Primary/Elementary Education Products

  • Philosophy for Older Children

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Berys Gaut, Morag Gaut

    Co-written by a professor of philosophy and an experienced teacher, Philosophy for Older Children is a concise, practical guide which explains how to conduct philosophical enquiries with children from the age of nine upwards. This book contains detailed plans for conducting 24 philosophical…

    Paperback – 2020-02-18
    David Fulton Publishers

  • Educational Choices, Transitions and Aspirations in Europe

    Systemic, Institutional and Subjective Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aina Tarabini, Nicola Ingram

    Educational Choices, Transitions and Aspirations in Europe analyses educational choices and transitions in eight different European countries/regions and provides an engaging means of considering issues of inequality through international comparisons. The book is underpinned by explorations of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-16
    Routledge

  • Inquiry-based Science Education

    1st Edition

    By Robyn M. Gillies

    Students often think of science as disconnected pieces of information rather than a narrative that challenges their thinking, requires them to develop evidence-based explanations for the phenomena under investigation, and communicate their ideas in discipline-specific language as to why certain…

    Hardback – 2020-02-11
    CRC Press
    Global Science Education

  • Home Schooling and Home Education

    Race, Class and Inequality, 1st Edition

    By Kalwant Bhopal, Martin Myers

    Home Schooling and Home Education provides an original account of home education and examines ways in which the discourses of home education are understood and contextualised in different countries, such as the UK and USA. By exploring home education in the global and local context of traditional…

    Paperback – 2020-02-08
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Adapted Physical Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Justin A. Haegele, Samuel R. Hodge, Deborah R. Shapiro

    This handbook represents the first comprehensive and evidence-based review of theory, research, and practice in the field of adapted physical education (APE). Exploring philosophical and foundational aspects of APE, the book outlines the main conceptual frameworks informing research and…

    Hardback – 2020-01-30
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Untangling Complex Systems

    A Grand Challenge for Science, 1st Edition

    By Pier Luigi Gentili

    Complex Systems are natural systems that science is unable to describe exhaustively. Examples of Complex Systems are both unicellular and multicellular living beings; human brains; human immune systems; ecosystems; human societies; the global economy; the climate and geology of our planet. This…

    Paperback – 2020-01-30
    CRC Press

  • Curriculum Provision in the Small Primary School

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maurice Galton, Helen Patrick

    Originally published in 1990. Small primary schools were a source of considerable debate in the 1980s. This balanced and authoritative account is based on the findings of a survey of curriculum provision. It shows that small primary schools differ surprisingly little from their larger counterparts…

    Paperback – 2020-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • The Impact of the National Curriculum on the Teaching of Five-Year-Olds

    1st Edition

    By Theo Cox, Susan Sanders

    Originally published in 1994. One of the most neglected areas of research and thus writing is the world of the infant school child. Those who know it best are teachers who tend not to write. Those who write most are academics and even they venture rarely into this area. This book is based on…

    Paperback – 2020-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • The Teaching of Primary Science

    Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Richards, Derek Holford

    Originally published in 1983. This book provides the first overview of developments in primary science prior to and following the national survey of primary schools in 1978. Key issues central to contemporary policy and practice are identified, set in context and interrelated for teachers, students…

    Paperback – 2020-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • New Directions in Primary Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Richards

    Originally published in 1982. This book analyses developments in primary education since 1974 and from this analysis draws out issues gaining rapidly in currency and seem likely to have significant impact on primary education in the following decade. As well as including a substantial number…

    Paperback – 2020-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • The Insistence of the Letter

    Literacy Studies and Curriculum Theorizing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bill Green

    Originally published in 1992. What kinds of literacy are appropriate for life and work in the late twentieth century? What historically is the relationship between curriculum and literacy, and how is it changing? The essays in this book provide an innovative forum for discussion for what are often…

    Paperback – 2020-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • Knowing and Teaching Elementary Mathematics

    Teachers' Understanding of Fundamental Mathematics in China and the United States, 3rd Edition

    By Liping Ma

    The 20th anniversary edition of this groundbreaking and bestselling volume offers powerful examples of the mathematics that can develop the thinking of elementary school children. Studies of teachers in the U.S. often document insufficient subject matter knowledge in mathematics. Yet, these studies…

    Paperback – 2020-01-21
    Routledge
    Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

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