Kindergarten: A Teacher, Her Students, and a Year of by Julie Diamond,Jules Feiffer

By Julie Diamond,Jules Feiffer

Hailed via popular educator Deborah Meier as “a infrequent and distinctive excitement to read,” Kindergarten explores a yr within the lifetime of a kindergarten school room throughout the eyes of the talented veteran instructor and writer Julie Diamond. during this lyrical, fantastically written first-person account, Diamond explains the good judgment at the back of the workouts and rituals little ones have to thrive. As she courses us via all features of school room life—the association, curriculum, and relationships that create a different type environment—we start to comprehend what kindergarten can and will be: a tradition that builds children’s wish to comprehend the realm and lays the basis for lifelong learning.

Kindergarten makes a compelling case for an expansive definition of training and studying, person who helps educational success with no sacrificing scholars’ interest, creativity, or improvement of social values. Diamond’s get together of the chances of lecture room existence is a welcome antidote to today’s test-driven weather. Written for folks and lecturers alike, Kindergarten bargains an extraordinary glimpse into what’s rather happening at the back of the obvious chaos of a hectic kindergarten school room, sharing much-needed insights into how our youngsters may have the very best early tuition experiences.

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