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  1. Critical Multicultural Analysis of Children's Literature

    Mirrors, Windows, and Doors

    By Maria José Botelho, Masha Kabakow Rudman

    Series: Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

    "Children’s literature is a contested terrain, as is multicultural education. Taken together, they pose a formidable challenge to both classroom teachers and academics…. Rather than deny the inherent conflicts and tensions in the field, in Critical Multicultural Analysis of Children’s Literature:...

    Published March 26th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Environmental Learning for Classroom and Assembly at KS1 & KS2

    Stories about the Natural World

    By Mal Leicester, Denise Taylor

    In Environmental Learning for Classroom and Assembly at KS1 & KS2, the highly successful and popular author Mal Leicester teams up with the conservationist Denise Taylor to teach children about wildlife and environmental conservation through the art of storytelling. Reflecting the child’s world...

    Published March 5th 2009 by David Fulton Publishers

  3. Countdown to Poetry Writing

    Step by Step Approach to Writing Techniques for 7-12 Years

    By Steve Bowkett

    Series: Countdown

    Developing children's writing abilities boosts their confidence, creates enjoyment and relevance in the task and cultivates a range of decision-making and problem-solving skills that can then be applied across the curriculum. The Countdown series provides all the support you need in helping...

    Published February 16th 2009 by David Fulton Publishers

  4. Jumpstart! Storymaking

    Games and Activities for Ages 7-12

    By Pie Corbett

    Series: Jumpstart!

    Jumpstart! Storymaking is a collection of games and activities to develop the creative process of ‘storymaking’. It focuses upon 'storytelling for writing' as well as creating a whole school culture of storytelling, reading and writing. Storymaking is the process of retelling, innovating and...

    Published November 28th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Countdown to Creative Writing

    Step by Step Approach to Writing Techniques for 7-12 Years

    By Stephen Bowkett

    Series: Countdown

    Developing children's writing abilities boosts their confidence, creates enjoyment and relevance in the task and cultivates a range of decision-making and problem-solving skills that can then be applied across the curriculum. The Countdown series provides all the support you need in helping...

    Published October 24th 2008 by David Fulton Publishers

  6. Jumpstart! Poetry

    Games and Activities for Ages 7-12

    By Pie Corbett

    Series: Jumpstart!

    A good poetry idea should help the children feel excited about writing and enable them to think of what to write - developing their imagination, creativity and writing skills. Jumpstart! Poetry is about involving children as creative writers through writing poems. The book contains a bank of...

    Published September 9th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Toward a Literacy of Promise

    Joining the African American Struggle

    Edited by Linda A. Spears-Bunton, Rebecca Powell

    Series: Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

    "[This book] gives us strategies for bringing life back to school; it allows us to think creatively about connecting instruction to the lives of children who have not been well-served; it helps us learn to value the gifts with words our children of color bring; and it gives us hope for educating a...

    Published September 8th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Multimedia and Literacy Development

    Improving Achievement for Young Learners

    Edited by Adriana G. Bus, Susan B. Neuman

    Representing the state of the art in multimedia applications and their promise for enhancing early literacy development, this volume broadens the field of reading research by looking beyond print-only experiences to young readers’ encounters with multimedia stories on the Internet and DVD....

    Published September 4th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Teaching Children English as an Additional Language

    A Programme for 7-12 Year Olds

    By Caroline Scott

    Here is a typical classroom scenario: out of the thirty children, two-thirds speak a different language at home and only speak English at school. Even though many pupils’ English skills are almost non-existent, teachers are expected to provide the national curriculum for every child in the...

    Published August 13th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Creative Approaches to Poetry for the Primary Framework for Literacy

    By Jan Foale, Linda Pagett

    Creative Approaches to Poetry for the Primary Framework for Literacy supports teachers in planning, teaching and, most importantly, enjoying poetry with their pupils. With an emphasis on creative, cross curricular approaches the authors explore tried and tested methods of teaching poetry in an...

    Published July 30th 2008 by David Fulton Publishers