This free downloadable PDF looks at the SMART Objective Criteria--it provides a helpful framework for setting personal or organizational objectives. Whether you’re trying to eat healthier or create a more play-friendly early learning setting, this mnemonic acronym can help you create and achieve your objective.
This free downloadable PDF looks at the 4 phases of the development of attachment as described by John Bowlby. He described attachment as a, “lasting psychological connectedness between human beings” --believing early child-caregiver bonds had a powerful impact and continued throughout life.
This free downloadable PDF physical risk rating matrix is intended to help early learning professionals assess the riskiness of play activities or environments in order to create play settings that balance safety and reasonable risk taking. Use this matrix when conducting benefit/risk assessments and other early learning planning.
Here's a free downloadable PDF highlighting 6 categories of risky play outlined by Ellen Sandseter in your research.
A a free downloadable PDF highlighting the 5 principles of counting formulated by researchers Rochel Gelman and Randy Gallistel.
A a free downloadable PDF highlighting aspects of Julian B Rotter's Locus Of Control theory.
A free downloadable PDF created by www.compoundchem.com highlighting types of scientific evidence.
Here's a free downloadable PDF form to help you plan changes to your play environment.
A free downloadable PDF quotes from Simon Nicholson's Theory Of Loose Parts.
A free downloadable PDF highlighting 11 Developmental Steps To Walking.
A free downloadable PDF highlighting Sara Smilansky’s Types Of Play.
A free downloadable PDF highlighting Maria Montessori’s 4 Planes Of Development.