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`I particularly enjoyed Judith Roden's chapter "Young Children Are Natural Scientists" especially her thoughts on children's drawings, which puncture some popular assumptions' - Times Educational Supplement, Friday Magazine `Tricia David, an internationally recognised expert in early years eductaion, has brought together 11 tutors from Christ Church College Canterbury to "encourage debate and disagreement"....It has..some absorbing and helpful contributions which both bring forward the debate in early years education and also may cause readers to reappraise their own practice, possibly as a result of disagreeing with one or other contributers' - International Journal of Early Years Education

Bilingual Children in a Monolingual Society
Bilingual children in a monolingual society

The results of early national assessment tests, underpinned by existing research in the field, have demonstrated the crucial nature of a child's home language in early concept development. Adequate and appropriate provision for bilingual pupils in play groups, nurseries and primary schools can have beneficial effects ...

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