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Description - Looking After Literacy by Caroline Walker-Gleaves

This book is about supporting all children to overcome their individual challenges to literacy. It is about considering the whole child when exploring options for interventions and accepting that many children have more than one need. It examines the many factors that can contribute to literacy difficulties and highlights the importance of understanding the wider context when considering them.

The text draws on the latest research in education, psychology , neurology and sociology to illustrate how children's literacy development can be mapped against difficulties in other areas of their lives. This is a ground-breaking and accessible book for all trainee and existing primary teachers working with young children who are experiencing difficulty with reading, written and spoken language.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781473971639
ISBN-10: 1473971632
Format: Paperback / softback
(246mm x 171mm x mm)
Pages: 232
Imprint: Learning Matters Ltd
Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publish Date: 5-Dec-2017
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Caroline Walker-Gleaves

David Waugh is subject leader for Primary English at Durham University. A former deputy headteacher, David worked in ITT from 1990 at the University of Hull, where he led the PGCE course and became Head of Department. In 2008 he was appointed as National Strategies Regional Adviser for ITT. As well as his educational writing, David also writes children's stories, including Lottie's Run published in 2015.

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