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Ryan, Kathleen O.

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Most widely held works by Kathleen O Ryan
Guiding behavior in young children : expert approaches for caregivers and parents( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite their best moments, toddlers and preschoolers often behave in ways that frustrate their parents and caregivers, and even endanger their own safety. They are not intentionally being "bad," but what can parents and caregivers do to guide their behavior in a positive way? In this program, learn why misbehavior occurs and common reactions by parents and caregivers. Discover some rules of thumb for guiding the action and reactions of young children. Learn how to create and enforce a plan to help stop misbehavior and bring about desired behavior. See how consequences and rewards work to motivate children to control their own behavior
Infants: cognitive development( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explore infant intelligence, information processing and memory. See the progression of infant communication from crying--to giggling--to euphoric babbling and their first words! Understand how language is learned and how caregivers can use infant-directed speech to foster cognitive development"--Container
Body language by Seed Company Learning( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video shows how to become a "people reader" attuned to non-verbal clues. Paralanguage, eye behavior, cultural differences, touch, space, and time are explained
A child's mind : how kids learn right & wrong( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How do people develop morals? What helps children distinguish right from wrong? Explore the topic of moral development and how it impacts children's behavior. Examine the approaches of development theorists and learn about Theory of Mind. Hear children's reactions to situations that challenge their morals. Expert interviews help explain how and why children develop as they do as well as stress why fostering moral development is crucial."--Publisher's description
Preschoolers( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how preschoolers learn to play cooperatively, make friends, and express emotions. Presents concepts from developmental theorists, insight from current preschool educators, and provides stategies that can be used to foster social and emotional growth
Toddlers( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the development of symbolic thinking and pretend play in the toddler as well as how toddlers interact with family and peers as they develop attachments and social bonds, while learning to speak individual words and short sentences
Body language by Seed Company Learning( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program is an informative look into the fascinating world of nonverbal communication. It guides viewers through the land of space wars, tongue showing, mirrored postures, and the many layers that make up unspoken communication
Preschoolers( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using footage of preschoolers in the classroom and interviews with teachers and caregivers, this program delivers a detailed overview of the cognitive development that takes place between the ages of three and five. It also gives suggestions for activities that foster cognitive development
Infants : physical development( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... learn the importance of proper nutrition and sleep in the first year. See how infants rely on their innate reflexes and how gross and fine motor skills emerge in typically developing children as well as those with challenging conditions"--Container
Infants : social and emotional development( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examine the different stages of emotional development, and learn how children form attachments with people. Observe how personality and temperament affect an infant's social and emotional growth and how caregivers handle various situations"--Container
Attachment relationships : nurturing healthy bonds( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attachment is the ability to form and maintain healthy relationships. Follow the journey from prenatal bonding to a baby's phases of attachment from birth to age two. Study founding theorists John Bowlby and Mary Ainsworth, and see examples of how parents and caregivers can foster healthy attachment relationships. Attentive, responsive, and loving care given by a baby's primary caregiver sets the foundation for a child's capacity to form these relationships throughout life
Elements of human nutrition( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minerals are more than squares on the periodic table; they're crucial to our health. Learn the names and functions of minerals, and which foods are the best sources to ensure proper nutrition. Understand the differences between vitamins and minerals, and what defines a mineral as "major" or "trace." Also, see how minerals behave in our bodies once we ingest them, as well as how they react with each other in many vital bodily functions. Learn: - If minerals are good, why not take supplements? - Which is best? More minerals or more balance? - Is lead bad and iron good? Surprise, both are essential AND both are toxic. - Why calcium really makes bones stronger? - Why the view that some chemicals are "bad" is simplistic. - Why taking extra amounts of one mineral can "bump out" supplies of one another
Elements of human nutrition( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do you hear the word "vitamins" and envision pills? In fact, our main source of vitamins is the food that we eat. This video teaches the basics about these essentials to human nutrition. Learn what vitamins are, and how they keep us healthy. Get tips on the best ways to get all the vitamins you need. Explore the latest research about the dangers of "overdosing" on vitamins. Understand the signs of a vitamin shortage in your body. Discover whether vitamins can stop cancer, slow aging, or boost energy. And learn if we should take vitamins to counter stress, illness, or that "run down" feeling
Elements of human nutrition( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn what water does for the body, from cell structure and joint lubrication to body temperature regulation and vitamin dissolution. Understand potential problems, such as what dehydration is and can do, and what water contamination means to third world countries and disaster areas. Learn what concerns surround water alternatives like energy drinks and sodas. Get recommendations for water intake daily and during exercise, where we get our water, and health regulations for purity, filtrations and additives
Elements of human nutrition( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We often think of fat as harmful, but it is actually very important to the body. It is equally important to learn the effects of fats on the body in order to maintain a healthy diet and lifestyle. Why is fat so important to a person's diet? Is all fat bad? Discover the importance of lipids to good nutrition, the differences between various kinds of fat, and how fats relate to vitamins, hormones, energy, and our nervous system. Understand the consequences of consuming certain foods, and how to maintain a healthy, balanced diet
Inclusion, I.E.P. & special needs laws : what teachers should know( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inclusion, IEP & Special Needs Laws: The Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act (I.D.E.A.) provides six principles that govern the education of children with special needs. It's one thing to read the law, but how do you ensure you comply with it and provide the best learning experience for your students? This examination of I.D.E.A. gives background information, insight, and strategies every inclusive classroom teacher can use. We take a detailed look at the importance of Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) and how to effectively work with other members of the IEP team, including parents and caregivers of special needs children. A Teaching Guide for this program is available at www.learningseed.com
Middle childhood (overview)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle Childhood: Physical Growth & Development: Between ages 6 and 12, children's bodies grow and mature in significant ways. They gain body awareness and develop new gross and fine motor skills. This is also a pivotal stage where injury, illness, and the increase of childhood obesity are common. This detailed, well-organized program presents educator insights, pertinent vocabulary, statistics, and classroom strategies for fostering healthy physical development. A Teaching Guide for this program is available at www.magnasystems.com
Preschoolers series : preschoolers (overview)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preschoolers: Preschoolers are full of endless curiosity and boundless energy. Between the ages of three and five, they make advancements in their physical, cognitive, social, and emotional growth. This program looks at each aspect of a preschooler's development as well as examines the special needs of children with challenging conditions. Concepts from developmental theorists, interviews with preschool teachers, and practical suggestions for caregivers are presented in this study of the whole preschool-aged child. A Teaching Guide for this program is available at www.learningseed.com
Elements of human nutrition( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The word "protein" comes from a Greek word that means "of prime importance." Proteins help us see, contract our muscles, and clot blood. Our organs and immune system are made up of mostly protein. Learn what a protein is and the foods that provide it, how our bodies process protein, the difference between high and low quality proteins, and the recommended intakes of this essential nutrient. Learn: - Why humans are "protein vampires."--What are amino acids and why are they so crucial? - What is complete and incomplete protein? - How do we use protein? - What is the difference between animal and vegetable protein? - How do cows and carrots become people?
Preschoolers( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program shows preschoolers engaged in activities that exemplify these physical advancements, and examines the importance of nutrition and sleep. It gives exampes of activities that foster physical development, and provides observations from teachers about how this growth takes place
 
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