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West, Jane; Galda, Lee – New Advocate, 1998
Discusses five books (published between 1995 and 1998) intended for parents, teachers, and others as they participate with young children starting on the road to a love of reading. Discusses two books focusing on babies and preschoolers and three about literature in the primary grades. (SR)
Descriptors: Beginning Reading, Childrens Literature, Early Childhood Education, Emergent Literacy
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Galda, Lee; West, Jane – New Advocate, 1998
Discusses six books (published in 1997 or 1998) for educators that deal with teaching young adolescents and teaching with literature. (SR)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Adolescents, Annotated Bibliographies, Class Activities
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Galda, Lee – Reading Teacher, 1991
Reviews 65 children's books about ecology, moving from ecology in general to books about particular ecosystems and the animals that inhabit them. (MG)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Book Reviews, Childrens Literature, Ecology
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Galda, Lee; Cotter, Janet – Reading Teacher, 1992
Reviews 57 children's books, combining realistic fiction, nonfiction, poetry, literary folklore, and folklore from people and places around the world, that reveal the cultural wonders of the world. Offers suggestions on how to group these books within thematic units. (MG)
Descriptors: Book Reviews, Childrens Literature, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Differences
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Galda, Lee – Reading Teacher, 1991
Provides a list of 61 children's books including recently published nursery rhymes, songs, and verse games, book-length poems, themed poetry collections, collections of one author's work, and anthologies of several poets' work. Offers a bibliography of 27 new alphabet and 16 counting books. (MG)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Books, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education
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Galda, Lee – Reading Teacher, 1991
Discusses 61 books which all create a sense of time and place and can help young readers to experience the history of the world. Offers a 23-item bibliography on biographies, a 14-item bibliography on miscellaneous books for social studies, and a 53-item bibliography on sports books. (MG)
Descriptors: Athletics, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Reading Material Selection
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Galda, Lee; West, Jane – Reading Teacher, 1992
Reviews 38 recently published children's books in the categories of music, opera and dance, theater and film, the visual arts, architecture, crafts, and language. Offers a 105-item bibliography of books for a science curriculum to add to those reviewed in the December 1991 column. (MG)
Descriptors: Architecture, Book Reviews, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education
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Galda, Lee – Reading Teacher, 1990
Discusses some of the best of the vast amount of folklore that has been published in 1989 and early 1990. Identifies and annotates 45 children's books and 10 poetry collections. (MG)
Descriptors: Books, Childrens Literature, Cultural Background, Elementary Education
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Galda, Lee – Reading Teacher, 1990
Annotates and reintroduces teachers to 68 trade books which are suitable for reading aloud; some are old favorites, some are recently reissued, some celebrating milestone birthdays, and a few have never gone out of print. (MG)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Books, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education