ERIC Number: ED419602
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Apr
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In Black and White: Fostering Cultural Awareness with African-American Children's Literature.
McMahon, Rebecca; Moore, Alicia L.
High quality African American literature exposes young children to accurate and realistic images of Black people and can be used to enhance any early childhood education program. This bibliography annotates over 40 examples of African-American children's literature for use with young children. The selections are a combination of poetry and fiction covering a wide range of topics, emphasizing strong family relationships. A sample lesson is provided to illustrate how such books can be extended to provide meaningful activities throughout the curriculum. (JPB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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