Early Years Products

  • Contemporary Challenges in Teaching Young Children

    Meeting the Needs of All Students, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gayle Mindes

    Contemporary Challenges in Teaching Young Children provides both veteran and aspiring early childhood educators with the information and tools they need to build on their understanding of developmentally appropriate practice. Teachers face many challenges, including family configuration, social…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • Young Children's Play

    Development, Disabilities, and Diversity, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey Trawick-Smith

    Young Children’s Play: Development, Disabilities, and Diversity is an accessible, comprehensive introduction to play and development from birth to age 8 years that introduces readers to various play types and strategies and helps them determine when intervention might be needed. Skillfully…

    Hardback – 2019-09-02
    Routledge

  • Curriculum in Early Childhood Education

    Re-examined, Reclaimed, Renewed, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jennifer J. Mueller, Nancy File

    Curriculum in Early Childhood Education: Re-examined, Reclaimed, Renewed critically and thoroughly examines key questions, aims, and approaches in early childhood curricula. Designed to provide a theoretical and philosophical foundation for examining teaching and learning in the early years, this…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • Using Innovative Methods in Early Years Research

    Beyond the Conventional, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zeta Brown, Helen Perkins

    Exploring a range of unconventional research methods and considering how these can be used effectively in practice, this accessible textbook encourages the use of innovative approaches to conduct research in early years contexts. Using Innovative Methods in Early Years Research provides key…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • Communication for the Early Years

    A Holistic Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie Kent, Moira Moran

    Speech, language, and communication are key to young children’s well-being and development. At a time when communication contexts and modalities are becoming increasingly complex and multifaceted, this key text considers how pedagogical approaches, environments, and interactions can be used to…

    Paperback – 2019-05-13
    Routledge

  • Teaching Science and Technology in the Early Years (3–7)

    3rd Edition

    By Dan Davies, Alan Howe, Christopher Collier, Rebecca Digby, Sarah Earle, Kendra McMahon

    Teaching Science and Technology in the Early Years (3–7) celebrates young children’s amazing capabilities as scientists, designers and technologists. Research-based yet practical and accessible, it demonstrates how scientific designing and making activities are natural to young children, and have…

    Paperback – 2019-05-13
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Play as Pedagogy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sophie Alcock, Nicola Stobbs

    The conceptualisation and practice of play is considered core to early childhood pedagogy. In this essential text, contributors from a range of countries and cultures explore how play might be defined, encouraged and interpreted in early childhood settings and practice. Rethinking Play as Pedagogy…

    Paperback – 2019-03-14
    Routledge
    Thinking About Pedagogy in Early Childhood Education

  • Methods for Teaching in Early Education

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer Ledford, Justin D. Lane, Erin E. Barton

    Methods for Teaching in Early Education is a comprehensive textbook offering a thorough introduction to early childhood teaching methods, with a particular focus on inclusive practices. Aligned with both NAEYC standards and CEC’s Division for Early Childhood recommended practices, this text…

    Paperback – 2019-03-13
    Routledge

  • From Conception to Two Years

    Development, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Amanda Norman

    Recognising the importance of ‘the first one thousand days’, from the beginning of a woman’s pregnancy until her child’s second birthday, this comprehensive guide takes a fresh look at the role of the practitioner in supporting the family, mother and child from conception through to early infancy.…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on Play

    Learning for Life, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Avril Brock, Pam Jarvis, Yinka Olusoga

    This text offers innovative, multi-disciplinary perspectives on the subject of play in a range of environments: the classroom, playground, home, and local community. Chapters include observation notes, case studies and comprehensive illustrations of ideas in action, as well as encouragement for the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-03
    Routledge

  • Teaching Essential Literacy Skills in the Early Years Classroom

    A Guide for Students and Teachers, 1st Edition

    By Tara Concannon-Gibney

    Teaching and learning literacy in the early years can be a joyful, explorative and meaningful experience. This accessible book will give teachers and practitioners the practical and theoretical skills and knowledge they require to successfully and confidently teach reading, writing and oral skills…

    Paperback – 2018-11-16
    Routledge

  • Pedagogies for Children's Perspectives

    1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Patterson, Laurie Kocher

    Laurie Kocher is a Faculty member in the Department of Early Childhood Care and Education, Capilano University, Canada. Catherine Patterson is Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Early Childhood, Department of Educational Studies, Macquarie University, Australia.…

    Paperback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Thinking About Pedagogy in Early Childhood Education

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