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  1. Cooperative Learning in Physical Education

    A research based approach

    Edited by Ben Dyson, Ashley Casey

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    Cooperative Learning is a dynamic instructional model that can teach diverse content to students at different grade levels, with students working together in small, structured, heterogeneous groups to master subject content. It has a strong research tradition, is used frequently as a professional...

    Published March 13th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Achieving Literacy (RLE Edu I)

    Longitudinal Studies of Adolescents Learning to Read

    By Margaret Meek

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    How children learn to read well and what kind of teaching helps them is a scarcely penetrated mystery. This book is a fascinating and informative research report by a group of teachers who set out to teach children who have failed to acquire a useful degree of literacy; in it they discuss their...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Development of Meaning (RLE Edu I)

    A Study of Children's Use of Language

    By Joan Tough

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book investigates children's use of language and considers its implications for children's learning at home and at school. The author compares the language used by children from different social environments at the ages of three, five and seven and considers the different approaches that...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Linguistics and the Teacher

    Edited by Ronald Carter

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Linguistics and the Teacher is a collection of essays by linguists on different aspects of the relationship between linguistics and education. All the contributors are united in their belief that linguistics should be a central element in the education of teachers, and argue for principled and...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Language & Teaching

    A Psychological View

    By Peter Herriot

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Language is the basic means of communication in the classroom. It is therefore vital that teachers should know something about its acquisition, development, possible defects and the ways in which they may understand and develop its communicative powers. Peter Herriot describes the relationship with...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Children into Pupils (RLE Edu I)

    A Study of Language in Early Schooling

    By Mary Willes

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book makes work in the field of sociolinguistics easily accessible to working teachers and to teachers in training. It focuses on the crucial first weeks that children spend in school, and deals with talk as a joint production, in which teachers and pupils are engaged from the earliest stages...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Children and Learning to Read (RLE Edu I)

    By Elizabeth Goodacre

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This is a study of the nature of the process whereby children go about the business of learning to read. The author relates her own practical teaching experience closely to studies in developmental psychology, and also considers the special needs of individual children. In all, the book...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. Collaboration in Education

    Edited by Judith J. Slater, Ruth Ravid

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Collaboration in Education establishes a needed framework for school/university collaborations that will be critical for others wishing to reproduce and participate in these partnerships. The contributors explore the elements necessary for sustainable collaboration in order to provide a frame...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Lifelong Engagement in Sport and Physical Activity

    Participation and Performance across the Lifespan

    Edited by Nicholas L. Holt, Margaret Talbot

    Series: ICSSPE Perspectives

    Sport and physical activity should now be understood as lifelong activity, beginning in childhood, and accessible to participants of all levels of ability. This book offers an overview of some of the core concerns underlying lifelong engagement in sport and physical activity, encompassing...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge


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