Young Children with Special Needs

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Perfect for all introductory and survey courses in Special Education in Early Childhood and Early Childhood Special Education. A classic text for the field of early childhood special education, the fifth edition of Young Children with Special Needs continues its unique tradition of being driven by a developmental theoretical perspective. This text provides in-depth treatment of early childhood special education, with a broad-based coverage of all aspects of special education for the young. The authors of this edited text provide an exceptionally thorough discussion of how children develop and what can go wrong while giving future special education teachers a solid "knowledge-content-applications" approach from which to teach children with special needs from birth to 5 years old.  Significant attention is paid to core issues-special education's historical foundations, the growth and development of the discipline, working with families, assessment and intervention, the use of technology, and cultural competency. Revised and reorganized content of the entire text, integration of diversity issues throughout the text, integrated case studies in each chapter, a new user-friendly appearance, helpful instructional and study aids, and standardized terminology for ease of learning are some of the many updates to the new edition. Young Children with Special Needs, Fifth Edition, retains its classic status and will continue to be the best resource for preparing the future educators of our young. 

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A classic text for the field of early childhood special education driven by a developmental theoretical perspective, this is the only volume in the field to provide an in-depth treatment of early childhood special education with a broad-based coverage of all aspects of special education for the young. The authors of this edited text provide an exceptionally thorough discussion of how children develop and what can go wrong. The text prepares future special education teachers with a solid "knowledge-content-applications" approach from which to teach children with special needs from birth to 5 years old.  Significant attention is paid to core issues such as special education's historical foundations, the growth and development of the discipline, working with families, assessment and intervention, the use of technology, and cultural competency. Featuring a new user-friendly appearance, the text has been revised and reorganized throughout, including the integration of diversity issues and case studies in each chapter, instructional and study aids, and standardized terminology for ease of learning. Young Children with Special Needs, Fifth Edition, retains its classic status and will continue to be the best resource for preparing the future educators of our young. 

New Features of the Fifth Edition Include:

  • A restructured framework for the text features a reordering of chapters which will provide a better foundation of the subject matter for students.
  • An integrated case study is featured in every chapter giving readers an authentic example in which to study the chapter content.
  • Highlighted Key Terms help the novice student comprehend the content of the book as a whole.
  • Margin Notes found throughout the text will point out the most significant content of every chapter.
  • End-of-chapter Review Questions summarize the chapter content for readers, providing a valuable platform for which to study.

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Book Description Pearson, 2008. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: PART I FOUNDATIONS Chapter 1 Introduction to Young Children with Special Needs (Warren Umansky) A Rationale for Early Childhood Special Education The Early Interventionist Young Children with Special Needs and Their Families The Family and the Community Chapter 2 Typical Development and Factors Affecting Development (Stephen Hooper, Crista Wetherington, and Jaclyn Wetherington) Definitional Issues and Processes Typical Development Factors Affecting Development PART II DEVELOPMENTAL DOMAINS Chapter 3 Gross Motor Development (Carole Dennis and Kathleen Schlough) Theoretical Models of Gross Motor Development Stages of Gross Motor Development Factors Affecting Gross Motor Development Gross Motor Development in Young Children with Special Needs Specific Strategies for Assessment of Gross Motor Functioning Instructional Methods and Strategies for Intervention Technology in Intervention Chapter 4 Fine-Motor, Oral Motor, and Self-Care Development (Jean Patz and Rose Messina) Theoretical Models of Fine-Motor, Oral Motor, and Self-Care Development Stages of Development Factors Affecting Development Fine-Motor, Oral Motor, and Self-Care Development in Young Children with Special Needs Specific Strategies for Assessment Instructional Methods and Strategies for Intervention Technology in Assessment and Intervention Chapter 5 Cognitive Development (Warren Umansky) The Range of Cognitive Skills Piaget's Theory of Cognitive Development Piaget's Stages of Development Other Theories of Development Relationships Between Development and Cognitive Processing Models Factors that Affect Cognitive Development Cognitive Development and the Child with Special Needs Strategies for Assessment of Cognitive Development Facilitating Cognitive Development Technology in Assessment and Intervention Chapter 6 Communication Development (Susan Easterbrooks and Tanya Parker) Definitional Issues Theoretical Models Factors Affecting Communication Development Specific Strategies for Assessment of Communication Functioning Instructional Methods and Strategies for Intervention Technology. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0131590146

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