ERIC Number: EJ526687
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Extraordinary Aspects of Ordinary People and Everyday Places. Children's Literature.
Mitchell-Powell, Brenda, Ed.
Social Studies and the Young Learner, v8 n3 p18-20,32 Jan-Feb 1996
Presents a geographically based overview of children's literature highlighting the extraordinary experience of ordinary people. Recommended books cover subjects as diverse as the U.S. West and economically developing countries. A special effort has been made to include a multicultural perspective. (MJP)
Descriptors: Childrens Literature, Cultural Pluralism, Curriculum Enrichment, Educational Resources, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, History Instruction, Instructional Materials, International Education, Multicultural Education, Reading Material Selection, Reading Materials, Social Studies, Supplementary Reading Materials
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A