Literature for Young Children

Literature for Young Children

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This text is appropriate for undergraduate courses in Children's Literature and Early Literacy.This broad introduction to early childhood literature focuses on literacy analysis and on specific techniques and methods of effective literature-based education. The author uses an inviting writing style to help students understand ways to involve children ages 2-8 with literature. This text includes a number of valuable methods and suggestions that are designed to enhance both understanding and enjoyment of literature.
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  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 330 pages
  • 190 x 231.6 x 15.7mm | 557.37g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • 4th edition
  • 0130109878
  • 9780130109873

Table of contents

1. Defining Literature for Children. 2. Evaluating Literature for Children. 3. Sharing Literature. 4. The Literature Curriculum. 5. Supporting Children's Language Development. 6. Supporting Children's Intellectual Development. 7. Supporting Children's Personality Development. 8. Supporting Children's Social and Moral Development. 9. Supporting Children's Aesthetic and Creative Development. 10. Planning Your Program. Appendix. Author/Illustrator/Title Index. Subject Index. About the Author.
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