armstrong and Christine A. Schmidt are experienced educational consultants who serve children and youth programs throughout the United States.
Linda J. Armstrong is a consultant for child and youth programs throughout the country. She provides training and speaks at conferences around the world. Additionally, she serves in a variety of positions for several non-profit organizations. Linda is the author of Family Child Care Homes: Creative Spaces for Children to Learn.Christin...
Title:Great Afterschool Programs and Spaces That Wow!Format:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.68 inPublished:July 1, 2013Publisher:Redleaf PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1605541222

ISBN - 13:9781605541228

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