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Author Selley, Nick.

Title The art of constructivist teaching in the primary school : a guide for students and teachers / Nick Shelley
Published London : David Fulton Publishers, [1999]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  370.152 Sel/Aoc  AVAILABLE
Description xi, 100 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents Pt. I. General Theory. 1. Constructivist Learning. 2. Children's Alternative Ideas. 3. Constructivist Teaching. 4. Motivation. 5. Working Within a National Curriculum -- Pt. II. Specific Subject Studies. 6. Primary Science. 7. Language. 8. History. 9. Mathematics. 10. Foundation Subjects and the Whole Curriculum -- Pt. III. A Philosophical Overview. 11. Probing Deeper
Summary "This introductory guide to the constructivist approach to teaching aims to inform and enlighten newly qualified and student teachers about its nature and scope, and encourages readers to try the approach in their own teaching."--BOOK JACKET. "As an introduction to the subject, this book can be used on initial teacher training and continuing professional development courses but it will also interest qualified teachers, especially curriculum subject coordinators."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 95-97
Subject Constructivism (Education)
Education, Elementary -- Great Britain.
LC no. 00697700
ISBN 1853465720