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Young Children, Pedagogy, and the Arts free pdf Young Children, Pedagogy and the Arts is an innovative text that describes practices and research that cross all five strands of the arts-visual, drama, music, dance, and media-and illuminates ways of understanding children and their arts practices that go beyond the common traditions. The book: - Offers practical and rich illustrations of teachers' and children's work based on international research that integrates theory with practice- - Brings a critical lens to arts education- - Includes summaries, reflective questions, and recommended further readings with every chapter. Young Children, Pedagogy and the Arts provides a more nuanced understanding of the arts through an exploration of specific instances in which committed teachers and researchers are discovering what contemporary multimodal tools offer to young children. Chapters contain examples of 'doing' the arts in the early years, new ways of teaching, and how to use emerging technologies to develop multiliteracies, equity, agency, social and cultural capital, and enhance the learning and engagement of marginalized children.

About Felicity McArdle

Felicity McArdle is Associate Professor at Queensland University of Technology, Australia. Gail Boldt is Associate Professor at The Pennsylvania State University, USA.

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Author : Felicity McArdle
Publisher : Routledge
Data Published : 15 May 2013
ISBN : 0415626994
EAN : 9780415626996
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 236 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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