ERIC Number: ED308514
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Recommended Readings in Literature, Annotated Edition: Kindergarten through Grade Eight.
California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
This book, compiled by teachers, administrators, curriculum planners, and librarians located throughout California, is meant to (1) encourage students to read and to view reading as a worthwhile activity; (2) help local curriculum planners select books for their reading programs; and (3) stimulate educators at the local level to evaluate their literature programs and change or improve them if necessary. The book contains 1,010 titles that represent classical as well as contemporary works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and drama. The book is divided into three sections: "Core and Extended Materials,""Recreational and Motivational Materials," and "Materials for Students in Grades Seven and Eight." (MS)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Annotated Bibliographies, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Fiction, Grade 7, Grade 8, Instructional Materials, Literary Genres, Literature Appreciation, Nonfiction, Poetry, Reading Material Selection, Recreational Reading
Bureau of Publications Sales, California State Department of Education, P.O. Box 271, Sacramento, CA 95802-0271 ($4.50, plus sales tax for California residents).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
Identifiers - Location: California