Childrens Literature Lovers Book of Lists

Childrens Literature Lovers Book of Lists

by Joanna Sullivan Ed.D., Bernice Golden
     
 

A handy resource that lists recommended books and media, related activities, and more for children ages 3- 12 This book is a unique compendium of lists of quality children's books, related activities, software programs, and videos for teachers, librarians, and parents of children ages 3- 12. An indispensable resource and idea generator, this book provides over 200

Overview

A handy resource that lists recommended books and media, related activities, and more for children ages 3- 12 This book is a unique compendium of lists of quality children's books, related activities, software programs, and videos for teachers, librarians, and parents of children ages 3- 12. An indispensable resource and idea generator, this book provides over 200 lists of books, software programs, Web sites, and videos- organized by theme, genre, topic, and grade level from preschool through grade six. Included are ABC books, concept books, multicultural books, read-alouds, folklore, science, and social studies books that relate to state standards, chapter books, fiction and nonfiction, and award winners. A timeline outlining the history of children's literature is also included. Joanna Sullivan (Carbondale, IL) is Director of the Family Migrant Literacy Program at Southern Illinois University.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787965952
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/02/2003
Series:
J-B Ed: Book of Lists Series , #39
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
8.02(w) x 11.46(h) x 0.90(d)

What People are saying about this

From the Publisher
“Joanna’s book is clearly written, needed, and—most important—has a friendly layout so that teachers (and parents) are able to find good resources for children. The direct, to the point, way that she’s constructed it will lure an audience to keep thumbing through it.”
—Susan Mandel Glazer, professor of graduate studies, Rider University and past president of the International Reading Association

“Joanna Sullivan has created a wonderful resource for educators who want to enhance the literary development of students in the elementary school. The book lists and resources are well organized and easy to use.”
—Jerry L. Johns, Ph.D., distinguished teaching professor emeritus, Northern Illinois University, and past president of the International Reading Association

“I can’t wait to show this book to my undergraduates! The Children’s Literature Lover’s Book of Lists will be an invaluable resource as they begin their teaching careers.”
—Susan Davis Lenski, professor of education, Illinois State University

“Dr. Sullivan’s professional insights combined with her years of experience teaching and using children’s literature make this book a must-read item for anyone involved with children and books.”
—Mel Cebulash, author, Hot Like the Sun, Willie’s Wonderful Pet, Kid With the Left Hook, and more

Meet the Author

Joanna Sullivan is director of the Family Literacy Program for Migrant Workers, affiliated with Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. Dr. Sullivan has taught reading, children’s literature, and language arts at Pennsylvania State University and Florida Atlantic University, and was director of the Reading Clinic at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, New Jersey.

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