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The Art of Awareness: How Observation Can Transform Your Teaching

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Observing children closely provides a new way of thinking about learning and teaching, a way of making children visible as they are, not just as we want them to be. Featuring nine Observation Study Sessions, this book offers ideas, activities, and experiences, as opposed to just a set of checklists and facts to learn. Chapters cover observing seven different aspects of chi ...more
Paperback, 173 pages
Published July 1st 2002 by Redleaf Press (first published September 1st 2000)
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Candice Cleniuk
Nov 22, 2016 rated it it was amazing
This a really wonderful book for anyone working with children. Especially if you are interested in emergent curriculum. I will be referring to this book often when I need inspiration, ideas, or quotes.
Lesley
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I teach child development courses and I used this book for a course of Observation and Assessment of Young Children. I thought the authors did a fantastic job on portraying children as capable and competent learners.
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I actually took Curtis and Carters "art of awareness" two day long training with the book. Amazing experience!
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