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Early Childhood

Free Spirit early childhood resources are designed for teachers and caregivers of children from infancy to second grade and provide activities and strategies to help you create safe, nurturing, and educational environments for all young children, including those with special needs.

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NEW! Mindful Classrooms

$32.99
A guide for busy elementary educators on how to easily incorporate mindfulness activities into existing curriculum.

NEW! Intentional Teaching in Early Childhood

$29.99
Guides early childhood teachers on a journey of self-discovery and self-determination to take charge of their own professional development.

NEW! Intentional Teaching in Early Childhood PLC/Book Study Guide

Use this free professional development resource to facilitate a book study or learning experience for a professional learning community (PLC) using Intentional Teaching in Early Childhood.

A Teacher’s Guide to the Zach Rules Series

Help young readers get the most out of the Zach Rules series.

Uncover the Roots of Challenging Behavior

$34.99
Teach social skills and enrich classrooms to reduce problem behaviors and nurture growth.

Uncover the Roots of Challenging Behavior PLC/Book Study Guide

Facilitate a book study or learning experience for a professional learning community (PLC) with this free professional development resource for Uncover the Roots of Challenging Behavior.

What You Can Do Today to Lessen Challenging Behaviors Tomorrow

In this webinar, Michelle Salcedo, M.Ed., provides five concrete strategies early childhood teachers can implement immediately to make their classrooms more peaceful and more fun for all.

Buy the Set: Building the Body-Brain Connection

$48.98
Used together, these two books offer a complete theoretical grounding in the early learning link between the body and the brain along with hundreds of hands-on activities.

Move, Play, and Learn with Smart Steps

$34.99 / $48.98
Foster learning through movement with step-by-step activities for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and primary-age children.

Managing Phases of Teacher Growth in the Midst of Instructional Change: Learn, Practice, Share, and Model

In this unique webinar, Sandra Heidemann, M.S., and Beth Menninga, M.A.Ed., share helpful exercises for teachers reflecting on the teaching journey at each phase. In addition, they examine emotional reactions, explore dilemmas arising from integrating the new with the old, and identify opportunities for shared learning with peers.

The Thinking Teacher PLC/Book Study Guide

Use this free professional development resource to facilitate a book study or learning experience for a professional learning community (PLC) using The Thinking Teacher.

Time for a Story

$19.95
Fun and engaging ways to talk, sing, read, write, and play with young children to help them begin developing important pre-literacy skills.

Teaching Gifted Children in Today’s Preschool and Primary Classrooms

$39.99
A revised and updated edition of the classic resource that helps educators identify, reach, and teach young gifted children in today’s classrooms.

Teaching Gifted Children in Today’s Preschool and Primary Classrooms PLC/Book Study Guide

Facilitate a book study or learning experience for a professional learning community (PLC) with this free professional development resource for Teaching Gifted Children in Today’s Preschool and Primary Classrooms.

Reaching and Teaching Children Exposed to Trauma

$24.95
Tools and strategies to connect with harmed children and start them on the path to healing.

The Welcoming Classroom

$16.95
Discover practical ideas for creating a welcoming atmosphere for all families—regardless of abilities, cultures, or languages spoken at home—that encourages participation in their children’s learning community.

Raising a Talker

$19.95
Learn how to transform everyday play sessions into meaningful language-learning experiences where communication and discovery can flourish in young children.

Helping Them Heal

$19.95
Discover answers, ideas, and specific classroom strategies to help move a stressed, abused, or neglected child in positive directions in the classroom.

A Moving Child Is a Learning Child

$34.99 / $48.98
Discover the early learning link between the body and the brain and how to guide this connection in young children.

When Nothing Else Works

$29.95
Learn a variety of shared creative strategies and techniques—from aromatherapy to affirmations—to address and adjust problematic behavior in the classroom while simultaneously promoting resilience and active engagement in learning.
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