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What is Reggie Emilia education
Program of early childhood education that originated in the town of Reggie Emilia, Italy that encourages Childs creativity in a designed setting.
Offer early childhood education based on the philosophy of Maria Montessori, which emphasizes careful work and tasks that each child can do
Application of rules of grammar even when exceptions occur, making language seem more "regular" than it is.
Quick sometimes imprecise way child learns new words by placing them in mental categories according to their perceived meaning
Five intervention efforts
1. Code focused teaching
3. Parent education
4. Language enhancement
5. Preschool programs
Code focused teaching
Teaches children to recognize letters of alphabet and to know sound each makes
Zone of proximal development
Vygotskys term for skills that a person can exercise only with assistance
Temporary support that is tailored to a learners needs, aimed at helping learner master task
When person imitates an action not relevant part of behavior to be learned.
How much does the brain grow from ages 2-6
Brain reaches 75% of adult weight @ age 2
90% by age 5