Education: Primary/Elementary Education

  • Creative Crafts in Education book cover

    Creative Crafts in Education

    1st Edition

    By Seonaid M. Robertson

    Originally published in 1952, this title looks at how various creative crafts were taught in school and whether this had the ability to eventually transform our social environment. The author looks at craft education first in the primary years and then in adolescence, she goes on to examine…

    Paperback – 2020-06-07 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Reading in Primary Schools book cover

    Reading in Primary Schools

    1st Edition

    By Geoffrey R. Roberts

    Learning to read and the teaching of reading have long been surrounded with controversy. Originally published in 1969, this book takes the view that the subject is best approached via linguistic theory. The relationship between reading and spoken language is clearly brought out in the author’s…

    Paperback – 2020-06-07 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Microcomputers in Early Childhood Education book cover

    Microcomputers in Early Childhood Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by John T. Pardeck, John W. Murphy

    Originally published in 1989, this book differed from others on the topic of microcomputers and education at the time, in that it focuses on the influence that microcomputer technology has on children in their early years, specially pre-school and elementary ages. Microcomputers have the capacity…

    Paperback – 2020-03-14 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Curriculum Provision in the Small Primary School book cover

    Curriculum Provision in the Small Primary School

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maurice Galton, Helen Patrick

    Originally published in 1990. Small primary schools were a source of considerable debate in the 1980s. This balanced and authoritative account is based on the findings of a survey of curriculum provision. It shows that small primary schools differ surprisingly little from their larger counterparts…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • The Impact of the National Curriculum on the Teaching of Five-Year-Olds book cover

    The Impact of the National Curriculum on the Teaching of Five-Year-Olds

    1st Edition

    By Theo Cox, Susan Sanders

    Originally published in 1994. One of the most neglected areas of research and thus writing is the world of the infant school child. Those who know it best are teachers who tend not to write. Those who write most are academics and even they venture rarely into this area. This book is based on…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • The Teaching of Primary Science: Policy and Practice book cover

    The Teaching of Primary Science

    Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Richards, Derek Holford

    Originally published in 1983. This book provides the first overview of developments in primary science prior to and following the national survey of primary schools in 1978. Key issues central to contemporary policy and practice are identified, set in context and interrelated for teachers, students…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • New Directions in Primary Education book cover

    New Directions in Primary Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Richards

    Originally published in 1982. This book analyses developments in primary education since 1974 and from this analysis draws out issues gaining rapidly in currency and seem likely to have significant impact on primary education in the following decade. As well as including a substantial number…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • The Insistence of the Letter: Literacy Studies and Curriculum Theorizing book cover

    The Insistence of the Letter

    Literacy Studies and Curriculum Theorizing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bill Green

    Originally published in 1992. What kinds of literacy are appropriate for life and work in the late twentieth century? What historically is the relationship between curriculum and literacy, and how is it changing? The essays in this book provide an innovative forum for discussion for what are often…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • The Preachers of Culture (1975): A Study of English and its Teachers book cover

    The Preachers of Culture (1975)

    A Study of English and its Teachers, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Mathieson

    Published in 1975, Margaret Mathieson has drawn on her experience both in schools and in the training of English teachers to relate the discussions and writings of the previous two centuries to the debate, probably livelier than ever before, among English practitioners about the role of their…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Boys, Masculinities and Reading: Gender Identity and Literacy as Social Practice book cover

    Boys, Masculinities and Reading

    Gender Identity and Literacy as Social Practice, 1st Edition

    By Laura Scholes

    Boys, Masculinities and Reading explores elementary students’ interpretations of their experiences of reading and the contextual influences that impact those experiences. While research continues to highlight the apparent systematic underperformance of boys in comparison to girls on national and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Children Learning French: An Attempt at First Principles book cover

    Children Learning French

    An Attempt at First Principles, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Rapaport, David Westgate

    Is the learning of a second language best begun in the junior school? Originally published in 1974, the authors draw upon studies of language learning and upon developmental characteristics of children, relating them to second language learning, in order to assess the appropriateness of French to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Children's Creative Spelling book cover

    Children's Creative Spelling

    1st Edition

    By Charles Read

    In this study, originally published in 1986, Professor Charles Read examines the ways in which pre-school and primary children create spellings – or misspellings, as they appear to be. He focuses on the hidden phonetic bases for some frequent patterns in young children’s spelling, both in and out…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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