Literature And The Child

byLee Galda, Lawrence R. Sipe, Lauren A. Liang

Paperback | January 1, 2016

Literature And The Child by Lee Galda
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LITERATURE AND THE CHILD, 9th Edition, offers thorough, concise coverage of the formats and genres of children's literature and principles for the use of children's literature in the classroom. Beautifully written and illustrated discussions illuminate specific aspects of each format or genre, supported by information on the latest quality works appropriate for children in nursery school through middle school. A stunning design includes interior illustrations by Lauren Stringer, an award-winning children's book author and illustrator. Each genre chapter contains criteria for evaluating literary quality, equipping you with a resource to guide text selection in the classroom. Practical, research-based information about teaching appears throughout, including ideas you can apply to your own classroom and an emphasis on the importance of selecting complex texts. This book will help you better understand how to select texts that best serve your curriculum goals and the needs and interests of your students.
After teaching in elementary- and middle-school classrooms for a number of years, Lee Galda received her Ph.D. in English Education from New York University. She is the Marguerite Henry Professor of Children's Literature, Emerita, at the University of Minnesota where she taught undergraduate and graduate courses in children's and young...
Title:Literature And The ChildFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:560 pages, 10.6 X 8.3 X 0.7 inShipping dimensions:560 pages, 10.6 X 8.3 X 0.7 inPublished:January 1, 2016Publisher:Wadsworth PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1305668847

ISBN - 13:9781305668843

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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