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Author Moorhouse, Pete, author

Title Learning through woodwork : introducing creative woodwork in the early years
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, [2018]
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Summary "This essential guide provides clear and comprehensive support for those looking to introduce creative woodwork into early years settings. With theory, practical advice, stunning colour images and case studies, the book will inspire practitioners to embrace woodwork and encourage children's independent creative learning.Focusing on the numerous benefits that working with wood offers young children, from boosting their self-esteem and problem-solving skills, to enhancing their communication and social development, the author draws on over 25 years of experience to discuss each and every aspect of establishing woodwork in the early years curriculum. Including practical information on materials and tools, staff training, and health and safety advice, this go-to guide provides a treasure trove of ideas to engage children at various stages of development, drawing the maximum benefit from working with wood and tools.Both inspiring and informative, Learning Through Woodwork will become an essential tool for early years practitioners and teachers wishing to explore and develop woodwork provision."--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on February 05, 2018)
Subject Woodwork -- Study and teaching (Elementary)
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017037378
ISBN 131511481X (electronic book)
1351628798
1351628801
135162881X
9781315114811 (electronic book)
9781351628792
9781351628808
9781351628815
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