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Forthcoming Childhood Books

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  1. Assessment and Evaluation for Transformation in Early Childhood

    Edited by Júlia Formosinho, Christine Pascal

    Series: Towards an Ethical Praxis in Early Childhood

    Assessment and Evaluation for Transformation in Early Childhood establishes a new, democratic and participatory approach to assessment and evaluation in early childhood. By analysing the practice of assessment and evaluation within early childhood pedagogy, it provides a clear theoretical and...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Philosophical Perspectives on Play

    Edited by Malcolm MacLean, Wendy Russell, Emily Ryall

    Philosophical Perspectives on Play builds on the disciplinary and paradigmatic bridges constructed between the study of philosophy and play in The Philosophy of Play (Routledge, 2013) to develop a richer understanding of the concept and nature of play and its relation to human life and value. Made...

    To Be Published August 27th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Early Years Education across the UK

    Comparing practice in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

    Edited by Diane Boyd, Nicky Hirst

    The four nations of the UK each have distinctive policy and curricula in relation to Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC). This new textbook offers a comprehensive look at early years education in Wales, England, Scotland and Northern Ireland, bringing the curriculum frameworks for each...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Science inside the Child

    The story of what happens when we're growing up

    By Sara Meadows

    This engaging book presents some of the ways in which science can describe and explain how and why children develop in the way they do. It looks at children’s individual development within the development of our species, at genes, at the hormone systems that flood our bodies, at the neuroscience of...

    To Be Published September 17th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Stop, Think, Act

    Integrating Self-regulation in the Early Childhood Classroom

    By Megan M. Mcclelland, Shauna L. Tominey

    Stop, Think, Act: Integrating Self-regulation in the Early Childhood Classroom offers early childhood teachers the latest research and a wide variety of hands-on activities to help children learn and practice self-regulation techniques. Self-regulation in early childhood leads to strong academic...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Learning Relations (Routledge Revivals)

    By Doreen Grant

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Dissatisfied with the effects of schooling on children from low-income families, Doreen Grant left her post as head of a secondary school in Liverpool and turned to research for solutions to this perennial social problem. This is a popular account of her involvement with under-privileged Glaswegian...

    To Be Published September 28th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Sesame Effect

    The Global Impact of the Longest Street in the World

    Edited by SESAME WORKSHOP

    Sesame Street's Muppet Diplomacy will describe the work of Sesame Workshop in the international sphere. The Workshop’s productions have shown television and other media are an effective way to teach important messages about how children from different cultures and communities live. Focusing on...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Childhood Sexuality and AIDS Education

    The Price of Innocence

    By Deevia Bhana

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Gender and Sexuality in Education

    Primary schoolchildren are frequently shielded from education on sexuality and sexually transmitted diseases in an effort to protect their innocence. In countries like South Africa, where AIDS is particularly widespread, it is especially important to address prevention with younger boys and girls...

    To Be Published October 6th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Creating Communities in Early Years Settings

    Supporting Children and Families

    By Debbie Chalmers

    Creating Communities in Early Years Settings encourages and supports all early years practitioners who work with children and their families within the Early Years Foundation Stage. Offering advice, ideas and strategies for developing an early learning community, this book provides clear guidance...

    To Be Published October 16th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Educating Young Children through Natural Water

    How to use coastlines, rivers and lakes to promote learning and development

    By Judit Horvath

    Coastlines, rivers and natural waters have a huge amount to offer young children, providing a unique environment for their learning and development. The environment and its almost daunting size touches something deep within the children and – surprisingly – the large space brings them closer...

    To Be Published October 26th 2015 by Routledge