ERIC Number: ED418429
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998-Apr-24
Reference Count: N/A
Book Characters Who Inspire Character Development: Models of Respect, Responsibility, Honesty and Caring in Current Children's Books.
This annotated bibliography describes 52 current works of literature for children which have characters who inspire character development. The bibliography is divided into sections on: (1) Respect for the Self; (2) Respect for Others; (3) Respect for the Earth; (4) Responsibility; (5) Honesty; and (6) Caring. The bibliography concludes with a series of discussion questions about 12 different books. The questions come from the collaboration of children and adults who shared books in YMCAs across the country. (NKA)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Character Development; Questions; Young Mens Christian Association
Note: Paper presented at the YMCA of the USA National Child Care Conference "YMCA Child Care: We Build Strong Kids, Strong Families, and Strong Communities" (Chicago, IL, April 23-26, 1998). Project supported by the Chapel Hill-Carrboro YMCA amd Capital Area YMCA.