ERIC Number: EJ636840
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Fostering Images of Intergenerational Relationships through Literature Clusters.
Journal of Children's Literature, v27 n2 p61-68 Fall 2001
Discusses the use of literature clusters (8 to 12 children's books on a particular topic) to enhance learning and instruction. Concludes that the process of developing a literature cluster on intergenerational relationships will result in a cluster that expresses both the participants' experiences and their understanding of the intended audience. (SG)
Descriptors: Audience Awareness, Elementary Education, Instructional Improvement, Intergenerational Programs, Literature Appreciation, Reading Instruction, Thematic Approach
Published by the Children's Literature Assembly of the National Council of Teachers of English, Evelyn Freeman, co-editor, School of Teaching and Learning, The Ohio State University, 333 Arps Hall, 1945 N. High St, Columbus, OH 43210.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Images in Children's Literature.