Education

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A Kit Bag for Promoting Positive Behaviour in the Classroom

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Designed to tackle challenging behaviour before it occurs and make the learning environment more pleasant and constructive for everyone, this invaluable took kit supplies teachers with a wealth of strategies for dealing with everything from calling out to aggressive behaviour with steps to ensure positive behaviour is continually reinforced.

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Games and Activities for Exploring Feelings with Children

Giving Children the Confidence to Navigate Emotions and Friendships

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This is a fun resource designed to help children aged 7-13 get thinking and talking about their feelings and the issues affecting their lives. Activities surrounding issues such as peer relationships and friendships, bullying, offending, participation and citizenship are designed to build self-esteem, raise aspirations and increase motivation.

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Social Pedagogy and Working with Children and Young People

Where Care and Education Meet

Edited by Claire Cameron and Peter Moss; General editor Peter Moss B21 and Claire CameronB21
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book provides a comprehensive overview of the theory, principles and practice of social pedagogy and the profession of social pedagogue. With chapters from leading international contributors, it outlines the roots of social pedagogy and its development in Europe, and its role in relation to individuals, groups, communities and societies.

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Listening to Young Children

The Mosaic approach

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, National Children's Bureau

At a time of shifting policy in early years, this second edition offers a timely reminder that listening to young children is still important for reviewing service provision

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Too Safe For Their Own Good?, Second Edition

Helping children learn about risk and life skills

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, National Children's Bureau

The second edition of this bestselling guide shows how parents and practitioners can offer children adventure and challenge without risking their safety.

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Play to Talk, Talk to Play

300+ Fun Games and Enjoyable Activities to Promote Good Communication and Play Skills with Your Child

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Packed with over 300 entertaining games and activities, this is the perfect guide to creating a happy and communicative play environment for all children, including those experiencing communication difficulties.

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Educational Psychology Casework

A Practice Guide

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This is a practical guide to working with children, outlining the basic skills needed and practical strategies to promote positive change and obtain the best results for children. The author outlines the theoretical background and how this translates into practical work and includes case examples which demonstrate the theory in practice.

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Communication Skills for Working with Children and Young People

Introducing Social Pedagogy

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This practical guide identifies the child and their relationship with the adult as the basis upon which real communication can be made. Topics covered include non-verbal communication, attentive listening, empathy, the part played by questions, working constructively with conflict and criticism, and communicating in groups.

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Beating Dyspraxia with a Hop, Skip and a Jump

A Simple Exercise Program for Home and School

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Geoff Platt's effective program aims to improve fitness by focusing on familiar activities such as running, jumping and ball play. This book demonstrates how exercise routines that are tailored specifically to the needs of children with dyspraxia can make a real difference, improving muscle activation, neural control and overall movement skills.

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The Choices Game

Staying Safe in Social Situations

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This fun game teaches young people the social skills they need to stay safe in school and in the wider community. Choice Cards invite players to imagine themselves in a scenario and choose how they would respond in that situation. The outcome is then revealed, and the more safe choices they make the further they progress in the game!

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