Education: Childhood

  • Supporting Language and Emotional Development in the Early Years through Reading book cover

    Supporting Language and Emotional Development in the Early Years through Reading

    1st Edition

    By Maureen Glynn

    This book is the individual guidebook used to support the six 'Pip and Bunny' storybooks. This invaluable resource comprises a set of six ‘Pip and Bunny’ picture books with accompanying professional guide and downloadable online content; all carefully written and illustrated to support…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01
    Routledge
    Supporting Language and Emotional Development in the Early Years through Reading

  • Decolonizing Place in Early Childhood Education book cover

    Decolonizing Place in Early Childhood Education

    1st Edition

    By Fikile Nxumalo

    This book draws attention to the urgent need for early childhood education to critically encounter and pedagogically respond to the entanglements of environmentally damaged places, anti-blackness, and settler colonial legacies. Drawing from the author’s multi-year participatory action research with…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31
    Routledge
    Indigenous and Decolonizing Studies in Education

  • Deafness, Development and Literacy book cover

    Deafness, Development and Literacy

    1st Edition

    By Alec Webster

    Originally published in 1986. Deafness is not just a deprivation of sound, but a barrier to normal social interaction and learning. There are likely to be children with some degree of hearing loss in every primary classroom, so it is important that teachers know how to help them. This book gives a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Reading: A Basic Guide for Parents and Teachers book cover

    Reading

    A Basic Guide for Parents and Teachers, 1st Edition

    By Pamela McKeown

    Originally published in 1974. This is an enlightening guide to the teaching of reading in response to the desire to motivate children to read and write, and rapidly and permanently teach them these techniques. It gives an account of the modern methods of teaching these skills, based on the natural…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Reading and Loving book cover

    Reading and Loving

    1st Edition

    By Leila Berg

    Originally published in 1977. Learning to read is probably the central educational achievement of any child's life. It is also a central concern for parents and teachers. Leila Berg, known for her work in children's literature, believes that the enjoyment of books and the acquisition of reading and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • The Development of School-based Literacy: A Social Ecological Perspective book cover

    The Development of School-based Literacy

    A Social Ecological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Pellegrini, Lee Galda

    Originally published in 1998. This book presents a model of social-contextual influences on children’s literacy and literate language. Literate language is similar to the language teachers use and to the language used in reading books for young children. Based on a longitudinal study in homes and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Parental Involvement in Children's Reading book cover

    Parental Involvement in Children's Reading

    1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Topping, Sheila Wolfendale

    Parental involvement in children's education is a subject of growing interest and recent legislation in both the UK and USA has given formal recognition of parents’ rights. Learning to read is an obvious area where parents can do a great deal to help, and some schools have had programmes for…

    Paperback – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • The Physical Development Needs of Young Children book cover

    The Physical Development Needs of Young Children

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca Duncombe

    With growing concerns over declining levels of school readiness and physical activity, this book highlights the importance of quality early movement experiences and explores the connection between poor early Physical Development opportunities and later difficulties in the classroom.  The book…

    Paperback – 2019-05-24
    Routledge

  • Exploring Maths through Stories and Rhymes: Active Learning in the Early Years book cover

    Exploring Maths through Stories and Rhymes

    Active Learning in the Early Years, 1st Edition

    By Janet Rees

    This practical book is packed with tried-and-tested activities which draw on popular stories and rhymes, and use everyday materials and objects to help young children develop their understanding and enjoyment of mathematical concepts. By relating ideas of number, shape, size and pattern to…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23
    Routledge

  • Challenging Early Learning: Helping Young Children Learn How to Learn book cover

    Challenging Early Learning

    Helping Young Children Learn How to Learn, 1st Edition

    By James Nottingham, Jill Nottingham

    What are the goals of Early Years education? A lot of people ask this question and receive answers ranging from keeping children safe; introducing them to the values of society; encouraging a love of language; giving them experience of socialising, harmonising and behaving appropriately. This book…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • Nurturing Nature and the Environment with Young Children: Children, Elders, Earth book cover

    Nurturing Nature and the Environment with Young Children

    Children, Elders, Earth, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janice Kroeger, Casey Y. Myers, Katy Morgan

    This book, at the intersection of early childhood and reconceptualizing practice, looks at how practitioners, theorists, and teachers are supporting young children to care about the environment differently. Despite the current popularity of post-human perspectives, in social science more broadly…

    Paperback – 2019-05-15
    Routledge

  • Understanding Pedagogic Documentation in Early Childhood Education: Revealing and Reflecting on High Quality Learning and Teaching book cover

    Understanding Pedagogic Documentation in Early Childhood Education

    Revealing and Reflecting on High Quality Learning and Teaching, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joao Formosinho, Jan Peeters

    Much more than simply recording events, pedagogical documentation is a revolutionary educational approach that enables practitioners to capture and understand the ways in which children learn and think. Exploring the use of pedagogic documentation across five different cultures, this book…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge
    Towards an Ethical Praxis in Early Childhood

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