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  1. Jumpstart! French and German

    Engaging activities for ages 7-12

    By Catherine Watts, Hilary Phillips

    Series: Jumpstart!

    Jumpstart! French and German presents a collection of simple to use, multi-sensory games and activities that will jumpstart students’ understanding of modern languages in action. If you are one of the thousands of teachers looking for a range of practical and fun ideas to teach languages engagingly...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Education, Religion and Diversity

    Developing a new model of religious education

    By L. Philip Barnes

    "In this thoughtful and provocative book Philip Barnes challenges religious educators to re-think their field, and proposes a new, post-liberal model of religious education to help them do so. His model both confronts prejudice and intolerance and also allows the voices of different religions to be...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Thinking with Feeling

    Fostering productive thought in the classroom

    By Douglas P. Newton

    Are emotions good or bad for thinking and learning? Have you ever wondered why a good lesson of one year falls flat in another? Why do students behave the way they do? Teachers are expected to foster productive thought yet the neglect of emotion in the classroom, in favour of intellect, means...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Teaching of Science in Primary Schools

    6th Edition

    By Wynne Harlen OBE, Anne Qualter

    The Teaching of Science in Primary Schools provides essential information for all concerned with primary school education about all aspects of teaching science. It pays particular attention to inquiry-based teaching and learning because of the more general educational benefits that follow from...

    Published January 26th 2014 by David Fulton Publishers

  5. Teaching Spelling

    Exploring commonsense strategies and best practices

    By Peter Westwood

    Teaching Spelling: Exploring commonsense strategies and best practices equips teachers with the vital knowledge and skills needed to help their students become proficient writers and spellers. Peter Westwood provides a very clear and concise account of the important skills and processes that...

    Published January 20th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Pedagogical Cases in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    Edited by Kathleen Armour

    Pedagogical Cases in Physical Education and Youth Sport is a completely new kind of resource for students and practitioners working in physical education or youth sport. The book consists of 20 richly described cases of individual young learners, each written by a team of authors with diverse...

    Published January 19th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Let's Write

    Activities to develop writing skills for 7–11 year olds

    By John Foster

    Let’s Write offers a wealth of suggestions for approaches to developing primary school pupils’ writing skills that will capture the children’s interest, while enabling them to improve their ability to express themselves in writing. It aims to meet the requirements of the new national curriculum for...

    Published January 12th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Romani Writing

    Literacy, Literature and Identity Politics

    By Paola Toninato

    Series: Routledge Research in Literacy

    The Roma (commonly known as "Gypsies") have largely been depicted in writings and in popular culture as an illiterate group. However, as Romani Writing shows, the Roma have a deep understanding of literacy and its implications, and use writing for a range of different purposes. While some Romani...

    Published December 27th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Emergent Science

    Teaching science from birth to 8

    By Jane Johnston

    Emergent Science is essential reading for anyone involved in supporting scientific learning and development with young children aged between birth and 8. Drawing on theory, the book helps to develop the essential skills needed to understand and support science in this age range. The book is...

    Published December 18th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Common Knowledge (Routledge Revivals)

    The Development of Understanding in the Classroom

    By Derek Edwards, Neil Mercer

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1987, Common Knowledge offers a radical departure from the traditionally individualistic psychologies which have underpinned modern approaches to educational theory and practice. The authors present a study of education as the creation of ‘common knowledge’ or shared...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge