ERIC Number: EJ636909
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Motivating Students To Read: Using Authors and Literature from Their Home State.
Richardson, Maurine V.; Miller, Margaret B.
Reading Improvement, v38 n3 p119-24 Fall 2001
Suggests a possibility of resolving the problem of reading motivation for some students. Considers that children and adults like to read about familiar places such as their home state with people and settings that they know about written by authors who live or have lived in that state. Includes a list of 50 books (arranged by state) for the upper Midwest. (SG)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A