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Children's Literature in the Elementary School (1961)

by Charlotte S. Huck

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This is great book for teachers to have on literacy, focusing on children's literature and strategies to figuring out if books or high quality. There are also strategies for teaching literature's content. ( )
  MorganneMorejon | Oct 4, 2016 |
I used this for my children's lit classes at WSU. Good overview; internet resources weren't always reliable. ( )
  madamepince | Dec 29, 2014 |
An incredibly thorough children's literature textbook, which can serve as a resource for genre study, history, publishing/reading trends, booklists, and children's developmental interests/choices ( )
1 vote lillged | Jan 27, 2013 |
This book helped me to understand the complexity of children's literature and made sense out of teaching it. I have learned that certain books can be used to teach more than just literature. Some poetry books help to foster writing while some non-fiction books help in the understanding of United States history. ( )
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Charlotte S. Huckprimary authorall editionscalculated
Hepler, Susanmain authorsome editionsconfirmed
Hickman, Janetmain authorsome editionsconfirmed
Kiefer, Barbara Z.main authorsome editionsconfirmed
Young, Doris A.main authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Parents and teachers are pleased and proud when children enter the "world of books."
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0072322284, Hardcover)

This classic text shows readers how childrens literature can capture the attention of K-8 students and foster a lifelong love of reading. It is the standard work in the field. The text covers learning about childrens literature, understanding childrens responses to literature, the history of childrens literature, picture books and all the genres (beginning books, fantasy, poetry, realistic fiction, historical fiction, biography, and informational books), planning the literature program, and extending and evaluating childrens understandings of literature.

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This text covers learning about children's literature, understanding children's responses to literature, the history of children's literature, all the genres, planning the literature programme, and extending and evaluating children's understandings of literature.… (more)

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