Global perspectives in the early years classroom
Author: Julie Browett and Greg Ashman
Format: 138pp book, 1x CD-ROM
ISBN: 9781863666404 SCIS No: 1333040
Publisher: Education Services Australia 2008
Audience: Teacher resource
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An informative description of global education in the early years with six chapters of cross-curricular activities. Thinking Globally includes chapters exploring linking with others, personal identity, dimensions of change, social justice, rights and sustainable futures. Activities model a variety of ways of adding a global perspective to current programs and are organised around three levels of thinking.
The book comes with a CD-ROM of materials to support teachers. The CD includes a collection of photographs, some of The Le@rning Federation learning objects and related teaching activities, templates for thinking activities, an annotated list of picture storybooks and a video modelling good global education in the classroom.
Broaden the early years horizons with relevant, inspiring and practical ideas from the Thinking Globally book and CD.