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    #      Author, Last Name            First Name            Title              Knowledge Base               Description




                                                                                                           Statistics and contact
                                                        OPI Directory of                                   information for all the
                                                     Montana Schools 2001-      Family & Community           (public) schools in
    99            McCulloch               Linda              2002                  Partnerships                   Montana
                                                                                                               This video and
                                                                                                                accompanying
                                                                                                           implementation guide
                                                                                                           demonstrate effective
                                                      A Place of Their Own:                               strategies for planning
                                                        Designing Quality                                  and designing quality
           National Institute of Out-                Spaces for Out-of-School                             space for out-of-school
    32         of-School Time             NIOST           Time (Video)          Environmental Design           time programs.

                                                                                                           Curriculum designed
                                                                                                            to help afterschool
                                                                                                          programs expand their
                                                                                                            range of curricular
                                                                                                            offerings by listing
                                                                                                           activities directly tied
                                                        A Sampler of 4-H                                    with the program's
    71         4-H Afterschool                        Afterschool Activities    Curriculum & Activities     purpose and focus.
                                                                                                              Early childhood
                                                                                                             educators need to
                                                                                                             ensure children's
                                                         Active For Life:                                 learning of the physical
                                                         Developmentally                                      skills as well as
                                                      Appropriate Movement                                  movement concepts
                                                       Programs for Young                                    necessary to start
    27             Sanders              Stephen W.     Children (2 Copies)      Curriculum & Activities     them toward active




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                                                                                                                  Assistance and
                                                                                                                    guidelines for
                                                                                                                administration and
                                                                                                                   programming,
                                                                                                               collaboration, funding
                                                                                                                 and checklists for
           National Association of                                                                              program evaluation
            Elementary School                           After-School Programs &    Observation, Assessment &     and improvement
    66           Principals              NAESP              the K-8 Principal             Evaluation                  planning.


                                                                                                                Keep kids of all ages
                                                                                                                   guessing, jotting,
                                                                                                                 puzzling and playing
                                                                                                               with instant irresistible
                                                                                                                 activities on the Wall
                                                                                                               during transition times,
              Weisburd & Sniad                          Afterschool Style Guide:                                  when homework's
    92        Foundations, Inc.      Claudia & Tamara         Graffiti Wall          Curriculum & Activities       done, or anytime!
                                                                                                                Just as afterschool is
                                                                                                                    not the same as
                                                                                                               school, neither are the
                                                                                                                    approaches and
                                                                                                                 methods of teaching
                                                                                                               the same as in school.
                                                                                                                   Afterschool offers
                                                                                                                 unique opportunities
                                                                                                                for learning in its own
                                                          Afterschool Style: A                                    "afterschool style".
           Weisburd, Foundations,                       Notebook and Guide (4                                  Use this manual to see
    93              Inc.                 Claudia                copies)              Curriculum & Activities              how.




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                                                                                                                         Analyze your
                                                                                                                       program's daily
                                                                                                                   schedule to determine
                                                                                                                      what you need to
                                                                                                                    make transitions--the
                                                                                                                      change from one
                                                            After-School Transition                                experience to another
                                                            Activities: The Ready,                                      in afterschool
                                                               Set, Go! Guide to                                   programs--smooth and
    29             Whitaker                  David L.        Strategies that Work        Curriculum & Activities              fun.




                                                                                                                    This resource covers
                                                                                                                   the basic concepts and
                                                             Basics of Assessment: A                               vocabulary of child and
              McAfee, Leong &           Oralie, Deborah J. &     Primer for Early      Observation, Assessment &     classroom-oriented
    64           Bodrova                        Elena          Childhood Educators            Evaluation                assessment.




                                                            Between School Time                                    This video focuses on
                                                               and Home Time:                                          three separate
                                                               Planning Quality                                    activities in school-age
                                                           Activities for School-Age                                 care programs and
           National Institute of Out-                       Child Care Programs                                     explores what makes
    22         of-School Time                 NIOST                  (Video)             Curriculum & Activities          them work.




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                                                                                                              The Toolkit is
                                                                                                          designed around key
                                                                                                          decision points in six
                                                                                                          areas--management,
                                                                                                            collaboration, and
                                                  Beyond The Bell--A                                     programming, linkages
                                                  Toolkit for Creating                                     with the traditional
           North Central Regional               Effective After-School       Observation, Assessment &   school day, evaluation
    4      Educational Laboratory       NCREL   Programs (2nd Edition)              Evaluation            and communication.

                                                                                                              The Toolkit is
                                                                                                          designed around key
                                                                                                          decision points in six
                                                                                                          areas--management,
                                                                                                            collaboration, and
                                                  Beyond The Bell--A                                     programming, linkages
                                                  Toolkit for Creating                                     with the traditional
           North Central Regional               Effective After-School                                   school day, evaluation
    4      Educational Laboratory       NCREL   Programs (2nd Edition)            Professionalism         and communication.
                                                                                                              The Toolkit is
                                                                                                          designed around key
                                                                                                          decision points in six
                                                                                                          areas--management,
                                                                                                            collaboration, and
                                                  Beyond The Bell--A                                     programming, linkages
                                                  Toolkit for Creating                                     with the traditional
           North Central Regional               Effective After-School                                   school day, evaluation
    4      Educational Laboratory       NCREL   Programs (2nd Edition)         Program Management         and communication.
                                                                                                           This video looks at
                                                                                                           four different after-
                                                                                                            school programs
                                                                                                         throughout the country
                                                   Beyond The Bell--                                        that demonstrate
           North Central Regional               Linkages: Ideas for After-   Observation, Assessment &       successful links
    5      Educational Laboratory       NCREL   School Programs (Video)             Evaluation            between after-school


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                                                                                                     This video looks at
                                                                                                     four different after-
                                                                                                      school programs
                                                                                                   throughout the country
                                                                                                      that demonstrate
                                                                                                       successful links
                                                    Beyond The Bell--                               between after-school
           North Central Regional                Linkages: Ideas for After-                           programs and the
    5      Educational Laboratory       NCREL    School Programs (Video)        Professionalism     regular school day in
                                                                                                     This video looks at
                                                                                                     four different after-
                                                                                                      school programs
                                                                                                   throughout the country
                                                                                                      that demonstrate
                                                                                                       successful links
                                                    Beyond The Bell--                               between after-school
           North Central Regional                Linkages: Ideas for After-                           programs and the
    5      Educational Laboratory       NCREL    School Programs (Video)      Program Management    regular school day in
                                                                                                        Research has
                                                                                                     established that the
                                                                                                       most important
                                                                                                     element in creating
                                                                                                    quality programs is a
                                                 Building a Professional                              workforce with the
                                                  Development System                                knowledge and skills
           National Institute of Out-            that Works for the Field                                necessary to
    41         of-School Time            NIOST    of Out-of-School Time         Professionalism     understand and meet
                                                                                                          A guide for
                                                                                                   policymakers, funders,
                                                                                                   program directors, and
                                                                                                    opinion leaders trying
                                                 Building for the Future:                               to expand and
                                                  A Guide to Facilities                            strengthen the system
                                                     Loan Funds for                                    of supports and
                                                 Community-Based Child                              services for children
    45      Finance Project, The                  and Family Services         Program Management         and families.




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                                                                                                            Staff training activities
                                                                                                               for reaching out to
                                                                                                              parents as partners;
                                                                                                            tools for assessing the
                                                                                                             needs, interests, and
                                                       Building Relationships                                 concerns of parents;
                                                         with Parents and                                      and tips for making
                                                       Families in School-Age     Family & Community            connections with
    36            Newman               Roberta L.             Programs               Partnerships                    parents.
                                                                                                                Offers a scientific
                                                                                                              insight into the early
                                                                                                                 development of
                                                                                                             children. The authors
                                                                                                            show how children can
                                                                                                                  deepen their
                                                                                                              understanding of the
                                                                                                              physical sciences of
                                                                                                              gravity, stability and
                                                                                                             balance incorporated
                                                       Building Structure with                                  in building block
    69       Chalufour & Worth       Ingrid & Karen         Your Children         Curriculum & Activities           structures.
                                                                                                               An interactive story
                                                                                                            involving children who
                                                                                                                 make positive
                                                                                                            decisions when faced
                                                                                                                with a physical
                                                                                                             argument. Instructs
                                                                                                            children how to handle
                                                                                                            the situation by giving
                                                                                                            examples of possible,
    67             Bosch                Carl W.           Bully On the Bus           Child Guidance           positive outcomes
                                                                                                               A comprehensive
                                                                                                              behavior guide that
                                                                                                            gives school-age care
                                                                                                             givers the tools they
                                                      But They Spit, Scratch, &                               need to reduce the
                                                      Swear: The Do's & Don't                                number of discipline
                                                       of Behavior Guidance                                    problems in their
    54            Whelan              Mary Steirner   with School-Age Children       Child Guidance                programs



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                                                                                                                Wonderful ideas for
                                                                                                             anyone redesigning or
                                                                                                                designing space for
                                                                                                              children. Delightful to
                                                      Caring Spaces, Learning                                     read-written with
                                                        Places: Children's                                            humor and
    94            Greenman                Jim         Environments That Work       Environmental Design        experienced insight.
                                                                                                                    ESS's design
                                                                                                             intentionally embodies
                                                                                                               both model and city-
                                                           Challenges &                                       level variations so the
                                                       Opportunities in After-                                     initiative and its
                                                        School Programs:                                            accompanying
                                                           Lessons for                                              evaluation can
               Baldwin, et al.,                          Policymakers and                                      examine after-school
    44     Public/Private Ventures        Jean                Funders              Program Management            programs in very
                                                                                                             A joyous exploration of
                                                                                                                 visual expression
                                                                                                              combined with writing
                                                                                                             and reading. Includes
                                                                                                               instructions for more
                                                       Children as Illustrators:                                   than two dozen
                                     Susan Conklin,   Making Meaning Through                                     printing, painting,
    78            Thompson              NAEYC            Art and Language          Curriculum & Activities       collage, and other
                                                                                                             A joyous exploration of
                                                                                                                 visual expression
                                                                                                              combined with writing
                                                                                                             and reading. Includes
                                                                                                               instructions for more
                                                       Children as Illustrators:                                   than two dozen
                                                      Making Meaning Through                                     printing, painting,
                                     Susan Conklin,    Art and Language (2nd                                     collage, and other
    87            Thompson              NAEYC                   copy)              Curriculum & Activities         techinques that




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                                                                                                               Class Meetings brings
                                                                                                                  us the invaluable
                                                                                                                 experience of two
                                                                                                                classroom teachers
                                                                                                                who guide children's
                                                       Class Meetings: Young                                   successful discoverey
                                     Emily, Patricia      Children Solving                                       of how to work out
    14         Vance, Weaver           Jimenez           Problems Together              Child Guidance               differences.



                                                                                                                Identification of what
                                                                                                                     afterschool
                                                                                                                professionals value,
            Concordia University:                         Code of Ethics for                                   how they act, and what
    40        Saint Paul, MN                              School Age Care               Professionalism             they believe.
                                                                                                               This activity guide has
                                                                                                                  been developed to
                                                                                                               promote conservation
                                                           Conservation for                                           awareness,
                                                         Children: Classroom                                     understanding, and
              US Department of                              Projects Using                                      action for elementary
    17           Education                               Recyclable Materials        Curriculum & Activities        school the climate
                                                                                                               Strengthenchildren.
                                                                                                                   of an afterschool
                                                           CPS for Kids: A                                         program with this
                                                          Resource Book for                                       powerful problem
                                                          Teaching Creative                                        solving process.
                                                          Problem-Solving to                                     Reduce aggressive
    81        Eberle & Stanish         Bob & Bob               Children                 Child Guidance            behavior and help
                                                                                                                  Suggests general
                                                                                                               prinicples to guide the
                                                                                                               selection of strategies
                                                       Creating Dedicated Local                                  to create dedicated
                                                       Revenue Sources for Out-                                 revenue sources for
                                                             of-School Time                                       out-of-school time
    46      Finance Project, The                       Initiatives: Strategy Brief   Program Management                initiatives.



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                                                                                                                  Examines the
                                                                                                                 elements of the
                                                                                                              credentialing systems,
                                                                                                                 discusses what
                                                                                                                credentialed roles
                                                                                                              would create a career
                                                                                                               pathway, & suggests
           National Institute of Out-                        Credentialing in Out-of-                         why out-of-school time
    42         of-School Time                NIOST           School Time Programs          Professionalism      programs and the

                                                                                                               School-age care staff
                                                                                                                are asked to rethink
                                                             Discipline In School-Age                             their attitudes of
                                                                 Care: Control the                            behavior and discipline
    12               Fink                Dale Borman         Climate, Not the Children     Child Guidance            in children.
                                                                                                                    This brief is a
                                                                                                              collaboration between
                                                                                                               The Finance Project
                                                                                                                and Harvard Family
                                                                                                                 Research Project.
                                                                                                              This will provide out-of-
                                                                                                              school time programs
                                                             Documenting Progress &                              with the evaluation
                                                              Demonstrating Results:                           resources necessary
            Little, DuPree, Deich,      Priscilla, Sharon,   Evaluating Local Out-of-                             to improve their
    58      The Finance Project              Sharon           School Time Programs       Program Management        programs and
                                                                                                                This comprehensive
                                                                                                                  self-study guide,
                                                                                                                 designed for small
                                                                                                              child care businesses,
                                                                                                                 offers over 50 best
                                                                                                              practices developed by
                                                                 Dollars & Sense:                              industry innovators to
                                                               Planning for Profit in                             raise the level of
                                                                 Your Child Care                              professionalism in the
    88               Bush                     Janet                 Business               Professionalism       child care industry.




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                                                                                                             This guide is intended
                                                                                                               to assist program
                                                                                                              developers, policy
                                                                                                                  makers, and
                                                                                                              community leaders
                                                          Finding Funding: A                                identify federal funding
                                                       Guide to Federal Sources                             sources to support ou-
                                                        for Out-of-School Time                                 of-school time or
              Padgette, Finance                         and community School                                     broader-based
    59          Project, The          Heather Clapp            Initiatives        Program Management          community school

                                                                                                            This brief paper offers
                                                                                                            tools for out-of-school
                                                                                                            time and community -
                                                                                                             school initiatives. In
                                                                                                               rural communities,
                                                                                                              community schools
                                                                                                             can provide a means
                                                       Finding Resources tgo                                to coordinate an array
                                                        Support Rural Out-of-                                    of services and
           Wright, Finance Project,                    School Time Initiatives:                             programs for children
    60               The                Elisabeth          Strategy Brief         Program Management               and families.
                                                                                                                How after-school
                                                                                                              programs can boost
                                                                                                             literacy development
                                                                                                             with fun activities the
                                                                                                                 kids want to do.
                                                                                                                Included: ideas,
                                                                                                                  answere, and
                                                                                                              explanations to help
                                                        Fun Literacy Activities                               the average person
                                                          for After-School                                     without a teaching
    73       Edwards & Martinez       Sue & Kathleen          Programs            Curriculum & Activities            degree.




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                                                                                                             Designed for the Adult
                                                                                                             professional in out-of-
                                                                                                              school time settings.
                                                                                                              This resource helps
                                                                                                              professionals in their
                                                          Getting Along: Teaching                              understanding and
                                                          Social Skills to Children                           practice of teaching
    75         Ollhoff & Ollhoff          Jim, Laruie             & Youth                Child Guidance            social skills



                                                                                                                   This report
                                                                                                                summarizes the
                                                                                                                 practices that
                                                              Getting It Right:                                   characterize
             Raley, Grossman &          Rebecca, Jean &         Strategies for                               successful afterschool
    91             Walker                  Karen E.         Afterschool Success       Program Management           programs




                                                                                                                  Presents simple,
                                                                                                                  effective tools for
                                                           Good Kids, Difficult                              understanding difficult
                                                           Behavior: A guide to                              behavior and changing
                                                           What Works & What                                  it through preparation
    53              Divinyi             Joyce, MS, LPC           Doesn't                 Child Guidance            and response.

                                                                                                              Demonstrates simple
                                                                                                             but effective solutions
                                                                                                                  to the common
                                                                                                             problems many out-of-
                                                            Great Spaces, Fresh                              school time programs
                                                          Places: How to Improve                               face with respect to
           National Institute of Out-                     Environments for School-                              facilities and other
    33         of-School Time               NIOST              Age Programs           Environmental Design    space-related issues.




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                                                                                                               A Resource Guide to
                                                                                                                  train afterschool
                                                                                                                  program staff to
                                                                                                             enhance the quality of
                                                                                                              the care they provide.
                                                                                                                 A great source of
                                                        Guiding Growth:                                        curricula, ideas and
                                                        Training Staff for                                   information as well as
                                                     Working with Youth in                                     how to work with the
    72         4-H Afterschool                       After-School Programs       Program Management            community at large.
                                                                                                             Key information to both
                                                                                                                   early childhood
                                                                                                                educators & family
                                                                                                              members about what
                                                                                                                is ttypical in young
                                                        Healthy Sexuality                                        children & how to
                                                     Development: A Guide                                      support them in this
                                                       for Early Childhood                                       early & inquisitive
    2      Chrisman, Couchenour       Kent, Donna     Educators & Families     Child Growth & Development               stage.
                                                                                                              Used to promote and
                                                                                                              protect the health and
                                                                                                                  safety of children,
                                                                                                             staff, and families with
                                                                                                              suggested activities in
                                                                                                                   each chapter to
                                                                                                              support its use in staff
                                                    Healthy Young Children:                                     training and student
    37            NAEYC                             A Manual for Programs       Health, Safety & Nutrition             courses.
                                                                                                             This guide is designed
                                                                                                               to help program staff
                                                                                                                     explore and
                                                    Helping Children & Youth                                       understand the
                                                      with ADD Succeed in                                    influencing factors and
                                                     After-School Programs:                                       characteristics of
                                                      A Guide for Program                                     children with ADD. It
    82            Newman               Roberta L.      Directors and Staff           Child Guidance              provides "hand-on"




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                                                                                                              Designed to help out-
                                                    Homework Assistance &                                      of-school programs
                                                      Out-of-School Time:                                    think through their role
           National Institute of Out-               Filling the Need, Finding                                in providing homework
    23         of-School Time            NIOST               a balance           Curriculum & Activities           assistance.




                                                    How to help Your Child                                     Although written for
                                                    with Homework: Every                                      parents, this easy-to-
                                                    caring paren's guide to                                  use book can help you
                                                   encouraging good study                                    and your staff facilitate
                               Marguerite C., Ph.D. habits and ending the                                     better reading, math,
                                & Jeanne Shay,         Homework Wars                                         and study skills in your
    25      Radencich & Schumm       Ph.D.           (Children ages 6-13)        Curriculum & Activities         6-13 year olds.




                                                                                                               Includes a Disaster
                                                                                                               Planning Guide for
                                                                                                             Child Care Resource &
                                                                                                              Referral Agencies: A
                                                                                                              training program for
                                                    Is Child Care Ready? A                                       family child care
           National Association of                  Disaster Planning Guide                                   providers; a training
           Child Care Resource &                    for Child Care Resource                                  program for child care
    96       Referral Agencies          NACCRRA       & Referral Agencies       Health, Safety & Nutrition           centers.




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                                                                                                                      52 themes in 5
                                                                                                                      different topics
                                                                                                                   designed to promote
                                                             Jump Starters: Quick                                 self-esteem, creativity
                                                            Classroom Activities that                                and cooperation
                                                              Develop Self-Esteem,                                   among children.
                                                                 Creativity and                                       Tehre are 260
    83            McElherne             Linda Nason, MA           Cooperation           Curriculum & Activities     activities that are



                                                                                                                    This collaboration
                                                                                                                   results from several
                                                                                                                       large national
                                                                                                                  evaluations indicating
                                                             Launching Literacy in                                   that enrichment
                                                            After-School Programs:                                 activities alone were
            Arbreton, Goldsmith &        Amy, Julie and     Early Lessons From the                                   unlikely to affect
    89             Sheldon                 Jessica               Coral Initiative       Curriculum & Activities   educationalaprogress.
                                                                                                                   Based on training
                                                                                                                    developed by the
                                                                                                                   National Institute on
                                                                                                                   Out-of-School Time
                                                                                                                  (NIOST) to assist out-
                                                                                                                      of-school Time
                                                                                                                        providers in
                                                             Links to Learning: A                                 responding to the call
                                                             Curriculum Planning                                      for afterschool
           National Institute of Out-   Wellesley Centers    Guide for Afterschool                                  academics, while
    77         of-School Time             for Women               Programs              Program Management          addressing the full



                                                                                                                    Information on how
                                                                                                                   children learn to read
                                                              Literacy: Exploring                                  with many strategies
                                                             Strategies to Enhance                                for promotoing literacy
           National Institute of Out-                       Learning in After-School                              skills and descriptions
    24         of-School Time                NIOST                 Programs             Curriculum & Activities     of model programs.




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                                                                                                            Lights On Afterschool
                                                                                                            is a public awareness
                                                                                                                   event widely
                                                                                                                   celebrated in
                                                                                                             afterschool programs
                                                                                                               across the country.
                                                                                                               Use this CD to gain
                                                                                                              insight into the steps
           Massachusetts School-                       Lobby Day & Other          Family & Community           necessary to host a
    86         Age Coalition                             Policy Events               Partnerships             successful lobby day
                                                                                                              This CD offers a fast
                                                                                                            and exciting approach
                                                                                                             to receiving accurate,
                                                                                                               up to date facts and
                                                                                                             advice on bullying. It
                                                                                                            offers specialized tools
                                                                                                            for teachers, children,
                                                      Make Time to Listen,                                         parents, law
             MT Dept of Health &                     Make Time to Talk About                                    enforcement and
    85        Human Services                                Bullying                 Child Guidance               mental health




                                                                                                             How health, stress &
                                                      Making Connections:                                   teaching can affect the
                                   Rebate Nummela,   Teaching & the Human                                    brain and the learning
    7             Caine & Caine        Geoffrey              Brain             Child Growth & Development   process. Grades 1-12




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                                                                                                                Long overdue national
                                                                                                                attention to the need to
                                                          Making the Most of Out-                                  make high-quality,
                                           DeWitt            of-School Time:                                     affordable programs
                                        Reader's Digest   Summary of Evaluation     Observation, Assessment &      available to more
    38             Wallace                  Fund                 Findings                  Evaluation              American families.


                                                                                                                      Portrays the
                                                                                                                   importance of the
                                                                                                                   relationships that
                                                                                                                children develop in out-
                                                                                                                     of-school time
                                                                                                                   programs. In the
                                                                                                                    video, program
                                                                                                                directors, trainers and
                                                          Making the Most of Out-                               advocates share their
                                                           of-School Time: The                                    thoughts on how to
           National Institute of Out-                     Human Side of Quality                                  build these important
    49         of-School Time               NIOST                 (Video)             Program Management        relationships (11 min)

                                                                                                                   This book gives
                                                                                                                nonprofit professionals
                                                                                                                 the tools to get their
                                                                                                                 message out to the
                                                           Making the News: A                                      media to get the
                                                          Guide for Nonprofits &                                   recognition their
    98             Salzman                  Jason                Activists               Professionalism          programs deserve.




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                                                                                                          Provides an overview
                                                                                                         of the major sources of
                                                  Maximizing Federal Food                                    federal food and
                                                  & Nutrition Funds for Out-                             nutrition funds that can
                                                      of-School Time &                                    support out-of-school
                                                     Community School                                     time and community
    47      Finance Project, The                          Initiatives          Program Management            school programs.




                                                                                                          How to book to help
                                                                                                         programs evaluate the
                                                    Measuring Program                                     long term effects on
                                                   Outcomes: A Pracitcal                                  the youth they work
    97     United Way of America                        Approach               Program Management                 with.


                                                                                                             107 Activities and
                                                                                                           games that promote
                                                                                                           team-building in an
                                                                                                            interactive and fun
                                                                                                         way. Activities include
                                                                                                            helpful variation to
                                                    More Team-Building                                    tailor activities to any
                                                    Activities for Every                                 group size, age or skill
    80             Jones                 Alanna            Group               Curriculum & Activities             level.




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                                                                                                           Features 50 of the
                                                                                                            most delightfully
                                                                                                          messy mud activities
                                                                                                            from the original
                                                                                                         Mudworks, but with full
                                                    Mudworks: Creative                                    Spanish translations
                                                      Clay, Dough and                                    alongside the English
    19              Kohl               Maryann F.   Modeling Experiences       Curriculum & Activities          version.




                                                                                                            This book will help
                                                                                                          professionals working
                                                                                                         in either school or child
                                                                                                          care settings to meet
                                                                                                          all learners' needs by
                                                                                                            infusing classroom
                                                                                                              staples(reading,
                                                    Multiple Intelligences &                              writing, math, science)
                                                          After-School                                   and the arts (visual art,
                                                    Environments: Keeping                                music, drama, creative
    51            Whitaker              David L.      All Children in Mind     Curriculum & Activities          movement).




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                                                                                                             This issue
                                                                                                      demonstrates how to
                                                                                                      support youth worker
                                                                                                      interaction as well as
                                                      New Directions for Youth                        training networks that
                                                           Development:                                    take common
                                                           Professional                                   approaches to
                                                       Development for Youth                                professional
    90     Garza, Borden & Astroth Pam, Lynne, & Kirk        Workers               Professionalism         development.




                                                        On the Road to ASC                                Findings from a
                                                         Professionalism:                                national survey on
                                                         Emerging Models,                             emerging credentialing
           National Institute of Out-                  Trends, and Issues in                           programs for school-
    43         of-School Time            NIOST             Credentialing           Professionalism      age care providers.
                                                                                                        This outreach CD is
                                                                                                      packed with resources
                                                                                                      that can be tailored for
                                                                                                           your audience.
                                                                                                             PowerPoint
                                                                                                           presentations,
                                                                                                      discussion guides, and
                                                                                                      short video clips make
            4-H Extension- 2003                       Out-of-School Time: A                           a compelling argument
               Regents of the                        Critical Time to Develop,   Family & Community    for the importance of
    84     University of Minnesota                        Learn and Grow            Partnerships      afterschool programs.




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                                                                                                                Elected officials have
                                                                                                                 limited time and they
                                                                                                                    cannot be as well
                                                                                                                   informed as those
                                                                                                                actually implementing
                                                                                                                 the programs. Youc
             National Center for                                                                                      an fill in their
           Community Education &                          Public Policy Makers:      Family & Community        information gap and be
    35     The Afterschool Alliance      2 Copies         Advocacy Strategy Kit         Partnerships                   their expert!


                                                                                                               Quick Energy acitvities
                                                                                                                and activity ideas are
                                                            Quick Energy for                                    designed to reinforce
                                                          Elementary Teachers:                                 energy concepts when
               National Energy         Resources For      Science Activities for                                only short periods of
    21           Foundation              Education           SACC Programs           Curriculum & Activities      time are available.
                                                                                                                       Learn what
                                                                                                               relationships work best
                                                                                                                     in afterschool
                                                                                                                programs, barriers to
                                                                                                                relationship building,
                                                         Relationships: The Heart    Family & Community        and policies that foster
    65     Baker & Manfredi-Petitt    Amy C. & Lynn A.        of Quality Care           Partnerships             a caring community



                                                                                                               This book is designed
                                                                                                                to help new program
                                                                                                                directors find longer-
                                                         Replacing Initial Grants:                                 term funding by
                                                          Tips for Out-of-School                               providing concrete tips
           Wright, Finance Project,                         Time Programs &                                    and examples of ways
    61               The                 Elisabeth               Initiatives         Program Management              to succeed.




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                                                                                                        The companion guide
                                                                                                          addresses specific
                                                                                                           issues regarding
                                                           School-Age Care                              programs exclusively
          Children's Administration                      Companion Guide: An                             serving school-age
            Division of Licensed                          Adult-Sized Guide to                             children, such as
            Resources Office of                               Child-Sized                                licensing, activities,
    1         Child Care Policy                             Environments           Professionalism           and staffing.




                                                                                                        The companion guide
                                                                                                          addresses specific
                                                                                                           issues regarding
                                                           School-Age Care                              programs exclusively
          Children's Administration                      Companion Guide: An                             serving school-age
            Division of Licensed                          Adult-Sized Guide to                             children, such as
            Resources Office of                               Child-Sized                                licensing, activities,
    1         Child Care Policy                             Environments         Program Management          and staffing.


                                                                                                          Provides an easy to
                                                                                                            use resource for
                                                                                                          defining high-quality
                                                                                                           care and assessing
                                                                                                        levels of quality in child
                                          Thelma,          School-Age Care                               care programs offered
                                      Teachers College    Environment Rating                              by schools and other
    34            Harms, et al        Press   2 copies           Scale           Environmental Design        organizations.




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                                                                                                        The manual guides the
                                                                                                          reader through the
                                                        School-Age Child Care:                           process of designing,
                                                        An Action Manual for the                           implementing and
                                                         90's and Beyond (2nd                            managing programs
    8        Seligson & Allenson     Michelle & Michael         Edition)             Professionalism    for children aged 5-12.




                                                                                                        The manual guides the
                                                                                                          reader through the
                                                        School-Age Child Care:                           process of designing,
                                                        An Action Manual for the                           implementing and
                                                         90's and Beyond (2nd                            managing programs
    8        Seligson & Allenson     Michelle & Michael         Edition)           Program Management   for children aged 5-12.

                                                                                                              Contains a
                                                                                                            combination of
                                                                                                        background readings,
                                                                                                            models of skill
                                                                                                         standards, preferred
                                                                                                        development process
                                                          Skill Standards for                             defination of terms,
           Peninsula College: Port                         School-Age Care                              validation information
    6           Angeles, WA                                 Professionals            Professionalism      and resource lists.




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                                                                                                                      Contains a
                                                                                                                    combination of
                                                                                                                background readings,
                                                                                                                    models of skill
                                                                                                                 standards, preferred
                                                                                                                development process
                                                           Skill Standards for                                    defination of terms,
           Peninsula College: Port                          School-Age Care                                     validation information
    6           Angeles, WA                                  Professionals            Program Management          and resource lists.




                                                                                                                      Identifies Skill
                                                           Skill Standards for                                  Standards necessary
           Washington State Board                           School-Age Care                                      to function effectively
             for Community &                            Professionals: Inventory    Observation, Assessment &   as a School-Age child
    39      Technical Colleges                            for Self-Assessment              Evaluation              care professional.
                                                                                                                  Revised & updated
                                                                                                                information on how to
                                                                                                                 teach prosocial skills
                                                                                                                    to preschool and
                                                           Skillstreaming the                                   kindergarten children.
                                                        Elementary School Child:                                   The skillstreaming
                                                            New Strategies &                                        approach utilizes
                                                            Perspectives for                                    modeling, role playing,
    13       McGinnis, Goldstein     Ellen, Arnold P.   Teaching Prosocial Skills        Child Guidance            performance feed




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                                                                                                               Offers simple,
                                                                                                         straightforward ways to
                                                                                                         boost brain power with
                                                                                                            active exploration,
                                                  Start Smart: Building                                     repetition, sensory
                                                 Brain Power in the Early                                  exploration, laughter
    9              Schiller               Pam             Years             Child Growth & Development           and more
                                                                                                           Provides information
                                                                                                          for those interested in
                                                                                                           getting 4-H clubs up
                                                                                                            and running in their
                                                                                                           area. This resource
                                                                                                           offers administrative
                                                                                                             materials, training
                                                  Starting 4-H Clubs in                                    templates, and other
    68         4-H Afterschool                   After-School Programs        Program Management                resources.




                                                                                                           An A-Z of how to do
                                                                                                         summer programs. It
                                                                                                          includes: Marketing,
                                                                                                           scheduling, staffing,
                                                                                                              safety, model
                                                                                                          programs, older kids,
                                                 Summer Program Tips,                                        checklists, skill
                                                 Strategies, & Activities                                    outcomes, and
                                                 for School-Agers 5-14                                    discipline. Plus it has
    56            Scofield                Rich         Years-Old              Program Management         over 500 activity ideas.




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                                                                                                      This all-in-one book
                                                                                                     gives you 38 different
                                                                                                    themes and more than
                                                                                                     230 activities you can
                                                                                                    choose from which are
                                                 Summer Sizzlers and                                  specific to summer
                                                Magic Mondays: School-                                  and after school
    74            Wallace                Edna    Age Theme Activities     Curriculum & Activities          programs.




                                                                                                       Sustainability is a
                                                                                                        critical issue for
                                                                                                         afterschool &
                                                                                                     community programs
                                                                                                    for children. Program
                                                                                                       developers must
                                                     Sustaining                                      constantly search for
                                                   Comprehensive                                      new funding . This
                                                 Community Initiatives:                             guide offers strategies
                                                   Key Elements for                                      for long-term
    62      Finance Project, The                       Success            Program Management        sustainability planning.




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                                                                                                         Helps Teachers create
                                                                                                                a peaceable
                                                                                                            classroom where
                                                                                                         children learn peaceful
                                                    Teaching Young Children                                 alternatives to the
                                                        in Violent Times:                                    violent behavior
                                                        Building A Better                                  modeled for them in
    20             Levin                Diane E.     Classroom, 2nd Edition       Child Guidance                   society
                                                                                                             Children have a
                                                                                                         natural sense of what's
                                                                                                           fair and What's not-
                                                                                                         whether it's not sharing
                                                                                                          toys, litter in the park
                                                                                                             or the homeless
                                                       That's Not Fair!: A                               person they see on the
                                                       Teacher's Guide to                                  strre. In That's Not
                                                      Activism with Young     Cultural & Developmental      Fair!, teachers will
    79        Pelo & Davidson          Ann & Fran           Children                   Diversity         learn to use children's




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                                                                                                             Children have a
                                                                                                         natural sense of what's
                                                                                                           fair and What's not-
                                                                                                         whether it's not sharing
                                                                                                          toys, litter in the park
                                                                                                             or the homeless
                                                                                                         person they see on the
                                                                                                           strre. In That's Not
                                                                                                            Fair!, teachers will
                                                        That's Not Fair!: A                              learn to use children's
                                                        Teacher's Guide to                                 sense of fairness to
                                                       Activism with Young                                  guide them toward
    79        Pelo & Davidson          Ann & Fran            Children          Curriculum & Activities      changing the world




                                                                                                         Use these strategies to
                                                                                                           develop and overall
                                                                                                          anti-bully program or
                                                          The Bully Free                                    immediately use
                                                       Classroom: Over 100                               individual strategies to
                                                       Tips & Strategies for                              teach specific social
    52             Beane             Allan L., Ph.D.       Teachers K-8           Child Guidance                  skills.




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                                                                                                             Provides a new
                                                                                                          awareness of why and
                                                     The Colors of Learning:                               how to integrate art
                                                      Integrating the Visual                             into all subject areas in
            Althouse, Johnson &   Rosemary, Margaret    Arts Into the Early                                   early childhood
    15            Mitchell            & Sharon        Childhood Curriculum     Curriculum & Activities          curriculum




                                                                                                             Great ideas on
                                                                                                           enhancing outdoor
                                                      The Great Outdoors:                                   opportunities with
                                                      Restoring children's                                 ideas on designing
    26             Rivkin               Mary S.       Right to Play Outside    Curriculum & Activities         play areas.




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                                                                                                       Renowned children's
                                                                                                      author, Susan Milford,
                                                                                                      offere 365 indoor and
                                                                                                      outdoor activities that
                                                 The Kid's Nature Book:                               encourage exploration
                                                   356 Indoor/Outdoor                                 and enjoyment of the
    76             Milford               Susan   Activities & Experiences   Curriculum & Activities       natural world.




                                                                                                        Best Practices that
                                                                                                        leas to stimulating,
                                                                                                       safe, and supportive
                                                                                                       programs for young
                                                 The NSACCA Standards                                  people ages 5-14 in
            National School-Age                   for Quality School-Age                                 their out-of-school
    3       Child Care Alliance         NSACCA              Care               Professionalism                  time.




                                                                                                        Best Practices that
                                                                                                        leas to stimulating,
                                                                                                       safe, and supportive
                                                                                                       programs for young
                                                 The NSACCA Standards                                  people ages 5-14 in
            National School-Age                   for Quality School-Age                                 their out-of-school
    3       Child Care Alliance         NSACCA              Care            Program Management                  time.



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                                                                                                                       This book is a
                                                                                                                  compilation of writings
                                                                                                                   on understanding and
                                                                                                                    managing childhood
                                                                                                                       behavior. The
                                                                                                                     valuable guidance
                                                                                                                     concepts will help
                                                                                                                   teachers understand
                                                            The Power of Guidance:                                children's behavior and
                                                               Teaching Social-                                       use non-punitive
                                                            Emotional Skills in Early                                   strategies for
    57             Gartrell                 Dan             Childhood Classrooms           Child Guidance                classroom



                                                                                                                  The authors show how
                                                                                                                  good project work can
                                                                                                                   provide solutions to
                                                             The Power of Projects:                                problems that seem
                                                             Meeting Contemporary                                 overwhelming to many
                                                              Challenges in Early                                    teacher of young
    18         Helm & Beneke         Judy Harris & Sallee    Childhood Classrooms       Curriculum & Activities     children ages 3-8.




                                                                                                                  This guide focuses on
                                                                                                                  strategies for financing
                                                               Thinking Broadly:                                    children and family
                                                            Financing Strategies for                                    services and
           Hayes, Finance Project,                           Comprehensive Child                                    community building
    63              The                   Cheryl D.          and Family Initiatives     Program Management           and development.
                                                                                                                    A Book for directors
                                                                                                                    who want to provide
                                                                                                                       new staff with
                                                            Training New Afterschool                               improtant information
                                                             Staff: Welcome to the                                and ideas for carrying
                                                              World of School-Age                                         out their
    50            Newman                 Roberta L.                   Care!             Program Management          responsibilities, but




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                                                                                                          Standards-based
                                                                                                        reform is built on the
                                                                                                         idea that we should
                                                   Understanding School                                spell out what students
                                                    Standards-A Project                                 ought to know and be
                                                    Learn Publication on                                  able to do at each
            Boys & Girls Clubs of                 Linking Club Programs                                     stage of their
    16            America                         to Academic Standards      Curriculum & Activities          education.




                                                                                                            Explores three
                                                                                                         strategies for using
                                                                                                            TANF funding;
                                                                                                              discusses
                                                                                                        considerations for the
                                                  Using TANF to Finance                                 use of each strategy,
                                                   Out-of-School Time                                        and provides
                                                   Community School                                    examples of innovative
    48      Finance Project, The                        Initiatives          Program Management           state approaches.



                                                                                                            Voices of Hope
                                                                                                        introduces readers to
                                                                                                       an astonishing array of
                                                                                                            people who are
                                                  Voices of Hope: Heroes'                              sticking their necks out
                                                  Stories For Challenging   Cultural & Developmental     to make the world a
    95      Giraffe Heroes Project     Readings            Times                     Diversity               better place.




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                                                                                                                     This Clear and
                                                                                                                  Concise book shows
                                                         What Every Parent Needs                                 how children learn and
                                                         to Know About 1st, 2nd &                                    carefully guides
                                                         3rd grades: An Essential                                  parents through the
                                      Toni S., Diane       Guide to Your Child's                                  essential elementary
    10     Bickart, Dodge, Jablon     Trister, Judy R.          Education           Child Growth & Development     school experience.
                                                                                                                   Assessing the New
                                                                                                                  Federalism is a multi
                                                                                                                   year Urban Institute
                                                                                                                   project designed to
                                                         What Happens When the                                   analyze the devolution
                                                          School Year Is Over?                                     of responsibility for
                                                          The Use and Costs of                                    social programs from
                                                          Child Care for School-                                        the federal
            Urban Institute, The (3                      Age Children during the                                    government to the
    28             Copies)                                  Summer Months             Program Management                  states.
                                                                                                                   Assessing the New
                                                                                                                  Federalism is a multi
                                                                                                                   year Urban Institute
                                                                                                                   project designed to
                                                         What Happens When the                                   analyze the devolution
                                                          School Year Is Over?                                     of responsibility for
                                                          The Use and Costs of                                    social programs from
                                                          Child Care for School-                                        the federal
            Urban Institute, The (3                      Age Children during the                                    government to the
    28             Copies)                                  Summer Months             Program Management                  states.




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                                                                                                                Kids who succeed
                                                                                                             have specific assets in
                                                                                                                     their lives-
                                                                                                             developmental assets.
                                                           What Kids Need to                                      The more assets
                                                           Succeed: Proven,                                  young people have the
             Benson, Galbraith,    Peter L, PhD, Judy,   Practical Ways to Raise                              less likely they are to
    70           Espeland             MA, Pamela                Good Kids          Personal Dispositions           get into trouble.
                                                                                                             Based on the growing
                                                                                                                understanding that
                                                                                                                   even the littlest
                                                                                                              learners are powerful
                                                                                                               thinkers and theory
                                                                                                               makers. It identifies
                                                         Worms, Shadows and                                      important science
                                                         Whirlpools: Science in                                   inquiry skills and
                                                          the Early Childhood                                 concepts appropriate
    30        Worth & Grollman      Karen & Sharon             Classroom           Curriculum & Activities      for the very young.




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