ERIC Number: ED461217
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Exceptional Child I: Building Understanding [and] Exceptional Child II: Focusing on Nurturing & Learning. The Developing Child. [Videotapes].
Magna Systems, Inc., Crystal Lake, IL.
These two videotape recordings and accompanying workbook provide information on the developmental stages of childhood, influences on child development, and identifying children with disabilities. The videos, "Exceptional Child 1: Building Understanding," (27 minutes) and "Exceptional Child 2: Focusing on Nurturing & Learning," (28 minutes) address the following topics: (1) the history of child development; (2) theories of development; (3) observation; (4) heredity and the environment; (5) prenatal development; (6) pregnancy and birth; (7) the newborn; (8) the landmarks of development in infancy; (9) beginnings in cognition and language; (10) early relationships; (11) developing a sense of self; (12) early child care and education; (13) the structure and function of the family; (14) nutrition; (15) defining and identifying children with disabilities; (16) programs available for children with disabilities; (17) physical and cognitive development of toddlers; (18) emotional development of toddlers; (19) physical and cognitive development of preschoolers; (20) social and emotional development of preschoolers; (21) play; (22) language development; (23) sex role development; (24) moral development; (25) middle childhood physical growth and development; (26) middle childhood cognitive and language development; (27) middle childhood social and emotional development; (28) adolescent development; and (29) current issues in adolescence. The workbook provides questions to consider, key vocabulary, instructional objectives, and self-tests. (CR)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Child Development, Children, Cognitive Development, Cultural Differences, Developmental Stages, Disabilities, Disability Identification, Educational Strategies, Environmental Influences, Family Influence, Heredity, Infants, Language Acquisition, Moral Development, Nutrition, Play, Social Development, Toddlers, Videotape Recordings
Magna Systems, Inc., 101 North Virginia Street, Suite 105, Crystal Lake, IL 60014 ($89.95 per video, accompanying workbook complimentary). Tel: 800-203-7060 (Toll Free); Fax: 815-459-4280; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.magnasystemsvideos.com. plus workbook: $89.95 plus shipping and handling).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Magna Systems, Inc., Crystal Lake, IL.
Note: Developed in association with Milan Herzoq Associates, Max Pictures, Inc., and General Learning Video.