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Helping Children Choose: Resources, Strategies, and Activities for Teachers of Young Children
Helping Children Choose Resources Strategies and Activities for Teachers of Young Children Author:George M. Schuncke, Suzanne Lowell Krogh For educators of grades K-3. — The only book on decision making specifically for teachers of young children. — You can help your students learn the art of rational decision making. — The key to the authors' approach is the decision story, an unfinished story that requires children to choose among principles important to them. Thirty-four class-test... more »ed decision sotries contain dilemmas frequently encountered by young children. For example, "Shold Travis Tell" relates a conflict between telling the trugh and friend ship. "mean Ronnie" involves a clash between respect for authority and respect for property. With each decision story are notations of appropriate grade levels, issues raised, and teaching strategies, as well as illustrations for classroom uses.
You'll find this method easy to use. And your students will benefit greatly from learning a systematic approach to making choices.« less