Education: Primary/Elementary Education

  • The Development of Meaning (RLE Edu I): A Study of Children's Use of Language book cover

    The Development of Meaning (RLE Edu I)

    A Study of Children's Use of Language, 1st Edition

    By Joan Tough

    This book investigates children's use of language and considers its implications for children's learning at home and at school. The author compares the language used by children from different social environments at the ages of three, five and seven and considers the different approaches that…

    Paperback – 2014-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education

  • Linguistics and the Teacher book cover

    Linguistics and the Teacher

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ronald Carter

    Linguistics and the Teacher is a collection of essays by linguists on different aspects of the relationship between linguistics and education. All the contributors are united in their belief that linguistics should be a central element in the education of teachers, and argue for principled and…

    Paperback – 2014-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education

  • Language & Teaching: A Psychological View book cover

    Language & Teaching

    A Psychological View, 1st Edition

    By Peter Herriot

    Language is the basic means of communication in the classroom. It is therefore vital that teachers should know something about its acquisition, development, possible defects and the ways in which they may understand and develop its communicative powers. Peter Herriot describes the relationship with…

    Paperback – 2014-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education

  • Children into Pupils (RLE Edu I): A Study of Language in Early Schooling book cover

    Children into Pupils (RLE Edu I)

    A Study of Language in Early Schooling, 1st Edition

    By Mary Willes

    This book makes work in the field of sociolinguistics easily accessible to working teachers and to teachers in training. It focuses on the crucial first weeks that children spend in school, and deals with talk as a joint production, in which teachers and pupils are engaged from the earliest stages…

    Paperback – 2014-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education

  • Children and Learning to Read (RLE Edu I) book cover

    Children and Learning to Read (RLE Edu I)

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Goodacre

    This is a study of the nature of the process whereby children go about the business of learning to read. The author relates her own practical teaching experience closely to studies in developmental psychology, and also considers the special needs of individual children. In all, the book…

    Paperback – 2014-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education

  • Common Knowledge (Routledge Revivals): The Development of Understanding in the Classroom book cover

    Common Knowledge (Routledge Revivals)

    The Development of Understanding in the Classroom, 1st Edition

    By Derek Edwards, Neil Mercer

    First published in 1987, Common Knowledge offers a radical departure from the traditionally individualistic psychologies which have underpinned modern approaches to educational theory and practice. The authors present a study of education as the creation of ‘common knowledge’ or shared…

    Paperback – 2013-12-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Collaboration in Education book cover

    Collaboration in Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Judith J. Slater, Ruth Ravid

    Collaboration in Education establishes a needed framework for school/university collaborations that will be critical for others wishing to reproduce and participate in these partnerships. The contributors explore the elements necessary for sustainable collaboration in order to provide a frame…

    Paperback – 2013-08-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Lifelong Engagement in Sport and Physical Activity: Participation and Performance across the Lifespan book cover

    Lifelong Engagement in Sport and Physical Activity

    Participation and Performance across the Lifespan, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas L. Holt, Margaret Talbot

    Sport and physical activity should now be understood as lifelong activity, beginning in childhood, and accessible to participants of all levels of ability. This book offers an overview of some of the core concerns underlying lifelong engagement in sport and physical activity, encompassing…

    Paperback – 2013-05-31
    Routledge
    ICSSPE Perspectives

  • The Cambridge Primary Review Research Surveys book cover

    The Cambridge Primary Review Research Surveys

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robin Alexander, Christine Doddington, John Gray, Linda Hargreaves, Ruth Kershner

    The Cambridge Primary Review Research Surveys is the outcome of the Cambridge Primary Review – England’s biggest enquiry into primary education for over forty years. Fully independent of government, it was launched in 2006 to investigate the condition and future of primary education…

    Paperback – 2013-03-12
    Routledge

  • Children’s Drawing and Writing: The Remarkable in the Unremarkable book cover

    Children’s Drawing and Writing

    The Remarkable in the Unremarkable, 1st Edition

    By Diane Mavers

    Children’s everyday drawing and writing are paradoxical: charmingly engaging, yet seemingly unremarkable in their ordinariness. This book takes a very close look at what passes by largely unnoticed at home and in school: copying, texts fleetingly present then gone, a picture drawn after the valued…

    Paperback – 2013-03-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Picturebooks, Pedagogy and Philosophy book cover

    Picturebooks, Pedagogy and Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Joanna Haynes, Karin Murris

    Contemporary picturebooks open up spaces for philosophical dialogues between people of all ages. As works of art, picturebooks offer unique opportunities to explore ideas and to create meaning collaboratively. This book considers censorship of certain well-known picturebooks, challenging the…

    Paperback – 2012-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Summer Learning: Research, Policies, and Programs book cover

    Summer Learning

    Research, Policies, and Programs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoffrey D. Borman, Matthew Boulay

    This book brings together up-to-date, research-based evidence concerning summer learning and provides descriptions and analyses of a range of summer school programs. The chapters present theory and data that explain both the phenomenon of summer learning loss and the potential for effective summer…

    Paperback – 2012-10-29
    Routledge

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