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Meeting the Needs of Children with Disabilities

7, 17/11/2005, £22.99
Provides an insight into the needs of children with both physical and learning disabilities, particularly within an acute care setting. This book covers practice areas identified by the English National Board as essential for student nurses, and is also useful for nurses and for other health professionals working with children with disabilities.

Silent Child : Exploring the World of Children Who do Not Speak

Paperback, 08/02/2007, £9.99
Concerns the treatment of six children who were unable for various reasons to talk. This book describes their progress as they are gently guided by the author towards communication, first without language using toys and games, and then gradually to the ability to speak. All were able to begin normal schooling after the treatment.

Raising the Perfectly Imperfect Child: Facing the Challenges with Strength, Courage and Hope

Paperback, 05/01/2016, £14.99
The father of Nick Vujicic, one of the world's most beloved persons with a disability, shares candidly the mistakes and successes in raising a child with unique challenges - from birth to an independent and satisfying adulthood.

PMLD Ambiguity

Paperback, 30/03/2014, £23.99
"Extract from Merleau-Ponty M. (2002). Phenomenology of perception"--Title page verso.

Gift of Dyslexia

Paperback, 28/01/2010, £14.99
In this exciting book, Davis shares the startling discovery he made which helped him overcome his own dyslexia; reveals how dyslexia may be linked to uncommonly high levels of intelligence, creativity, and imagination; and outlines a clear and simple plan that anyone can use to help themselves or others conquer this all-too-common disability.

Beginning Teacher's Guide to Special Educational Needs

Paperback, 01/12/2008, £24.99
A Beginning Teacher's Guide to Special Educational Needs provides essential support and guidance for student teachers during and beyond their teaching training.

Transforming the Role of the Senco

Paperback, 01/10/2010, £25.99
This book exemplifies, illustrates, evaluates, analyses and critiques the characteristics and practice of the SENCO role at an academic level suitable to the new National Award.

Contemporary Issues in Special Educational Needs: Considering the Whole Child

Paperback, 01/05/2012, £21.99
To help education professionals make sense of the varied approaches, policies and concepts currently applied in practice with children and young people with SEN.

Intelligence and Intelligence Testing

Paperback, 02/03/2011, £20.99
Have you ever wondered what IQ is and how it is measured? Indeed, why is there such a premium placed on high IQ? This title intends to provide an account of this controversial psychological construct, discussing the history and the status of the research on intelligence and providing an overview of its development, measurement and use.

Leading on Inclusion: Dilemmas, Debates and New Perspectives

Paperback, 07/12/2011, £29.99
This title critically examines the current theory and legislative context of special educational needs and disability, and explores the enduring issues and opportunities that will affect future practice in all schools.

Autism And Learning

Paperback, 21/10/2011, £22.99

Using Playful Practice To Communica

Paperback, 17/11/2011, £19.99

Inclusion, Equality and Diversity in Working with Children

Paperback, 21/08/2008, £23.75
Offers an integrated answer that address inclusion, equality and diversity in childcare settings. This book explains how to turn good intentions into effective anti-discriminatory practice when working with children of various ages. It includes examples from a selection of childcare settings that show how to put the principles into practice.

Dyslexia and Learning Style

Paperback, 18/01/2008, £32.99
* Updated to examine the most recent research in two key areas: dyslexia and the dyslexic experience and the major cognitive and learning styles.

Psychology of Dyslexia

Paperback, 27/03/2009, £29.99
This book introduces the psychology of dyslexia to teachers. Although primarily for teachers, the book will be of interest to other professionals, such as Speech Therapists, who are undertaking a course on dyslexia, as well as parents of dyslexic children.

Dyslexia Debate

Paperback, 24/03/2014, £19.99
An examination of how we use the term 'dyslexia' and how this may undermine aid for struggling readers.

Understanding Children with Language Problems

Paperback, 04/05/2000, £25.99
Introduction to the study of children's language difficulties, drawing widely on real-life examples.

Developmental Disorders Of Language

Paperback, 19/12/2008, £27.99
This important new text is a comprehensive survey of current thinking and research on a wide range of developmental disorders. Highlights key research on normal and typical development Includes clinical case studies and diagrams to illustrate key concepts A reader-friendly writing style.

100 Ideas for Supporting Pupils with ADHD

Paperback, 06/03/2008, £14.99
Provides one hundred ideas on how to support and develop learning with children suffering from ADHD. This book contains lists covering the school age ranges with ideas from developing effective strategies to helping the child in the classroom to encouraging the progression of individual skills such as handwriting, comprehension processing tasks.

Autistic Spectrum: Characteristics, Causes and Practical Issues

Paperback, 13/11/2008, £29.99
A complete historical and factual overview of Autism and Asperger's Syndrome which also covers the psychological approaches for the understanding and treatment of these conditions.

Action Research for Inclusive Education

Paperback, 19/02/2004, £18.99
Can action research make the project of inclusive education easier? This book provides a practical guide to ways in which research can genuinely help dismantle discriminatory and exclusionary practices. It has insider accounts of action research to help challenge readers' assumptions.

Disabled Students in Higher Education: Perspectives on Widening Access and Changing Policy

Paperback, 30/06/2005, £35.99
"Disabled Students in Higher Education" will make fascinating reading for students of education, social policy, politics, and disability studies, and for those working towards accredited university teacher status.

Special School's Handbook

7, 12/07/2007, £24.99
Giving a picture of the work of special schools, this book is useful for those teaching or planning to teach in special schools in the United Kingdom. It provides suggestions on how special schools may be developed. It address topics such as adapting the curriculum to give special schools more flexibility.

Beating Bureaucracy in Special Educational Needs

Paperback, 10/03/2008, £21.99
Containing practical strategies for reducing the number of individual education plans and review meetings, this book helps readers to use existing systems for target setting, recording and planning - personalised systems that are used for children as part of everyday teaching practices.

New Perspectives in Special Education

Paperback, 03/05/2012, £29.99

Debating Special Education

Paperback, 12/04/2010, £24.99
Examining a range of criticisms made of special education, this title analyses several key debates in special education giving critical responses to inform policy and practice for the future of special education. It identifies possible limitations to the special education knowledge base and provision.

Special Educational Needs: A Guide for Inclusive Practice

Paperback, 15/11/2011, £23.99
This book contains chapters written by a range of experts on different aspects of Special Educational Needs, and is full of practical suggestions for how to achieve effective, inclusive practice.

Autism : Educational & Therapeutic Approaches

Paperback, 06/05/2011, £23.99
Critical view of various different approaches, accessible to practitioners and parents

Educating Students on the Autistic Spectrum: A Practical Guide 2ed

Paperback, 16/12/2011, £21.99
Practical guide to working with students on the autism spectrum

Helping Children Who Yearn for Someone They Love: A Guidebook

Paperback, 17/01/2001, £19.99
Intended for children who been taken into care, fostered or adopted, this guidebook aims to help children who are missing someone too much or suffer from separation anxiety.

What Works in Inclusive Education?

Paperback, 01/02/2008, £7.99

Communication Disorders in the Classroom

Paperback, 12/09/2005, £31.99
The authors cover a range of impairments found in school-age children with suggestions for teacher intervention. Topics include legal issues, development of language and phonology, voice disorders and much more.

Iris Grace: The Story of a Little Girl Whose Talent Unlocked Her Silent World

Hardback, 25/02/2016, £16.99
Iris Grace is six years old and severely autistic. For the first few years of her life she barely communicated at all - she hardly ever looked up when her parents walked into a room, she rarely smiled or spoke. Her mother Arabella despaired - Iris seemed to be trapped in her own world, unreachable.

Essential Guide to Understanding Special Educational Needs: Practical Skills for Teachers

Paperback, 27/05/2010, £16.99
The books in this series offer a wealth of practical support, inspiration and guidance for NQTs and more experienced teachers ready to implement into their classroom.

Managing Special Educational Needs

7, 18/04/2005, £18.99
Shows schools how to effectively implement and manage an inclusive school environment. This book highlights the problems encountered by professionals in primary and secondary school settings and offers practical solutions and advice. It offers guidance on: the role of the SENCO as a teacher and manager.

Teaching Gifted and Talented Pupils in the Primary School: A Practical Guide

Paperback, 07/06/2005, £22.99
How can we provide challenges for the gifted and talented primary school pupil in an inclusive classroom setting? This book shows the busy teacher how to challenge able children in their mixed-ability class - where time and resources are usually limited. It includes sections on creating a working environment that helps more able pupils to thrive.

Supporting Gifted and Talented Pupils in the Secondary School

Paperback, 12/07/2006, £22.99
This resource helps practitioners identify gifted and talented pupils, resolve underachievement, develop strategies for gifted and talented pupils, and devise a tailored curriculum for able pupils.

100 ideas for supporting pupils on the Autistic spectrum

Paperback, 08/03/2007, £12.99
Provides those working with autistic children one hundred ideas of how to support and develop their learning. This book presents ideas ranging from developing pupils' understanding and communication skills to ensuring they are comfortable within their learning environment.

100 ideas for Dyspraxia & DCD

Paperback, 08/03/2007, £11.99
Provides those working with dyspraxic and DCD children hundred ideas of how to support and develop their learning. This guide includes lists which cover the entire school age range and range from developing fine and gross motor skills to preparing children for their next transition either to the next stage of schooling or for their future careers.

Send Code of Practice 0-25 Years: Policy, Provision, Practice

Paperback, 19/06/2015, £22.99
This book guides practitioners to not only meet the requirements, but improve outcomes for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities in line with the new SEND Code of Practice.

Teaching Children and Young People with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

Paperback, 19/03/2015, £23.99
A succinct, clear guide to working with pupils (birth to 25 years) with special educational needs and disabilities, providing suggested strategies and examples of lesson plans as well as detailed advice on sources of further information.

Dyslexia, Literacy and Inclusion: Child-Centred Perspectives

Paperback, 23/03/2015, £23.99
With case study examples that cover early years and primary, this book takes a child-centred approach by putting the focus on emotional well-being, offering individual strategies for raising literacy standards among children with dyslexia.

Dealing with Feeling: An Emotional Literacy Curriculum for Children Aged 7-13 2ed

Paperback, 03/10/2007, £35.99
This text provides teachers of children aged 7-14 with structured opportunities to develop their emotional literacy and emotional well-being. It is firmly supported by a wealth of research which links children's mental and physical health to the development of emotional literacy.

Sage Handbook of Dyslexia

Paperback, 18/11/2008, £95.00
This handbook provides researchers and other professionals with the most up-to-date cutting edge practices in dyslexia from research and practitioner perspectives.

Teaching Literacy to Learners with Dyslexia: A Multi-Sensory Approach 2ed

Paperback, 16/03/2016, £34.99
Tried and tested strategies and activities to provide everything you need to help improve and develop the literacy skills of learners with dyslexia



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