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Essentials of Children's Literature (with MyEducationKit), 7th Edition

By Carol M. Lynch-Brown, Carl M. Tomlinson, Kathy G. Short

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Aug 9, 2010

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Essentials of Children's Literature, 7th Edition
By Carol M. Lynch-Brown, Carl M. Tomlinson, Kathy G. Short

MyEducationKit -- Valuepack Access Card
By . . Pearson Education


Clear, concise, direct narrative that combines lists, examples, figures, and tables with prose make this brief, affordable, straightforward book the perfect guide to sharing literature with children in the classroom. Written by a well-respected author team, this resource is ideal for pre-service and in-service teachers alike, and much appreciated for its wealth of hands-on suggestions and ideas. Selective, up-to-date lists of recommended books are conveniently organized by sub-genre; multicultural and international children’s literature is integrated throughout; and an up-dated color insert features recent illustrations from picture books (including examples of computer-generated art) and graphic novels.


0137074026 / 9780137074020 Essentials of Children's Literature (with MyEducationKit)


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0132349396 / 9780132349390 MyEducationKit -- Access Card

013704884X / 9780137048847 Essentials of Children's Literature


Table of Contents



Figures and Tables


Part One Children and Literature

Chapter 1 Learning about Children and Their Literature

Chapter 2 Learning about Reading and Literature

Chapter 3 Learning about Literature

Part Two Categories of Literature

Chapter 4 Poetry

Chapter 5 Picture Books

Chapter 6 Traditional Literature

Chapter 7 Modern Fantasy

Chapter 8 Realistic Fiction

Chapter 9 Historical Fiction and Biography

Chapter 10 Informational Books

Chapter 11 Literature for a Diverse Society

Part Three Literature in the School

Chapter 12 Planning the Curriculum

Chapter 13 Engaging Children with Literature


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