ERIC Number: ED415174
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Fiction about Japan in the Elementary Curriculum. ERIC Digest.
Bernson, Mary Hammond
This Digest guides the elementary teacher in choosing accurate and appropriate works of fiction for teaching about Japan. It suggests important content to watch for and includes a checklist of questions to be used when selecting a book. The questions deal with literary qualities, accuracy, authenticity, stereotyping, language, and morals. Contains an annotated list of six recommended titles. (KCM)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, Global Education, Multicultural Education, Social Studies
ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education, 2805 East Tenth Street, Suite 120, Bloomington, IN 47408; phone: 800-266-3815.
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education, Bloomington, IN.
Identifiers - Location: Japan