Early Childhood Products

  • Feeding the Under 5s

    1st Edition

    By Allan Dyson, Lucy Meredith

    One young child in every four is overweight and one in ten is obese, some of the reasons for this are: a general lack of interest and understanding of food and cooking junk food being consumed every day  a more sedentary school life. As a key issue that needs to be tackled early,…

    Paperback – 2006-05-01
    David Fulton Publishers

  • Early Education and Development

    A Special Issue of Early Education and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susanne A. Denham

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2006-01-18

  • Malik Goes to School

    Examining the Language Skills of African American Students From Preschool-5th Grade, 1st Edition

    By Holly K. Craig, Julie A. Washington

    Malik Goes to School: Examining the Language Skills of African American Students From Preschool-5th Grade synthesizes a decade of research by the authors, Holly Craig and Julie Washington, on the oral language and literacy skills of African American children from preschool to fifth grade. Their…

    Paperback – 2005-09-21
    Psychology Press

  • Children's Thinking About Cultural Universals

    1st Edition

    By Jere Brophy, Janet Alleman

    Drawing on interview data, the authors describe K-3 students' knowledge and thinking about basic aspects of the social world that are addressed in the elementary social studies curriculum. The interviews focused on human activities relating to nine cultural universals that are commonly addressed in…

    Paperback – 2005-09-07

  • Media and the Make-Believe Worlds of Children

    When Harry Potter Meets Pokemon in Disneyland, 1st Edition

    By Maya Gotz, Dafna Lemish, Hyesung Moon, Amy Aidman

    Media and the Make-Believe Worlds of Children offers new insights into children's descriptions of their invented or "make-believe" worlds, and the role that the children's experience with media plays in creating these worlds. Based on the results of a cross-cultural study conducted in the United…

    Paperback – 2005-05-17
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Mathematical and Analogical Reasoning of Young Learners

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lyn D. English

    Mathematical and Analogical Reasoning of Young Learners provides foundational knowledge of the nature, development, and assessment of mathematical and analogical reasoning in young children. Reasoning is fundamental to understanding mathematics and is identified as one of the 10 key standards for…

    Paperback – 2004-05-07
    Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

  • Childhood and Postcolonization

    Power, Education, and Contemporary Practice, 1st Edition

    By Gaile S. Cannella, Radhika Viruru

    This book opens the door to the effects of intellectual, educational, and economic colonization of young children throughout the world. Using a postcolonial lens on current educational practices, the authors hope to lift those practices out of reproducing traditional power structures and push our…

    Paperback – 2004-03-25
    Changing Images of Early Childhood

  • Engaging Young Children in Mathematics

    Standards for Early Childhood Mathematics Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Douglas H. Clements, Julie Sarama, Associate Edito DiBiase, Ann-Marie DiBiase

    This book consists of conclusions drawn from the expertise shared at the Conference on Standards for Prekindergarten and Kindergarten Mathematics Education. It offers substantive detail regarding young students' understandings of mathematical ideas.…

    Paperback – 2003-07-01
    Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

  • On Reading Books to Children

    Parents and Teachers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne van Kleeck, Steven A. Stahl, Eurydice B. Bauer

    On Reading Books to Children: Parents and Teachers brings together in one volume current research on adult book reading to children. The authors, drawn from around the world, are key researchers and eminent scholars from the fields of reading and literacy, child language, speech pathology, and…

    Paperback – 2003-02-01

  • Teaching Reading

    Effective Schools, Accomplished Teachers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara M. Taylor, P. David Pearson

    This unique book tells the story of a select group of schools and teachers who have managed to beat the odds in terms of improving elementary students reading achievement. Originating with the CIERA School Change Project directed by Barbara Taylor and David Pearson, it was subsequently expanded to…

    Paperback – 2002-04-01

  • Facilitating interpersonal Relationships in the Classroom

    The Relational Literacy Curriculum, 1st Edition

    By Diane Salmon, Ruth Ann Freedman

    This volume is a guide to using the Relational Literacy Curriculum with children in grades 2-5. Based on developmental and social constructivist principles, this curriculum presents a conceptual framework and a method for enhancing children's understanding of interpersonal relationships in the…

    Paperback – 2001-12-01

  • Teaching Young Children

    Contexts for Learning, 1st Edition

    By Kristine Slentz, Suzanne L. Krogh

    Using play as the method against which all others are compared, this book presents the strengths and weaknesses of different models of teaching, examines various methods of guiding young children's behavior, and shows how to create and maintain a positive learning environment. Finally, it discusses…

    Paperback – 2001-04-01

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