Primary/Elementary Education Products

  • Adaptive Learning and the Human Condition

    1st Edition

    By Jeffrey C. Levy

    Adaptive Learning and the Human Condition presents the basic principles of classical (Pavlovian) and instrumental (Skinnerian) conditioning in a more coherent and expansive manner than is the case in other textbooks. Learning is defined as an adaptive process through which individuals acquire the…

    Hardback – 2012-10-04
    Routledge

  • Modern Foreign Languages 5-11

    A guide for teachers, 2nd Edition

    By Jane Jones, Simon Coffey

    The need to introduce pupils to learning languages at an early stage has been widely acknowledged with MFL set to become a core part of the primary curriculum. As schools seek to develop their offerings and make more effective foreign language provision, there is an urgent need for advice and…

    Paperback – 2012-10-03
    Routledge
    Primary 5-11 Series

  • Equity and Inclusion in Physical Education and Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gary Stidder, Sid Hayes

    An essential component of good practice in physical education is ensuring inclusivity for all pupils, regardless of need, ability or background. Now in a fully revised and updated new edition, Equity and Inclusion in Physical Education fully explores the theoretical and practical issues faced by…

    Paperback – 2012-08-31
    Routledge

  • Creating the Curriculum

    1st Edition

    By Dominic Wyse, Vivienne Baumfield, David Egan, Louise Hayward, Moira Hulme, Ian Menter, Carmel Gallagher, Ruth Leitch, Kay Livingston, Bob Lingard

    Is there an ‘ideal’ primary school curriculum? Who should decide what the curriculum is? Should teachers have autonomy over how they teach? The curriculum is the heart of what teachers teach and learners learn: effective teaching is only possible with an effective curriculum. Yet in spite of its…

    Paperback – 2012-08-16
    Routledge
    Understanding Primary Education Series

  • Children's Learning in Primary Schools

    A guide for Teaching Assistants, 1st Edition

    By Mike Cowdray

    What does learning look like? What are different subjects really about? Why are transferable skills so important? How can we overcome the difficulties that children encounter in their learning? And what questions and prompts are likely to prove useful in helping children to get the most out of…

    Paperback – 2012-08-16
    Routledge

  • Debates in Physical Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Capel

    Debates in Physical Education explores major issues physical education teachers encounter in their daily professional lives. It engages with established and contemporary debates, promotes and supports critical reflection and aims to stimulate both novice and experienced teachers to reach informed…

    Paperback – 2012-08-14
    Routledge
    Debates in Subject Teaching

  • Understanding Language in Diverse Classrooms

    A Primer for All Teachers, 1st Edition

    By Marilyn Shatz, Louise C. Wilkinson

    With the increasing linguistic and cultural diversity of students in U. S. schools, all teachers, regardless of the content area or grade they teach, need research-based strategies for assisting all students to gain English proficiency. This practical, concise guide shows teachers what they need to…

    Paperback – 2012-08-13
    Routledge

  • Teaching the Dimensions of Literacy

    2nd Edition

    By Stephen Kucer, Cecilia Silva

    Teaching the Dimensions of Literacy provides both the conceptual knowledge to support teachers' instructional decisions in the reading/literacy classroom and a multitude of instructional strategy lessons for classroom use with both monolingual and bilingual students. It proposes that teachers need…

    Paperback – 2012-08-01
    Routledge

  • Technology and Critical Literacy in Early Childhood

    1st Edition

    By Vivian Maria Vasquez, Carol Branigan Felderman

    What do new technologies and new forms of communication mean for young children growing up in the 21st century? How are they shaping the mindsets, identities and practices which impact their lives at home and at school? This book explores the intersection of technology and critical literacy,…

    Paperback – 2012-08-01
    Routledge

  • Understanding Family Diversity and Home - School Relations

    A guide for students and practitioners in early years and primary settings, 1st Edition

    By Gianna Knowles, Radhika Holmstrom

    How can adults in Early Years settings and primary schools fully embrace the diverse nature of family life of the children they are working with? This essential text will help students and those already working with children to understand both theoretically and practically, what may constitute a ‘…

    Paperback – 2012-07-27
    Routledge

  • Game Sense

    Pedagogy for Performance, Participation and Enjoyment, 1st Edition

    By Richard Light

    Game Sense is an exciting and innovative approach to coaching and physical education that places the game at the heart of the session. It encourages the player to develop skills in a realistic context, to become more tactically aware, to make better decisions and to have more fun. Game Sense is a…

    Paperback – 2012-06-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Praise, Motivation and the Child

    1st Edition

    By Gill Robins

    Anyone who spends time with children knows that praise works. It is a powerful motivator - praising children for good behaviour or good work builds self- esteem and self-confidence. Children love to collect stickers, certificates and rewards – so what better way is there to shape behaviour,…

    Paperback – 2012-06-12
    Routledge

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