Make and Takes for Kids: 50 Crafts Throughout the Year

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Make and Takes for Kids: 50 Crafts Throughout the Year

Format:  Paperback,

136 pages

Publisher: Ingram Pub Services

Publish Date: Nov 2011

ISBN-13: 9781118083369

ISBN-10: 1118083369

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50 seasonal projects to make with kids

Highlighting the best of each month of the year, "Make and Takes for Kids" offers 50 projects to make with kids, each centered around an upcoming holiday or season. The ideas are unique and simple to produce, and each project is thoughtfully constructed and designed to create an ideal environment and setting for crafting. Each craft requires little preparation, few supplies, and almost everything can be readily found at home or at a local craft supply store.

Crafting isn't just playtime; there's a purpose to all the gluing, cutting, and coloring. Children are learning hand-eye coordination, fine motor skills, problem solving, math, teamwork, and individual expression. They are exercising creativity and building their imaginations. "Make and Takes for Kids" highlights the learning objectives and skills that children will attain as they complete each craft. Parents learn the benefits of spending time to create and craft with their children, and see the growth and creativity that children can experience while crafting.50 projects to make crafts and food with kids, from a Marshmallow Graham Cracker Snowman and Flower Garden Cupcakes to an Egg Carton Octopus and Rainbow Ring Bottle TossTen activities are included that can be crafted with recycled materials, making the crafts easy to produce as well as budget-friendlyProjects demonstrate that you don't have to buy expensive supplies or make elaborate activities to have fun crafting and creating

If you're a mom, teacher, or caregiver looking to enhance the time and quality spent with young children, "Make and Takes For Kids" makes it easy to have fun crafting with kids.

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Publisher: Ingram Pub Services
Publish Date: Nov 2011
ISBN-13: 9781118083369
ISBN-10: 1118083369
Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 136
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 0.85
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 7.9 x 0.5 x 8.9
Walmart No.: 9781118083369

Chapter outline

The Author
Introduction
The Chairs Role and Career Path
In the Trenches
Preparing for the Chairs Role
Assessing What Kind of Department Chair You Are
Serving as an Untenured Department Chair
Coexisting with a Former Chair
Creating a Career Plan
Returning to the Faculty
Seeking Higher Administrative Positions
A Scenario Analysis on the Chairs Role and Career Path
Departmental Management and Politics
Understanding Departmental Ethics and Politics
Chairing Small Departments
Chairing Large Departments
Setting Course Rotations and Schedules
Making Decisions
Setting Annual Themes
Creating Departmental Centers for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
A Scenario Analysis on Departmental Management and Politics
The Chairs Role in Searches, Hiring, and Firing
Writing Job Descriptions and Position Announcements
Understanding the Chairs Role in the Search Process
Interviewing Candidates
Letting Someone Go
A Scenario Analysis on Hiring and Firing
Mentoring Challenges and Opportunities for Department Chairs
Helping Faculty Members Sharpen Their Focus
Coaching Faculty Members to Increase Productivity
Promoting a More Collegial Department
Coping with Passive-Aggressive Behavior
Resolving Chronic Complaints
Addressing Staff Conflicts
Overcoming Conflicts
A Scenario Analysis onMentoring Challenges
The Chairs Role in Faculty Development
Facilitating a Positive First-Year Faculty Experience
Coaching Faculty in Writing Effective Resumes
Creating an Effective Professional Development Plan
Creating an Effective Teaching Portfolio
Creating an Effective Course Syllabus
Promoting Creativity in Teaching and Learning
A Scenario Analysis on Faculty Development
Best Practices in Evaluation and Assessment
Creating Written Evaluations
Conducting Oral Evaluation Sessions
Writing Letters of Recommendation
Doing Assessment Effectively
Conducting Program Reviews
Conducting Posttenure Reviews
A Scenario Analysis on Evaluation and Assessment
Essentials of Budgeting and Planning
Strategic Planning
Planning a Budget
Implementing a Budget
Fundraising
Accounting for Sponsored Research
A Scenario Analysis on Strategic Budgeting and Planning
Epilogue: A Checklist for the Essential Department Chair
Index

Book description

50 seasonal projects to make with kids

Highlighting the best of each month of the year, Make and Takes for Kids offers 50 projects to make with kids, each centered around an upcoming holiday or season. The ideas are unique and simple to produce, and each project is thoughtfully constructed and designed to create an ideal environment and setting for crafting. Each craft requires little preparation, few supplies, and almost everything can be readily found at home or at a local craft supply store.

Crafting isn't just playtime; there's a purpose to all the gluing, cutting, and coloring. Children are learning hand-eye coordination, fine motor skills, problem solving, math, teamwork, and individual expression. They are exercising creativity and building their imaginations. Make and Takes for Kids highlights the learning objectives and skills that children will attain as they complete each craft. Parents learn the benefits of spending time to create and craft with their children, and see the growth and creativity that children can experience while crafting.

  • 50 projects to make crafts and food with kids, from a Marshmallow Graham Cracker Snowman and Flower Garden Cupcakes to an Egg Carton Octopus and Rainbow Ring Bottle Toss
  • Ten activities are included that can be crafted with recycled materials, making the crafts easy to produce as well as budget-friendly
  • Projects demonstrate that you don't have to buy expensive supplies or make elaborate activities to have fun crafting and creating

If you're a mom, teacher, or caregiver looking to enhance the time and quality spent with young children, Make and Takes For Kids makes it easy to have fun crafting with kids.

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