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New and Published Books

  1. A Teacher’s Companion to Essential Motivation in the Classroom

    Resources and activities to inspire and engage your students

    By Georgia Holleran, Ian Gilbert

    Teachers around the world have found Ian Gilbert’s classic text Essential Motivation in the Classroom an inspiring and provocative read. This ground-breaking companion to the book is a definitive one-stop guide for teachers who are looking for inspiration into how his ideas can be put into practice...

    Published April 16th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Teaching ELLs to Read

    Strategies to Meet the Common Core, K-5

    By Paul Boyd-Batstone

    In this essential book from ELL-expert Paul Boyd-Batstone, you’ll find out how to teach reading while keeping in mind the unique needs of English language learners. You’ll learn best practices and differentiated strategies for each domain of the Common Core Foundational Reading Skills, including...

    Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. How to be Inventive When Teaching Primary Mathematics

    Developing outstanding learners

    By Steve Humble

    Have you ever taken your children on a maths walk? Are your pupils shape detectives? How to be Inventive When Teaching Primary Mathematics is a pocket guide to inspire primary teachers to become confident, effective, imaginative teachers who enjoy teaching, and whose pupils enjoy learning. It is...

    Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Social Studies Today

    Research and Practice, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Walter C. Parker

    Social Studies Today will help educators—teachers, curriculum specialists, and researchers—think deeply about contemporary social studies education. More than simply learning about key topics, this collection invites readers to think through some of the most relevant, dynamic, and challenging...

    Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Rethinking Field Experiences in Preservice Teacher Preparation

    Meeting New Challenges for Accountability

    By Etta R. Hollins

    The focus of this book is the centrality of clinical experiences in preparing teachers to work with students from diverse cultural, economic, and experiential backgrounds. Organized around three themes—learning teaching through the approximation and representation of practice, learning teaching...

    Published April 13th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Geography in the Primary School (Routledge Revivals)

    By John Bale

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1987, this title provides primary school teachers with ideas by which geographical skills and ideas can be introduced in the primary school. John Bale shows how teachers can build on children’s ‘private geographies’ with practical learning strategies, examining approaches to the...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. English as an Additional Language in the Early Years

    Linking theory to practice

    By Malini Mistry, Krishan Sood

    With the English as Additional Language (EAL) population growing rapidly, it is essential that settings and schools meet individual learner needs and provide an inclusive culture where different languages, cultures and religions are accepted and celebrated. Packed with essential information on key...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Developing a Local Curriculum

    Using your locality to inspire teaching and learning

    By William Evans, Jonathan Savage

    How can your local area become a source of inspiration for curriculum development? How can it enhance the teaching and learning at your school? Developing a Local Curriculum explores how your local area and its resources can be used as a stimulus and inspiration for curriculum development. It...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Play from Birth to Twelve

    Contexts, Perspectives, and Meanings, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Doris Pronin Fromberg, Doris Bergen

    In light of recent standards-based and testing movements, the issue of play in child development has taken on increased meaning for educational professionals and social scientists. This third edition of Play From Birth to Twelve offers comprehensive coverage of what we now know about play and its...

    Published March 19th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Re-examining Pedagogical Content Knowledge in Science Education

    Edited by Amanda Berry, Patricia Friedrichsen, John Loughran

    Series: Teaching and Learning in Science Series

    Pedagogical Content Knowledge (PCK) has been adapted, adopted, and taken up in a diversity of ways in science education since the concept was introduced in the mid-1980s. Now that it is so well embedded within the language of teaching and learning, research and knowledge about the construct needs...

    Published March 19th 2015 by Routledge