Rituals and Traditions

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Pub Date: 08/15/2015

Pages: 128

Trim: 8 x 10

Publisher: National Association for the Education of Young Ch

Imprint: The National Association for the Education of Youn

ISBN 13: 9781938113161

ISBN 10: 1938113160

Price: $20.00

Category: EDUCATION / Preschool & Kindergarten

Rituals and Traditions

By Jacky Howell, Kimberly Reinhard

Price: $20.00



About the Book

Rituals and traditions in preschool programs have the power to

• Connect children, families, and staff
• Foster a sense of belonging
• Create a positive learning environment

The information in this book answers the questions of why rituals and traditions are important and how teachers can incorporate them into their daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly plans to create a supportive, caring community.

About the Book

Filled with practical information to develop rituals and traditions to create a sense of community and a positive classroom learning environment.


Jacky Howell, MA, has been an early childhood educator, consultant, and trainer for more than 40 years in the Washington metropolitan area. She currently writes a column for TYC called Intermission.

Kimberly Reinhard, MSc, has been working in early childhood education for more than 20 years as both a teacher and a director. She also served as the chair of the Week of the Young Child committee for the Northern Virginia Association for the Education of Young Children.