ERIC Number: EJ568484
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Books for Summer Reading (Talking about Books).
Beck, Cathy; Bargiel, Susie; Koblitz, Dick; O'Connor, Anne; Pierce, Kathryn Mitchell; Wolf, Susan
Language Arts, v75 n4 p320-28 Apr 1998
Describes what some fifth-grade students read in the summer and why. Discusses 39 children's books in the following categories: summer experiences, trips and journeys, family experiences, and the lives of children in troubled times. Offers an excerpt from a discussion of middle school readers in response to reading the books on children in troubled times. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: The Work of the Language Arts Teacher.