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LRC resources for childcare and education

LRC resources for children's and young people's services

This guide provides a subject specific tour of the print and online resources available to help you with your studies.

Use the links on the left to help you:

  • find print books, magazines and journals in the LRC
  • search for articles online
  • use the best databases and websites for your course

New resources for children and young people's services

Children and Young People Now
Early Years Educator
Nursery World
Special Educational Needs
Teach Early Years
Teach Primary
Teaching Reading and Writing
Learning Theories for Early Years Practice
Supporting children with social, emotional and mental health needs in the early years : practical solutions and strategies for every setting
EYFS : a practical guide
The Early Years Foundation Stage
The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) 2021
Mary Sheridan's from Birth to Five Years
What Comes Before Phonics?
Safeguarding Children and Young People
Play in the Early Years
Outdoor play for healthy little minds : practical ideas to promote children's wellbeing in the early years
Key Issues in Special Educational Needs, Disability and Inclusion
Treasure Basket Explorations
T Level Education & Childcare
Special Educational Needs and Disabilities in Schools
50 fantastic ideas for forest school
50 fantastic ideas for getting children active
50 fantastic ideas for making music
50 fantastic ideas for supporting children's wellbeing
50 fantastic ideas for sustainability
50 fantastic ideas for songs and rhymes
The wellbeing curriculum
The Big Book of Whole School Wellbeing
100 Ideas for Primary Teachers: Transition to Secondary School
Understanding School Transition
Supporting Difficult Transitions
All Change! best practice for educational transitions
Supporting Successful Transition from Primary to Secondary School
Bridging the Transition from Primary to Secondary School
A Whole School Approach
Meeting the Mental Health Needs of Learners 11-18 Years
Social Media and Mental Health in Schools
Meeting the Mental Health Needs of Children 4-11 Years
Meeting the Mental Health Needs of Young Children 0-5 Years
Building Confidence, Resilience and Emotional Intelligence in Young Children
A Critical Guide to the Send Code of Practice 2014
Children's Learning in Early Childhood
Promoting Inclusion and Diversity in Early Years Settings
Children's Mental Health and Emotional Well-Being in Primary Schools
Working with the Revised Early Years Foundation Stage