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ERIC Number: ED046966
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Pages: 206
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Let Them Be Themselves: Language Arts Enrichment for Disadvantaged Children in Elementary Schools.
Hopkins, Lee Bennett
This book offers inner-city language arts teachers suggestions to make the teaching-learning act more significant and rewarding. The compilation of innovative activities and ideas is divided into six chapters dealing with (1) the improvement of students' self-image, (2) children's literature, (3) written expression, (4) poetry, (5) oral language activities, and (6) critical thinking and language arts. The activities included have all been classroom tested. Each chapter is followed by a list of books and articles on the same subject for further reading matter. Appendices contain (1) three booklists for urban and disadvantaged children, grades K-2, 3-4, and 5-6 and mature readers; (2) a list of award winning children's books; and (3) a list of outstanding volumes of Negro poetry. (DD)
Citation Press, Educators Service Division, Scholastic Magazines, Inc., 50 West 44th Street, New York, N.Y. 10036 (Stock No. TX 1324, $2.50)
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