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Forthcoming Childhood Books

You are currently browsing 31–40 of 57 forthcoming new books in the subject of Childhood — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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  1. Promoting Self-Regulation in the Early Childhood Classroom

    Edited by Megan McClelland, Shauna Tominey

    In the world of education research, self-regulation has emerged as a key predictor of students’ academic and social outcomes. In has been linked to immediate and future academic performance from pre-school classroom performance to college completion, and to student’s ability to forge and maintain...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Understanding Early Years Education across the UK

    Comparing Practice in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

    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

  3. 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 15th 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 September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  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. Assessment and Evaluation for Transformation in Early Childhood

    By Christine Pascal, Júlia Formosinho

    Series: Towards an Ethical Praxis in Early Childhood

    This insightful book 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 methodological basis for this approach and a set...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. 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