Education: Childhood

  • Growing Up with Two Languages: A Practical Guide for Multilingual Families and Those Who Support Them book cover

    Growing Up with Two Languages

    A Practical Guide for Multilingual Families and Those Who Support Them, 4th Edition

    By Una Cunningham

    Growing Up with Two Languages provides a highly accessible account of the stages of language development, describes and evaluates the various systems and strategies that can be adopted and looks at the problems that can occur when a child is exposed to two languages and cultures. Combining…

    Paperback – 2020-03-17 
    Routledge

  • Working with Young Children in Museums: Weaving Theory and Practice book cover

    Working with Young Children in Museums

    Weaving Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Abigail Hackett, Rachel Holmes, Christina MacRae

    Working with Young Children in Museums makes a major contribution to the small body of extant research on young children in museums, galleries and heritage sites. Bridging theory and practice, the book introduces theoretical concepts in a clear and concise manner, whilst also providing…

    Paperback – 2020-03-02 
    Routledge
    Global Perspectives on Children in Museums

  • What to Say to Kids When Nothing Seems to Work: A Practical Guide for Parents and Caregivers book cover

    What to Say to Kids When Nothing Seems to Work

    A Practical Guide for Parents and Caregivers, 1st Edition

    By Adele Lafrance, Ashley P. Miller

    What to Say to Kids When Nothing Seems to Work offers parents an effective, step-by-step guide to some of the most common struggles for kids aged 5-12. Written by mental health professionals with over 30 years’ experience listening to kids’ thoughts and feelings, this book provides a framework…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Manufacturing the Mathematical Child: A Deconstruction of Dominant Spaces of Production and Governance book cover

    Manufacturing the Mathematical Child

    A Deconstruction of Dominant Spaces of Production and Governance, 1st Edition

    By Anna Llewellyn

    Mathematics is a subject held in high esteem around the world, yet the teaching and learning of mathematics is rarely viewed as good enough and many find the subject difficult to comprehend, or engage with. In Manufacturing the Mathematical Child, Anna Llewellyn asks some difficult questions in…

    Paperback – 2020-02-15 
    Routledge

  • Facebook Mentoring and Early Childhood Teachers: The Controversy in Virtual Professional Identity book cover

    Facebook Mentoring and Early Childhood Teachers

    The Controversy in Virtual Professional Identity, 1st Edition

    By Sharryn Clarke

    This volume explores concepts of mentoring, leadership and issues faced by early childhood teachers. Foregrounded against inadequate leadership and mentoring training in this sector, this book looks at how mentoring is exercised through Facebook. Mentoring through Facebook provokes a strong sense…

    Paperback – 2020-02-03 
    Routledge

  • Schooling Comprehensive Kids: Pupil Responses to Education book cover

    Schooling Comprehensive Kids

    Pupil Responses to Education, 1st Edition

    By Amanda Palmer

    First published in 1998, this volume is based upon an ethnographic study of white and black in a mixed comprehensive school conducted during the 1980s and explores differentiation in the classroom, looking at gender, colour and class differences within groups of students. The findings are discussed…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Young Children�s Developing Understanding of the Biological World book cover

    Young Children�s Developing Understanding of the Biological World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter J. Marshall, Kimberly Brenneman

    This book explores current research on young children’s beliefs and knowledge about the biological world – otherwise known as ‘folkbiology’. Contributors discuss factors that shape the development of folkbiological knowledge, as well as possible interventions designed to counteract cognitive biases…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17
    Routledge

  • Play, Physical Activity and Public Health: The Reframing of Children's Leisure Lives book cover

    Play, Physical Activity and Public Health

    The Reframing of Children's Leisure Lives, 1st Edition

    By Stephanie A. Alexander, Katherine L. Frohlich, Caroline Fusco

    Are children playing less than they used to? Are rising obesity rates linked to a decline in children’s time to play freely? These and other related questions have filled the pages of newspapers, magazines and scholarly journals for the past decade. Researchers and journalists have attributed these…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Research on the Education of Young Children book cover

    Handbook of Research on the Education of Young Children

    4th Edition

    Edited by Olivia N. Saracho

    The Handbook of Research on the Education of Young Children is the essential reference on research on early childhood education throughout the world. This outstanding resource provides a comprehensive research overview of important contemporary issues as well as the information necessary…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14
    Routledge

  • The Feelings Artbook: Promoting Emotional Literacy Through Drawing book cover

    The Feelings Artbook

    Promoting Emotional Literacy Through Drawing, 2nd Edition

    By Ruby Radburn

    This fun, imaginative book offers children a way to develop their emotional literacy skills through creativity and drawing. The new edition has been reimagined as a child-friendly activity book that can be completed independently, with beautiful new illustrations and more than ten extra activities.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-13
    Routledge

  • Embodied Family Choreography: Practices of Control, Care, and Mundane Creativity book cover

    Embodied Family Choreography

    Practices of Control, Care, and Mundane Creativity, 1st Edition

    By Marjorie Harness Goodwin, Asta Cekaite

    Embodied Family Choreography documents the lived and embodied practices employed to establish, maintain, and negotiate intimate social relationships in the family, examining forms of control, care, and creativity. Making use of the extensive video archives of family interaction in the US and Sweden…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Directions in Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis

  • Working with Two-year-olds: Developing Reflective Practice book cover

    Working with Two-year-olds

    Developing Reflective Practice, 1st Edition

    By Julie Brierley

    Working with Two-year-olds is an accessible and practical guide into the developmental pathways of two-year-olds. The book uses established research and environmental and cultural effects to provide an essential background on two-year-old development, while incorporating reflective questions and…

    Paperback – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

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