ERIC Number: EJ603941
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Caretaking of Children's Souls. Teaching the Deep Song.
Turner, Sandra B.
Young Children, v55 n1 p31-33 Jan 2000
Describes ways early childhood caregivers can facilitate children's spiritual development by observing the "canto hondo," the deep song. Discusses characteristics of the canto hondo as a metaphor for caring for the souls of children and their uniqueness, including safety, celebration, respect, acceptance, dreaming, and laughter. (KB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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