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ERIC Number: EJ453637
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-7996
Using Children's Books as a Bridge to Other Cultures.
Stewig, John Warren
Social Studies, v83 n1 p36-40 Jan-Feb 1992
Discusses the use of children's literature within the social studies curriculum to teach about other cultures. Includes fiction set in another place, works set in both another place and time, and informational or factual accounts of other countries. Urges use of multiple books on the same culture and foreign books to capitalize on children's curiosity about other cultures. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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