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  • Learning and Teaching Early Math

    The Learning Trajectories Approach, 2nd Edition

    By Douglas H. Clements, Julie Sarama

    In this important book for pre- and in-service teachers, early math experts Douglas Clements and Julie Sarama show how "learning trajectories" help diagnose a child’s level of mathematical understanding and provide guidance for teaching. By focusing on the inherent delight and curiosity behind…

    Paperback – 2014-04-14
    Routledge
    Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

  • The Building Blocks of Early Maths

    Bringing key concepts to life for 3-6 year olds, 1st Edition

    By Elaine Bennett, Jenny Weidner

    Young children need to develop and understand the core basic concepts in mathematics before they can move forward in their mathematical learning. Without these solid foundations, they are more likely to have gaps in their knowledge and require intervention in their primary years. This new book…

    Paperback – 2014-04-10
    Routledge

  • Resourcing Early Learners

    New Networks, New Actors, 1st Edition

    By Sue Nichols, Jennifer Rowsell, Helen Nixon, Sophia Rainbird

    The landscape of early childhood education and care is changing. Governments world-wide are assuming increasing authority in relation to child-rearing in the years before school entry, beyond the traditional role in assisting parents to do the best they can by their children. As part of a social…

    Paperback – 2014-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Autism and the Social World of Childhood

    A sociocultural perspective on theory and practice, 1st Edition

    By Carmel Conn

    A key issue for researchers and practitioners is how to support the social engagement of children with autism in ordinary, everyday social processes that are transactional in nature and involve mixed groups of children, with and without autism, in rich and varied relationships. Autism and the…

    Paperback – 2014-02-20
    Routledge

  • Assessment and Documentation in Early Childhood Education

    1st Edition

    By Maarit Alasuutari, Ann-Marie Markström, Ann-Christine Vallberg-Roth

    Documentation in early childhood education is typically seen as a means to enhance the quality of care and education, and as a way to take account of the child’s view.   Assessment and Documentation in Early Childhood Education considers the increasing trend towards systematic child documentation…

    Paperback – 2014-01-16
    Routledge

  • Children, Spirituality, Loss and Recovery

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joyce E. Bellous

    The book demonstrates the hopeful stance the young take in response to ordinary suffering and significant trauma when adults talk with them about their losses. Its underlying themes convey the truth that loss and recovery are normal in the process of growing to maturity. It examines the strength of…

    Paperback – 2013-12-12
    Routledge

  • Childhood and Emotion

    Across Cultures 1450-1800, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claudia Jarzebowski, Thomas Max Safley

    How did children feel in the Middle Ages and early modern times? How did adults feel about the children around them? This collection addresses these fundamental but rarely asked questions about social and family relations by bringing together two emerging fields within cultural history – childhood…

    Paperback – 2013-12-05
    Routledge

  • Creating a Space to Grow

    Developing your enabling environment outdoors, 2nd Edition

    By Gail Ryder Richardson

    Is your outdoor area working? Do you want to make changes but are not sure where to start? Creating a Space to Grow guides you through the process of changing and developing the outdoor environment of your early years setting to maximise the learning potential that these areas can offer. Packed…

    Paperback – 2013-10-10
    Routledge

  • Digital Solidarity in Education

    Promoting Equity, Diversity, and Academic Excellence through Innovative Instructional Programs, 1st Edition

    By Mary T. Kolesinski, Evelyn Nelson-Weaver, Daryl Diamond

    Digital Solidarity in Education is a book for educators, scholars, and students interested in better understanding both the role technology can play in schools and its potential for strengthening communities, optimizing the effects of globalization, and increasing educational access.  The…

    Paperback – 2013-09-16
    Routledge

  • Using Festivals to Inspire and Engage Young Children

    A month-by-month guide, 1st Edition

    By Alison Davies

    Religious events and cultural celebrations form an important part of societies throughout the world. They are key to social development and understanding, for celebrating diversity, as well as finding common ground. Covering a wide range of festivals from around the world, this book shows…

    Paperback – 2013-08-29
    Routledge

  • Pioneers in Early Childhood Education

    The roots and legacies of Rachel and Margaret McMillan, Maria Montessori and Susan Isaacs, 1st Edition

    By Patricia Giardiello

    Rachel and Margaret McMillan, Maria Montessori and Susan Isaacs have had a major impact on contemporary early years curriculum theory and practice. This new book, introduces students and practitioners to the ideas, philosophies and writings of these key early thinkers in early childhood education…

    Paperback – 2013-08-22
    Routledge

  • Negotiating Adult-Child Relationships in Early Childhood Research

    1st Edition

    By Deborah Albon, Rachel Rosen

    Negotiating Adult–Child Relationships in Early Childhood Research presents a substantive critique of technicist and neoliberal approaches to ethics through an exploration of the complicated and often ‘messy’ situations faced in negotiating relationships in research with children. Despite growing…

    Paperback – 2013-08-16
    Routledge

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