• Outdoor Learning through the Seasons: An Essential Guide for the Early Years book cover

    Outdoor Learning through the Seasons

    An Essential Guide for the Early Years, 2nd Edition

    By Ann Watts

    Outdoor learning and play experiences are an essential part of young children’s development. The importance of offering children first-hand experience of the natural world becomes more urgent as research evidence demonstrates the benefits of becoming physically and emotionally involved with the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-22 
    Routledge

  • Collaborative Pathways to Friendship in Early Childhood: A Cultural-historical Perspective book cover

    Collaborative Pathways to Friendship in Early Childhood

    A Cultural-historical Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Gloria Quinones, Megan Adams

    Early childhood is a time of wonder, excitement, adventure and learning. A time to experience social relations and friendships, and all of the emotions involved. The joy, and the excitement – of creating a common world with friends. A world of ‘what if’ and ‘as if’ moments that are accepted and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Childhood Education

  • Putting Storytelling at the Heart of Early Childhood Practice: A Reflective Guide for Early Years Practitioners book cover

    Putting Storytelling at the Heart of Early Childhood Practice

    A Reflective Guide for Early Years Practitioners, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tina Bruce, Lynn McNair, Jane Whinnett

    Putting Storytelling at the Heart of Early Childhood Practice is a brilliantly engaging and practical book that highlights the essential nature of storytelling in all walks of life, and how to best cultivate this in the early years classroom. The authors use a compelling Froebelian approach to…

    Paperback – 2020-04-20 
    Routledge

  • Striking a Balance: A Comprehensive Approach to Early Literacy book cover

    Striking a Balance

    A Comprehensive Approach to Early Literacy, 6th Edition

    By Nancy L Cecil, Albert Lozano, Mae Chaplin

    Now in its sixth edition, Striking a Balance clearly illustrates how to create a comprehensive early literacy program that places direct skills instruction within the context of rich and varied reading and writing experiences. Text discussions, dynamic activities, and valuable appendices provide a…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Developing Writers Across the Primary and Secondary Years: Growing into Writing book cover

    Developing Writers Across the Primary and Secondary Years

    Growing into Writing, 1st Edition

    By Honglin Chen, Debra Myhill, Helen Lewis

    Writing development and pedagogy is a high priority area, particularly with standardised testing showing declines in writing across time and through the years of schooling. However, to date there are relatively few texts for teachers and teacher educators which detail how best to enable the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Children's Empowerment in Play: Participation, Voice and Ownership book cover

    Children's Empowerment in Play

    Participation, Voice and Ownership, 1st Edition

    By Natalie Canning

    Children's Empowerment in Play is an accessible insight into the vital place of play in children’s development. The book focuses on three main themes of participation, voice and ownership, and explores ways to positively and naturally develop play in early years settings. Drawing on primary…

    Paperback – 2020-03-27 
    Routledge
    TACTYC

  • A Vygotskian Analysis of Children's Play Behaviours: Beyond the Home Corner book cover

    A Vygotskian Analysis of Children's Play Behaviours

    Beyond the Home Corner, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zenna Kingdon

    This book brings a refreshing Vygotskian perspective to the importance of children’s play, and the role it has in the physical, social, emotional and cognitive development of young children. The authors use a praxeological approach and participatory, ethical research to provide a comprehensive yet…

    Paperback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge
    Towards an Ethical Praxis in Early Childhood

  • Parent Education for the Critical 1000 Days book cover

    Parent Education for the Critical 1000 Days

    1st Edition

    By Mary L. Nolan

    As research in neuroscience increasingly points to the unparalleled influence of the first 1000 days of life from conception to two years of age in determining the baby’s life trajectory, the need for high quality early parenting education delivered by knowledgeable and dedicated professionals…

    Paperback – 2020-03-18 
    Routledge

  • 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 language and cultures. Combining…

    Paperback – 2020-03-17 
    Routledge

  • 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 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Creating an Anti-Racist Culture in the Early Years: An Essential Guide for Practitioners book cover

    Creating an Anti-Racist Culture in the Early Years

    An Essential Guide for Practitioners, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Smidt

    At a time of growing evidence of racism across many countries and cultures Creating an Anti-Racist Culture in the Early Years will help those working with young children recognise racism, name it for what it is and help their young pupils understand that difference is nothing to be feared.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-11 
    Routledge

  • Emerging Biology in the Early Years: How Young Children Learn about the Living World book cover

    Emerging Biology in the Early Years

    How Young Children Learn about the Living World, 1st Edition

    By Sue Dale Tunnicliffe

    This inspiring text celebrates young children as "emergent biologists" and explains how their natural inquisitiveness and curiosity can be harnessed to increase early understanding of scientific concepts, and so lay the foundations for future learning about the living world. Full of practical tips…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04 
    Routledge

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