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ERIC Number: EJ405036
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Young Adult Literature: Opportunities for Thinking Critically.
Nugent, Susan Monroe
ALAN Review, v17 n2 p4-7 Win 1990
Questions whether skills taught when using young adult novels transfer to other literature, to situations across the curriculum, and to daily life. Suggests encouraging this transfer with four critical thinking processes: (1) exploring multi-perspectives, (2) developing criteria for evaluating literature, (3) participating in open-ended discussion, and (4) engaging in metacognitive activity. (MG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Language: English
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