Curriculum Studies Products

  • The Pedagogy of Creativity

    1st Edition

    By Anna Herbert

    The Pedagogy of Creativity represents a groundbreaking study linking the pedagogy of classroom creativity with psychoanalytical theories. Taking a classroom-based example of poststructuralist methodology as its starting point, Anna Herbert’s investigation explores the relationship between…

    Paperback – 2010-02-22

  • Teaching U.S. History

    Dialogues Among Social Studies Teachers and Historians, 1st Edition

    Edited by Diana Turk, Rachel Mattson, Terrie Epstein, Robert Cohen

    Teaching U.S. History offers an innovative approach to social studies teaching by connecting historians to real-world social studies classrooms and social studies teachers. In an unusual, even unprecedented, dialogue between scholars and practitioners, this book weds historical theory and practice…

    Paperback – 2009-12-17
    Transforming Teaching

  • Understanding Art Education

    Engaging Reflexively with Practice, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Addison, Lesley Burgess, John Steers, Jane Trowell

    What is distinctive about art and design as a subject in secondary schools? What contribution does it make to the wider curriculum? How can art and design develop the agency of young people? Understanding Art Education examines the theory and practice of helping young people learn in and beyond the…

    Paperback – 2009-11-30

  • A2 Drama and Theatre Studies: The Essential Introduction for Edexcel

    1st Edition

    By Alan Perks, Jacqueline Porteous

    A2 Drama and Theatre Studies: The Essential Introduction for Edexcel builds on the skills developed during the AS year to provide clear and informative guidance to Units 3 and 4 of the specification. The textbook provides further information on rehearsing, performing, directing and textual analysis…

    Paperback – 2009-10-30

  • Academic Language/Literacy Strategies for Adolescents

    A "How-To" Manual for Educators, 1st Edition

    By Debra L. Cook Hirai, Irene Borrego, Emilio Garza, Carl T. Kloock

    Fast-paced, practical, and innovative, this text for pre-service and in-service teachers features clear, easily accessible lessons and professional development activities to improve the delivery of academic language/literacy education across the content areas in junior/middle school and high school…

    Paperback – 2009-10-28

  • History as Art, Art as History

    Contemporary Art and Social Studies Education, 1st Edition

    By Dipti Desai, Jessica Hamlin, Rachel Mattson

    History as Art, Art as History pioneers methods for using contemporary works of art in the social studies and art classroom to enhance an understanding of visual culture and history. The fully-illustrated interdisciplinary teaching toolkit provides an invaluable pedagogical resource—complete with…

    Paperback – 2009-10-05
    Teaching/Learning Social Justice

  • Literacy and Power

    1st Edition

    By Hilary Janks

    Hilary Janks addresses key questions about literacy and power in this landmark text that is both engaging and accessible. Her central argument is that competing orientations to critical literacy education − domination (power), access, diversity, design − foreground one over the other, but are…

    Paperback – 2009-10-02
    Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

  • Comprehension First

    Inquiry into Big Ideas Using Important Questions, 1st Edition

    By Claudia E Cornett

    This book is about designing instruction that makes comprehension the priority in reading and in content area study. The comprehension model described responds to calls from literacy experts and professional organizations for inquiry-based instruction that prepares readers to be active meaning…

    Paperback – 2009-10-01

  • Linking Reading Assessment to Instruction

    An Application Worktext for Elementary Classroom Teachers, 5th Edition

    By Arleen Shearer Mariotti, Susan P. Homan

    Now in its Fifth Edition, this text applies current theory to classroom practice by providing, in each chapter, a brief explanation of major concepts followed by guided practical experience in administering, scoring, and interpreting reading assessment techniques. The Fifth Edition is revised and…

    Paperback – 2009-09-21

  • Language Curriculum Design

    1st Edition

    By John Macalister, I.S.P. Nation

    Crystal-clear and comprehensive yet concise, this text describes the steps involved in the curriculum design process, elaborates and justifies these steps, and provides opportunities for practicing and applying them. The description of the steps is done at a general level so that they can be…

    Paperback – 2009-08-20
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Writing Under Control

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Judith Graham, Alison Kelly

    Now in its third edition and reflecting changes in the Primary National Strategy, this best-selling textbook introduces primary teachers to key issues in the teaching of writing. Strongly rooted in classroom practice, the book includes: the history, theory and practice of teaching writing…

    Paperback – 2009-06-29

  • Using Discourse Analysis to Improve Classroom Interaction

    1st Edition

    By Lesley A. Rex, Laura Schiller

    This accessible 'how to' text is about classroom interaction – how to study it and how to use that knowledge to improve teaching and learning. Actually showing what critical, constructionist, sociocultural perspectives on teaching, learning, and schooling are and what they can do, it makes…

    Paperback – 2009-06-11

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