Young Adult Education & Reference Books

New CGP 11+ Complete Parents' Guide

This brilliant CGP Parents' Guide explains everything you'll need to know about the 11 in one handy package. It's full of advice on how to help your child prepare for the test, and contains detailed breakdowns of the various question types that could come up on the big day! What's more, it's completely free!

Using Brainpower in the Classroom: Five Steps to Accelerate Learning

This book offers a realistic, practical and accessible model to allow teachers to incorporate the best of recent brain-based research into their teaching. The five steps involve: making learning multi-sensoryensuring activities match the dominant intelligence of the learnermatching types of learning to the gender of pupilsusing the lesson structure to fit the natural attention span of the brainmanaging the classroom environment to make it brain-friendly and active in supporting learning. Illustrated throughout with classroom examples from a wide range of subject areas, the book is highly practical in its focus and the ideas it contains can easily be adapted to work with all age ranges and types of school.

Words without Walls: Teaching Guide

A Teaching and Study Guide for Words without Walls: Writers on Addiction, Violence, and Incarceration