ChildForum Office of Pre-Primary Education

ChildForum Office of Pre-Primary EducationLead advisor on early childhood care and education 
National membership 

Publisher of the New Zealand-International Research in Early Childhood Journal


Book Reviews

Te Whare by Ngaere Roberts with Christine Dale
Ko Kiwi Ma by Ngaere Roberts with Christine Dale
Men who Teach Young Children: An International Perspective by David Brody
I am NOT Bacon by Carlie Mascelle
Suffer the Little Children by David Smith
Progressing Play: Practicalities, Intentions and Possibilities in Emerging Co-constructed Curriculum by Leanne Hunter and Lisa J Sonter
Teaching Early Years Mathematics, Science and ICT by Geoff Hilton Annette Hilton, Shelley Dole and Chris Campbell
Infant and toddler NZ board books
Ideas for Play: Literacy by Emma Smoldon and Megan Howell
Young Children Becoming Curriculum: Deleuze, Te Whāriki and Curricular Understandings by Marg Sellers
Crossing the Border: A Community Negotiates the Transition from Early Childhood to Primary School by Carol Hartley, Pat Rodgers, Jemma Smith, Sally Peters and Margaret Carr
Insights from the Playgroup Movement: Equality and Autonomy in a Voluntary Organisation by Ann Henderson (Editor)
What’s Happening To Our Boys? by Maggie Hamilton
All You Need to Know About Action Research by Jean McNiff and Jack Whitehead
Be Brave by Karen Rochester
Smart Parenting for Safer Kids by Freda Briggs
Leading to Reading – The Easy Way by Barbara Morris
Turning Trash into Treasure by Adam Buckingham
Young Children's Behaviour, Practical Approaches by Louise Porter
The Excellence of Play by Janet Moyles (Editor)
Understanding Early Childhood Issues and Controversies by Helen Penn
Learning from Sure Start: Working with Young Children & their Families by Jo Weinberger et al (Eds)
Critical Issues in Early Childhood Education by Nicola Yelland (Editor)
What is Research? Methodological Practices and New Approaches by Jeanette Rhedding-Jones
Rethinking Parent and Child Conflict by Susan Grieshaber
Birth to Three Matters: Supporting the Framework of Effective Practice by Lesley Abbott and Ann Langston (eds)
The NZ Early Childhood Literacy Handbook by Judy Hamer & Paul Adams
"A City Possessed": The Christchurch Civic Creche Case by Lynley Hood
Beyond Quality in Early Childhood Education & Care Postmodern Perspectives by Gunilla Dahlberg, Peter Moss & Alan Pence

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