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ERIC Number: ED002226
Record Type: RIE
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Pages: 138
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CHILDREN'S LITERATURE, A RESOURCE GUIDE FOR ENRICHING THE STUDY OF LITERATURE, GRADES 4-6.
PATTON, SALLY J.
PURPOSES WERE TO PROMOTE ENRICHMENT, TO DEVELOP CRITICAL THINKING, TO HELP THE STUDENT EXPLORE THE POTENTIALITIES OF LIFE, TO STIMULATE IMAGINATION, AND TO INCREASE VOCABULARY AND EXPRESSION. IN EACH CLASSROOM, AN ENVIRONMENT FOR LITERATURE SHOULD BE CREATED, AS A LITERARY CORNER WITH FREE BUT GUIDED SELECTION. THE CHILD SHOULD BE TAUGHT TO READ FOR LITERARY STYLE. SECTIONS ON SIX AREAS OF LITERATURE, WITH SAMPLE LESSONS, ARE GIVEN--MYTHS AND LEGENDS, USING "JASON AND THE GOLDEN FLEECE" AND THE "LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW," FAIRY TALES, FABLES AND FOLKLORE, INCLUDING "AESOP'S FABLES" AND "RIP VAN WINKLE," TRADITIONAL CLASSICS, USING "A CHRISTMAS CAROL" AND "TOM SAWYER" AS SAMPLE LESSONS, CONTEMPORARY CHILDREN'S CLASSICS, INCLUDING "THE WHEEL ON THE SCHOOL" AND "THE ISLAND OF THE BLUE DOLPHINS," BIOGRAPHIC SELECTIONS, INCLUDING "THE STORY OF ALBERT EINSTEIN" AND "GREAT AMERICAN HEROINES," POETRY, INCLUDING "SILVER,""THE RUNAWAY,""I HEAR AMERICA SINGING," AND "HIAWATHA." EACH UNIT IS FOLLOWED BY A BIBLIOGRAPHY AND AN AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS LIST.
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Authoring Institution: Pasadena City Unified School District, CA.
Identifiers: California (Pasadena)