• Early Childhood Playgrounds: Planning an outside learning environment book cover

    Early Childhood Playgrounds

    Planning an outside learning environment, 1st Edition

    By Prue Walsh

    The outdoor play environment has an integral role to play in a child’s learning across the pivotal early childhood years. An outside space that is well designed allows for enriching, stimulating and challenging play experiences that meet children’s ongoing developmental needs. Early Childhood…

    Paperback – 2016-05-05
    Routledge

  • Understanding and Managing Children's Behaviour through Group Work Ages 3-5: A child–centred approach book cover

    Understanding and Managing Children's Behaviour through Group Work Ages 3-5

    A child–centred approach, 1st Edition

    By Cath Hunter

    Understanding and Managing Children’s Behaviour through Group Work Ages 3-5 provides the reader with an insight into children’s emotional well-being and helps them to understand what and how children communicate and how to respond in a way that provides positive messages, increases their emotional…

    Paperback – 2016-04-19
    Routledge

  • Gender Diversity and Inclusion in Early Years Education book cover

    Gender Diversity and Inclusion in Early Years Education

    1st Edition

    By Kath Tayler, Deborah Price

    How can we support children to reach their full potential and not be constrained by gender expectations? Are gender roles fixed at birth or do they develop through experiences? Gender Diversity and Inclusion in Early Years Education introduces practitioners to key aspects of gender in the early…

    Paperback – 2016-04-01
    Routledge
    Diversity and Inclusion in the Early Years

  • Managing People and Teams in the Early Years Sector: An activity-based book book cover

    Managing People and Teams in the Early Years Sector

    An activity-based book, 2nd Edition

    By Chris Ashman, Sue Stoodley

    Aiming to make Early Years management ideas easy to grasp, this series breaks down the jargon and provides accessible practical advice. As the role of a manager in Early Years becomes ever more complex and demanding, leaders must try to adapt and respond to the different pressures that constantly…

    Paperback – 2016-03-14
    David Fulton Publishers

  • Dyslexia and Early Childhood: An essential guide to theory and practice book cover

    Dyslexia and Early Childhood

    An essential guide to theory and practice, 1st Edition

    By Barbara E. Pavey

    Taking a developmental approach, this accessible text addresses the ever increasing interest in identifying the characteristics of dyslexia in young children and reflects on the best way to reach and support these learners. Drawing upon current research, the author considers our current…

    Paperback – 2016-02-19
    Routledge
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  • Observation, Assessment and Planning in Inclusive Autism Education: Supporting learning and development book cover

    Observation, Assessment and Planning in Inclusive Autism Education

    Supporting learning and development, 1st Edition

    By Carmel Conn

    This practical resource takes a holistic view of the learning and development of children with autism, taking into account the nature of their social-emotional learning and the transactional nature of difficulty. Using an interdisciplinary approach, this accessible and practical text invites…

    Paperback – 2016-02-19
    Routledge

  • Play and Friendship in Inclusive Autism Education: Supporting learning and development book cover

    Play and Friendship in Inclusive Autism Education

    Supporting learning and development, 1st Edition

    By Carmel Conn

     Taking an innovative approach to autism and play, this practical text focuses on the particular form play and friendship takes for children with autism and their peers. Autistic children have clear preferences for play, with sensory-perceptual experience remaining a strong feature as they…

    Paperback – 2016-02-19
    Routledge

  • Inspiring Ideas to Support Early Maths and Literacy: Stories, rhymes and everyday materials book cover

    Inspiring Ideas to Support Early Maths and Literacy

    Stories, rhymes and everyday materials, 1st Edition

    By Janet Rees

    Inspiring Ideas to Support Early Maths and Literacy takes a play-based approach and draws on popular stories and rhymes to cover the key areas of mathematics and literacy. Full of practical, tried and tested ideas for developing understanding in mathematics and literacy, this book aims to help…

    Paperback – 2016-02-11
    Routledge

  • The Early Years Handbook for Students and Practitioners: An essential guide for the foundation degree and levels 4 and 5 book cover

    The Early Years Handbook for Students and Practitioners

    An essential guide for the foundation degree and levels 4 and 5, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lyn Trodd

    The Early Years Handbook for Students and Practitioners is a comprehensive and accessible course text for all students studying at levels 4 and 5, including on Foundation Degrees and Early Childhood Studies degrees. Designed and written by the Chair of the SEFDEY (Sector-Endorsed Foundation Degree…

    Paperback – 2016-02-08
    Routledge

  • Bringing the Steiner Waldorf Approach to your Early Years Practice book cover

    Bringing the Steiner Waldorf Approach to your Early Years Practice

    3rd Edition

    By Janni Nicol

    Have you ever wondered what the Steiner approach is all about, where it comes from and how it can be used to benefit the young children in your setting? Bringing the Steiner Waldorf Approach to your Early Years Setting is an excellent introduction to this philosophy. Janni Nicol clearly explains…

    Paperback – 2016-01-08
    Routledge
    Bringing ... to your Early Years Practice

  • The Assertive Practitioner: How to improve early years practice through effective communication book cover

    The Assertive Practitioner

    How to improve early years practice through effective communication, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Price, Cathy Ota

    How a staff team works together and how effective and cohesive they are impacts significantly on the children that they care for as well as having implications for the general early years practice and the success of the business of the setting. Drawing together theory and practice, this book…

    Paperback – 2015-11-05
    Routledge

  • Strategies to Support Children with Autism and Other Complex Needs: Resources for teachers, support staff and parents book cover

    Strategies to Support Children with Autism and Other Complex Needs

    Resources for teachers, support staff and parents, 1st Edition

    By Christine Macintyre

    Working with young children on the autistic spectrum and supporting them as they learn can be fascinating, challenging, often overwhelmingly difficult, but more than anything else, hugely rewarding. Strategies to Support Children with Autism and other Complex Needs bridges the gap between…

    Paperback – 2015-10-29
    Routledge

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