ERIC Number: EJ612796
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Touching the Heart: Books That Amplify Life.
Gilles, Carol; Pfannenstiel, Gennie
Language Arts, v78 n1 p78-86 Sep 2000
Describes 31 children's books that connect with children and illustrate the significance that books that amplify life can hold for young and old alike. Discusses books with language and illustrations that are compelling, and how stories and images work together. Describes how teachers and college students chose books and artwork to help themselves and a fifth-grade class deal with death. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Theme: Pondering Purpose.