GROWING UP WITH LITERATURE, Sixth Edition, provides a practical and understandable presentation of how to use childrenas literature/picture books to enhance literacy and language development in children ages birth to eight years. All genres of literature are addressed, including ABC/Counting books, folk and fairy tales, fables, and traditional/contemporary fiction and nonfiction. Learners will acquire an understanding of the relationship between picture books and language development, brain development, media, and the community. They will also learn effective strategies for selecting and evaluating books, planning reading experiences, sharing stories with children, and using stories to help children deal with stress and problems (bibliotherapy). Other topics include integrating stories with other subject matter, and using puppetry, theater, and storytelling to enhance literature. References to the best of childrenas literature over the past several decades, including 200 new childrenas books, are provided. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
|Title||:||Growing Up with Literature|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2011-01-01|