Books Kids Will Sit Still For 3

Books Kids Will Sit Still For 3

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by Judy Freeman
     
 

ISBN-10: 159158163X

ISBN-13: 9781591581635

Pub. Date: 03/01/2006

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

Based on her extensive experience as a school librarian and storyteller, the author features 2,000 carefully selected titles that will keep children in grades K-6 enthralled. All published within the last 10 years, these range from picture books and fiction, folklore, and poetry to biography and nonfiction. Each annotated entry provides a brief plot summary, related…  See more details below

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Based on her extensive experience as a school librarian and storyteller, the author features 2,000 carefully selected titles that will keep children in grades K-6 enthralled. All published within the last 10 years, these range from picture books and fiction, folklore, and poetry to biography and nonfiction. Each annotated entry provides a brief plot summary, related titles, and subject designations. In addition, there are curriculum tie-ins and suggested activities including drama, crafts, research, and problem solving. The book starts with all-new chapters offering informative tips on effective reading aloud, storytelling, and classroom and library activities. There is also a bibliography of professional books.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591581635
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/01/2006
Series:
Children's and Young Adult Literature Reference Series, #3
Pages:
936
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.94(d)

Table of Contents

One librarian to another3
Seventeen things you need to know to be a great school librarian5
The bluebery medal17
On reading aloud and reading alone31
Books across the curriculum55
Performance art : storytelling, creative drama, and reader's theater103
The annotated read-aloud lists
What's in the booklists131
Easy fiction/picture books135
Fiction439
Folk & fairy tales, myths & legends529
Poetry, nonsense, and language-oriented nonfiction585
Biography633
Nonfiction685

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Books Kids Will Sit Still For 3 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This is an excellent reference book with many hands-on suggestions for reading to children - very thorough, complete, and easy to use. The tone is both entertaining and instructive. The individualized suggestions on how to make the reading of each book special are creative and fun to do. Judy Freeman's expertise and experience would be helpful to all who want to engage children in the magic of reading and books - librarians, teachers and parents.