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  1. Contemporary Perspectives on Reading and Spelling

    Edited by Clare Wood, Vincent Connelly

    Series: New Perspectives on Learning and Instruction

    With contributions from leading international researchers, Contemporary Perspectives on Reading and Spelling offers a critique of current thinking on the research literature into reading, reading comprehension and writing. Each paper in this volume provides an account of empirical research that...

    Published July 17th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Changing Literacies for Changing Times

    An Historical Perspective on the Future of Reading Research, Public Policy, and Classroom Practices

    Edited by James V. Hoffman, Yetta M. Goodman

    Offering the wisdom that only experience and expertise in the field can bring, this book takes a critical look into the present and the future of literacy as envisioned by leading reading researchers. The lead author of each chapter, and in some cases more than one, of the authors, is a...

    Published July 7th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Writing Under Control

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Judith Graham, Alison Kelly

    Now in its third edition and reflecting changes in the Primary National Strategy, this best-selling textbook introduces primary teachers to key issues in the teaching of writing. Strongly rooted in classroom practice, the book includes: the history, theory and practice of teaching writing...

    Published June 29th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Teaching English Creatively

    By Teresa Cremin

    Series: Learning to Teach in the Primary School Series

    What does it mean to teach English creatively to primary school children? How can you successfully develop pupils’ engagement with reading and writing skills? Teaching English Creatively demonstrates the potential of creative teaching to develop children’s knowledge, skills, understanding and...

    Published June 26th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Learning through Talk

    Developing Learning Dialogues in the Primary Classroom

    By Heather Luxford, Lizzie Smart

    Learning through Talk is a practical handbook. It is designed to help teachers and others working with five to eleven year olds develop the key skills which will enable their pupils to use talk effectively for learning. The activities within the book encourage thinking and learning across...

    Published June 24th 2009 by David Fulton Publishers

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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