Early Childhood Products

  • iPads in the Early Years

    Developing literacy and creativity, 1st Edition

    By Michael Dezuanni, Karen Dooley, Sandra Gattenhof, Linda Knight

    Digital devices, such as smart phones and tablet computers, are becoming commonplace in young children’s lives for play, entertainment, learning and communication. Recently, there has been a great deal of focus on the educational potential of these devices in both formal and informal educational…

    Paperback – 2016-08-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Early Childhood Education

  • Enhancing Learning through Play

    A developmental perspective for early years settings, 3rd Edition

    By Christine Macintyre

    Written to explain why children need to play and offering practical guidance on how to best support children’s development through play, this fully updated third edition includes a wealth of new information to reflect recent changes in the curriculum and early years qualifications. Featuring new…

    Paperback – 2016-08-11
    Routledge

  • Exploring Poetry with Young Children

    Sharing and creating poems in the early years, 1st Edition

    By Ann Watts

    With the increased focus on children’s language in Early Years education, poetry can be a valuable tool in enhancing speaking, listening and communication. This book provides parents and practitioners with a guide on how and where to start with using poetry with children. Combined with practical…

    Paperback – 2016-08-08
    Routledge

  • Communicating with Children from Birth to Four Years

    1st Edition

    By Debbie Chalmers

    Developing Children’s Communication from Birth to Four Years is an encouraging guide for practitioners and students working with young children in the Early Years Foundation Stage, which will also appeal to parents and family carers. Providing a clear outline of children’s needs, responses and…

    Paperback – 2016-07-05
    Routledge

  • Adventure Education

    Fun games and activities for children and young people, 1st Edition

    By Linda Ritson

    This essential guide promotes learning through activity-centred adventure experiences, providing skill development, social education and personal development for practitioners, teachers, support staff and youth groups. This book offers advice and practical guidance on planning, setting up and…

    Paperback – 2016-06-02
    Routledge

  • 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

  • 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

  • Pathways to Professionalism in Early Childhood Education and Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michel Vandenbroeck, Mathias Urban, Jan Peeters

    Pathways to Professionalism in Early Childhood Education and Care is concerned with a growing interest from policy and research in the professionalisation of the early childhood workforce. Illustrated by in-depth case studies of innovative and sustainable pathways to professionalisation, it…

    Paperback – 2016-04-01
    Routledge
    Towards an Ethical Praxis in Early Childhood

  • The Sesame Effect

    The Global Impact of the Longest Street in the World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charlotte F. Cole, June H. Lee

    The Sesame Effect details the wide-ranging work of Sesame Workshop and its productions across the world. With an emphasis on impact and evidence from research on projects in low- and middle-income countries, the book tells the stories behind the development of an international family of Muppet…

    Paperback – 2016-03-22
    Routledge

  • Child Cultures, Schooling, and Literacy

    Global Perspectives on Composing Unique Lives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne Haas Dyson

    Through analysis of case studies of young children (ages 3 to 8 years), situated in different geographic, cultural, linguistic, political, and socioeconomic sites on six continents, this book examines the interplay of childhoods, schooling, and, literacies. Written language is situated within…

    Paperback – 2016-02-26
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Disrupting Early Childhood Education Research

    Imagining New Possibilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Will Parnell, Jeanne Marie Iorio

    Recent and increasing efforts to standardize young children’s academic performance have shifted the emphases of education toward normative practices and away from qualitative, substantive intentions. Connection to human experience, compassion for societal ailments, and the joys of learning are…

    Paperback – 2016-01-06
    Routledge
    Changing Images of Early Childhood

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