ERIC Number: ED359967
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Arizona Heritage: A Bibliography of Materials and Directory of Authors, Illustrators and Storytellers for Teachers, Librarians and Parents.
Arizona State Library Association, Phoenix.
Resources about Arizona for children in kindergarten through eighth grade are listed. Materials include fiction and non-fiction and are mostly English language titles. Books listed have generally been published since 1977, although classic titles distinguished by literary or artistic merit are included, as are bibliographies published before 1977. Arizona heritage that is recorded in Spanish and Native American language materials is listed in the bibliographies cited. Materials are arranged alphabetically by author within each section. A tentative grade level of primary school, intermediate grade, and junior high school is indicated for each resource. The following sections are included: (1) literature for kindergarten through grade 3; (2) literature for grades 4 through 6; (3) folktales; (4) biographies and personal accounts; (5) Arizona environment, wildlife, and plants; (6) geography and travel; (7) politics and government; (8) history; (9) native American history and culture; (10) Hispanic history and culture; (11) magazines; (12) bibliographies; (13) storytellers, authors, and illustrators; and (14) publishers and vendors specializing in the Southwest. A total of 525 print materials are listed. (SLD)
Descriptors: American Indian Culture, American Indian History, Biographies, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Elementary School Students, Environmental Influences, Fiction, Folk Culture, Government (Administrative Body), Hispanic American Culture, Periodicals, Personal Narratives, State History, Story Telling, United States History
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Parents; Media Staff; Teachers
Sponsor: Arizona Humanities Council, Phoenix.
Authoring Institution: Arizona State Library Association, Phoenix.
Identifiers - Location: Arizona