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You are currently browsing 31–40 of 895 new and published books in the subject of Primary/Elementary Education — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. 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

  2. Better than Best Practice

    Developing teaching and learning through dialogue

    By Adam Lefstein, Julia Snell

    Better than Best Practice offers a new way of thinking about classroom practice, professional development, and improving teaching and learning. This companion book and website together offer a selection of rich and realistic video-based case studies, context and narrative, step-by-step guidance...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Using the Visual Arts for Cross-curricular Teaching and Learning

    Imaginative ideas for the primary school

    By Karen Hosack Janes

    As schools are being encouraged to develop more flexible and creative approaches to education, Using the Visual Arts for Cross-curricular Teaching and Learning provides practical guidance and ideas on using the visual arts as a starting point for imaginative, effective learning across a wide range...

    Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Culture in School Learning

    Revealing the Deep Meaning, 2nd Edition

    By Etta R. Hollins

    In this text Etta Hollins presents a powerful process for developing a teaching perspective that embraces the centrality of culture in school learning. The six-part process covers objectifying culture, personalizing culture, inquiring about students' cultures and communities, applying knowledge...

    Published December 5th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Values in Youth Sport and Physical Education

    Edited by Jean Whitehead, Hamish Telfer, John Lambert

    As sport has become more intense, professional and commercialized so have the debates grown about what constitutes acceptable behaviour and fair play, and how to encourage and develop ‘good’ sporting behaviour, particularly in children and young people. This book explores the nature and function of...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Making Sense of Learners Making Sense of Written Language

    The Selected Works of Kenneth S. Goodman and Yetta M. Goodman

    By Kenneth S. Goodman, Yetta M. Goodman

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    Ken and Yetta Goodman’s professional work has been a lifelong collaboration, informed by shared philosophical strands. An overarching goal has been to provide access for all children to literacy and learning and to inform and improve teaching and learning. Each also is recognized for specific areas...

    Published December 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Creating a Classroom Culture That Supports the Common Core

    Teaching Questioning, Conversation Techniques, and Other Essential Skills

    By Bryan Harris

    Is your classroom culture conducive to the expectations of the Common Core? Teaching content is not enough; students need a classroom structure and atmosphere that will help them learn key academic skills. This practical book will show you how to transform your classroom culture, raise the level of...

    Published December 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  8. Physical Education 5–11

    A guide for teachers, 2nd Edition

    By Jonathan Doherty, Peter Brennan

    Series: Primary 5-11 Series

    Physical Education 5-11 is about lighting or relighting a fire in all those who have the privilege and the responsibility of teaching children physical education in Primary schools today. It is written at a time of great change: a revised Primary curriculum; an increased drive to raise achievement...

    Published December 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Really Useful Maths Book

    A guide to interactive teaching, 2nd Edition

    By Tony Brown, Henry Liebling

    Series: The Really Useful

    The Really Useful Maths Book is for all those who want children to enjoy the challenge of learning mathematics. With suggestions about the best ways to use resources and equipment to support learning, it describes in detail how to make learning the easy option for children.An easy-to-follow,...

    Published December 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  10. Bringing History Alive through Local People and Places

    A guide for primary school teachers

    By Lynne Dixon, Alison Hales

    A much-needed and delightful book. It shows how history can be taught with the meaningful experiences of each child at its centre, making connections between the child, the locality and community, the national and global past and concepts of time. Throughout the authors empower teachers to...

    Published November 27th 2013 by Routledge