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Welcome. This guide is for TEEL 260 Children's Literature. It provides an overview of award-winning children's books found at Forsyth Library, how to find information in the library, Education Resources, and suggests Diverse and Anti-Racism children's books.
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Consisting of more than 225 volumes, 19,000 entries, and nearly 17,000 images, this resource examines the lives and works of authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults. But if you need more than just biographical information you can cross-search this resource with Literature Criticism Online and obtain additional information about the author's works, era, genres, criticism and analysis.
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Children's Literature by
Publication Date: 2009-04-01
Ever since children have learned to read, there has been children's literature. "Children's Literature "charts the makings of the Western literary imagination from Aesop's fables to Mother Goose, from "Alice''s Adventures in Wonderland" to Peter Pan, from "Where the Wild Things Are "to Harry Potter.
Children's Literature in the Classroom by
Publication Date: 2010-09-23
This authoritative and accessible guide provides a wealth of ideas for incorporating high-quality children's books of all kinds into K-6 classrooms.
Creativity and Children's Literature by
Publication Date: 2014-07-31
Today's students need to be able to do more than score well on tests--they must be creative thinkers and problem solvers.
Historical Dictionary of Children's Literature by
Publication Date: 2010-10-01
Children's literature comes from a number of different sources-folklore (folk- and fairy tales), books originally for adults and subsequently adapted for children, and material authored specifically for them-and its audience ranges from infants through middle graders to young adults (readers from about 12 to 18 years old).
Teaching Children's Literature
Publication Date: 2012-08-21
This groundbreaking text offers a fresh perspective on how to implement children's literature into and across the curriculum in ways that are both effective and purposeful.