Education: Childhood

  • Developing High Quality Observation, Assessment and Planning in the Early Years: Made to measure book cover

    Developing High Quality Observation, Assessment and Planning in the Early Years

    Made to measure, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Sancisi, Margaret Edgington

    What is meant by high quality observation in the early years? How do you devise effective next steps for young children that build on their interests? How do you ensure that you meet the needs of all the children in your care? Offering a fresh approach, this practical toolkit offers a complete…

    Paperback – 2015-03-03
    Routledge

  • Musical Childhoods: Explorations in the pre-school years book cover

    Musical Childhoods

    Explorations in the pre-school years, 1st Edition

    By Berenice Nyland, Aleksandra Acker, Jill Ferris, Jan Deans

     Musical Childhoods is a culmination of more than a decade of research driven by the fact that music has been neglected in early childhood programs in favour of literacy and numeracy.   Recent research has identified a connection between academic performance and musical programs and this has…

    Paperback – 2015-01-26
    Routledge

  • Risk, Challenge and Adventure in the Early Years: A practical guide to exploring and extending learning outdoors book cover

    Risk, Challenge and Adventure in the Early Years

    A practical guide to exploring and extending learning outdoors, 1st Edition

    By Kathryn Susan Solly

    What is the difference between ‘risk’ and ‘danger’? What can children learn from taking risks? How can you provide key experiences for children and ensure their safety outdoors? Young children will naturally seek out challenges and take risks and this is crucial to their overall development. This…

    Paperback – 2014-12-17
    Routledge

  • Early Years Education and Care: New issues for practice from research book cover

    Early Years Education and Care

    New issues for practice from research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Hay

    What are the new benchmarks for the future in good early years’ provision? What should children and parents expect from practice given recent research evidence on how young children thrive? Developing and managing early years provision has changed significantly over the last few years. Parental…

    Paperback – 2014-12-05
    Routledge

  • Designing Games for Children: Developmental, Usability, and Design Considerations for Making Games for Kids book cover

    Designing Games for Children

    Developmental, Usability, and Design Considerations for Making Games for Kids, 1st Edition

    By Carla Fisher

    When making games for kids, it’s tempting to simply wing-it on the design. We were all children once, right? The reality is that adults are far removed from the cognitive changes and the motor skill challenges that are the hallmark of the developing child. Designing Games for Children, helps you…

    Paperback – 2014-12-03
    Routledge

  • Children: Rights and Childhood book cover

    Children

    Rights and Childhood, 3rd Edition

    By David Archard

    Children: Rights and Childhood is widely regarded as the first book to offer a detailed philosophical examination of children’s rights. David Archard provides a clear and accessible introduction to a topic that has assumed increasing relevance since the book’s first publication. Divided clearly into…

    Paperback – 2014-11-20
    Routledge

  • Bodies as Sites of Cultural Reflection in Early Childhood Education book cover

    Bodies as Sites of Cultural Reflection in Early Childhood Education

    1st Edition

    By Rachael S. Burke, Judith Duncan

    Taking the body as a locus for discussion, Rachael S. Burke and Judith Duncan argue not only that implicit cultural practices shape most of the interactions taking place in early childhood curricula and pedagogy but that many of these practices often go unnoticed or unrecognized as being pedagogy.…

    Paperback – 2014-11-20
    Routledge
    Changing Images of Early Childhood

  • Starting School (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Starting School (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Brian Jackson

    First published in 1979, this book considers the culture of a multi-racial community through the eyes of six children about to start school. Each child is from a different background but all live in the same street in a town in the north of England. Following the children from home into school,…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Childminder (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Childminder (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Brian Jackson, Sonia Jackson

    First published in 1979, this book looks at the subject of childminding in Britain at the time it was written. It is based on a national survey that was commissioned by the Social Science Research Council and on action to help childminders funded by the Wates Foundation at Manchester University, UK…

    Paperback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Reframing the Emotional Worlds of the Early Childhood Classroom book cover

    Reframing the Emotional Worlds of the Early Childhood Classroom

    1st Edition

    Edited by Samara Madrid, David Fernie, Rebecca Kantor

    This volume examines the emotional world of the early childhood classroom as it affects young children (whose emotional wellbeing is crucial to successful learning), educators (for whom teaching is never a solely cognitive act), parents, and administrators. In a culture where issues such as…

    Paperback – 2014-11-12
    Routledge

  • Educational Change in International Early Childhood Contexts: Crossing Borders of Reflection book cover

    Educational Change in International Early Childhood Contexts

    Crossing Borders of Reflection, 1st Edition

    Edited by Linda R. Kroll, Daniel R. Meier

    Co-published with the Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI), Educational Change in International Early Childhood Contexts: Crossing Borders of Reflection examines the role of teacher reflection in a variety of educational contexts worldwide. Using a case study approach that…

    Paperback – 2014-11-04
    Routledge
    International Perspectives on Early Childhood Education

  • Bringing the Montessori Approach to your Early Years Practice book cover

    Bringing the Montessori Approach to your Early Years Practice

    3rd Edition

    By Barbara Isaacs

    Have you ever wondered what the Montessori approach is all about and how it can be used to benefit the young children in your setting? This book explains how the Montessori approach works offering guidance on planning and assessment methods alongside practical activities for practitioners to try.…

    Paperback – 2014-10-24
    Routledge
    Bringing ... to your Early Years Practice

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