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Plan Inclusive Learning Experience
Let's Build a Snowman (REC #2835) In this lesson, children find information about animals in winter by listening to read-alouds of paired factual and fictional books and by using online resources.

Learn More about Inclusion
Interactive Tools for Parents: Developmental Milestones (REC #9602) This interactive tool allows the user to view how a developmental milestone category changes as a child grows.

Build Family Connections
Pet Survey (REC #6214) This lesson has the children and teacher creating and conducting a survey about pets of friends and family, and eventually analyzing the results..

Explore Inquiry Projects
The Bridge Project (REC #11870) When the children began to notice and sketch the bridges in their playground area, the teachers thought perhaps it would lead to some inquiry. And they were correct. The children’s questions—such as “What makes a bridge stay up?”—framed the investigation. The meaningful classroom and field site experiences provided opportunities for the children to find the answers.

Examine Best Practices
LET’S MOVE—Exceptional Opportunities for Motor Development (REC #10873) In this, the ninth best practice brief in the Early Childhood Building Blocks series Barbara Trube, Ohio University Chilicothe, offers a way to get children moving by using the LET'S MOVE
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