ERIC Number: EJ617757
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Young Adult Literature: An Entree into the Joys of Reading.
Van Horn, Leigh
Voices from the Middle, v8 n2 p40-48 Dec 2000
Notes how adolescents through young adult literature begin to discover the meaning behind the words and to explore their own emotions. Describes the use of small groups and an introduction of the concept of a literacy community. Discusses a whole-class reading and response to S.E. Hinton's novel "The Outsiders." (SC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Passionate Teaching, Passionate Reading.