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New and Published Books

  1. Supporting Pupils on the Autism Spectrum in Secondary Schools

    A Practical Guide for Teaching Assistants

    By Carolyn Canavan

    Written to meet the needs of teaching assistants and learning support assistants, this book provides a practical toolkit for supporting students on the autistic spectrum in mainstream secondary schools. The book offers a clear, jargon free explanation of autism spectrum conditions and examines the...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Supporting Key Stage 2 and 3 Dyslexic Pupils, their Teachers and Support Staff

    The Dragonfly Worksheets, 2nd Edition

    By Sally Raymond

    'I have found Sally Raymond's worksheets ideally suited for use with pupils in need of focussed literacy development materials. They find them varied and accessible with opportunities to include personal interests and topics. I use them to match specific learning needs to activities which...

    Published September 16th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Drama 3-5

    A practical guide to teaching drama to children in the Early Years Foundation Stage, 2nd Edition

    By Debbie Chalmers

    Series: Essential Guides for Early Years Practitioners

    Would you like to offer constructive, creative and exciting new dramatic learning experiences to the children in your setting? The importance of using drama to promote active and creative learning in the early years is widely recognised, and this fully updated second edition of Drama 3-5 will guide...

    Published September 11th 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 27th 2014 by David Fulton Publishers

  5. Empowering the Children’s and Young People’s Workforce

    Practice based knowledge, skills and understanding

    Edited by Simon Brownhill

    While the provision in Children’s and Young People’s Services endures much change and turbulence, the calling for well qualified and critically reflective practitioners remains ever present. This innovative and accessible core textbook explores the key themes, ideas, concepts and topics that are...

    Published January 13th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Successful Study

    Skills for teaching assistants and early years practitioners, 2nd Edition

    By Christine Ritchie, Paul Thomas

    Successful Study is an essential guide for students embarking upon an education related Foundation Degree without previous study experience. The world of study at university can be a daunting and bewildering place for new students unfamiliar with the academic processes such as writing essays and...

    Published December 5th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Study Skills for Foundation Degrees

    2nd Edition

    By Dorothy Bedford, Elizabeth Wilson

    Study Skills for Foundation Degrees is a much needed resource for anyone thinking about or currently studying at foundation degree level. If you are unsure whether you have the academic skills to handle it, this book will prepare and guide you, in a clear accessible way, through the broad...

    Published December 7th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Primary Teaching Assistants

    Curriculum in context, 2nd Edition

    By Carrie Cable, Ian Eyres, Roger Hancock, Mary Stacey

    Series: Published in association with the Open University

    Teaching Assistants are uniquely placed to support children’s involvement with learning. The role of those who work alongside teachers in the classroom has changed dramatically in recent years and teaching assistants are increasingly involved in planning, teaching and assessing all aspects of the...

    Published November 21st 2012 by Routledge

  9. Primary Teaching Assistants

    Learners and learning, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Roger Hancock, Janet Collins, Mary Stacey

    Series: Published in association with the Open University

    Primary Teaching Assistants: Learners and Learning draws together ideas that are of central importance to teaching assistants and other support staff working in primary schools. It presents a rich variety of material written by teachers, teaching assistants, researchers and parents, that has been...

    Published November 19th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Children's Learning in Primary Schools

    A guide for Teaching Assistants

    By Mike Cowdray

    What does learning look like? What are different subjects really about? Why are transferable skills so important? How can we overcome the difficulties that children encounter in their learning? And what questions and prompts are likely to prove useful in helping children to get the most out of...

    Published August 16th 2012 by Routledge