Yardsticks: Children in the Classroom Ages 4–14 (paperback)

Chip Wood

This comprehensive, user-friendly reference offers clear descriptions of children's development from age 4 to age 14. A bestseller, now in its 3rd edition, Yardsticks has helped countless teachers and administrators shape classrooms and schools where all children can succeed.

For each age, this book includes: 

  • Narrative description of developmental traits
  • Charts summarizing physical, social, language, and cognitive growth patterns  
  • Suggestions for curricular areas: reading, writing, mathematics, and thematic units 
  • Favorite books for different ages

A practical resource on child development. Chip Wood has walked the walk as both teacher and principal. He knows children and he knows how to apply developmental principles sensibly and artfully.
— Eric Schaps, Director, Developmental Studies Center

Paperback, 240 pages


Quantity discounts: 5–49 copies: $18.70 ea; 50+ copies: $17.60 ea

SKU: 134