Understanding Child Development

Understanding Child Development : Linking Theory and Practice

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Understanding Child Development 2nd Edition is the new edition of the bestselling, user-friendly book for those studying for Early Years Foundation Degrees, Early Childhood Studies Degrees, and S/NVQ Levels 3 and 4 in Childcare Learning and Development. Jennie Lindon explains all the key approaches to studying child development in a straightforward way that helps students understand the links between theories and their learning and practice. Throughout the book: - Key terms are explained in language that students can understand - 'Making the connection' features link what is being learned to settings and practice - There is guidance on observations and students own research, to apply what has been learned. Anyone pursuing Early Years Professional Status will find this an invaluable resource, whilst experienced practitioners in the whole range of early years settings will find it supports continuing professional development.

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  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 220 x 278 x 12mm | 680.39g
  • Philip Allan Updates
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 6 b/w line drawings; 30 b/w halftones
  • 1444102842
  • 9781444102840
  • 248,150

About Jennie Lindon

Jennie Lindon is a Chartered Psychologist who runs her own business in training and consultancy. Jennie has worked extensively with early years, educational and playwork services for children and their families. She has also worked with residential and foster carers.

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