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Forthcoming Childhood Books

You are currently browsing 21–30 of 58 forthcoming new books in the subject of Childhood — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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  1. The Assertive Practitioner

    How to improve early years practice through effective communication

    By Deborah Price, Cathy Ota

    How a staff team works together and how effective and cohesive they are impacts significantly on the children that they care for as well as having implications for the general early years practice and the success of the business of the setting. Drawing together theory and practice this book...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Sesame Effect

    The Global Impact of the Longest Street in the World


    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

  3. 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 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Representations of Childhood and Youth

    By Jane O'Connor

    To Be Published October 16th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 20th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Young Children in a Digital Age

    Teaching and learning with technology in the early years

    Edited by Lorraine Kaye

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Understanding Physical Development in the Early Years

    Linking body and brain

    By Anne O'Connor, Anna Daly

    Physical development plays a crucial role in young children’s learning, behaviour and emotional health and is now recognised as a prime area in the revised Early Years Foundation Stage. It is therefore essential that those working in the early years sector provide children with a wide range of...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Child Cultures, Schooling, and Literacy

    Global Perspectives on Composing Unique Lives

    Edited by Anne Haas Dyson

    Through analysis of case studies of school children (ages 5 to 7 years), situated in different geographic, cultural, linguistic, political, and socioeconomic sites on six continents, this book examines the interplay of childhoods, schooling, and literacies by situating written language within...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Early Years Practitioner’s Handbook

    An Essential Guide for Levels 4 and 5

    Edited by Lyn Trodd

    The Early Years Practitioner’s Handbook is a comprehensive and accessible course text for all students working at levels 4 and 5 on a Foundation Degree or Early Childhood Studies degree. Designed and written by a team of expert contributors from the Sector Endorsed Foundation Degree for Early Years...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge