ERIC Number: EJ541936
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Historical Fiction & Fantasy for the Young Learner. Children's Literature.
Clegg, Luther B.; Ford, Peggy K.
Social Studies and the Young Learner, v9 n2 p24-26,29 Nov-Dec 1996
Maintains that works of historical fiction and fantasy introduce children to concepts of time and history, as well as allowing them to empathize with other people. Historical fantasy often involves a young protagonist traveling through time and experiencing different eras and events. (MJP)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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