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Picture books to enhance the curriculum

by Jeanne McLain Harms

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by H.W. Wilson Co. in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Picture books for children -- Educational aspects -- Indexes.,
  • Picture books for children -- Educational aspects -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [523]).

    StatementJeanne McLain Harms, Lucille J. Lettow.
    ContributionsLettow, Lucille.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1044.9.P49 H37 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 521, [2] p. ;
    Number of Pages521
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1116554M
    ISBN 100824208676
    LC Control Number94042653
    OCLC/WorldCa31519931

      We can think about a children’s book as serving as either a window or a mirror. “Window” books allow children to peek into other people’s worlds (Bishop, ). “Mirror” books, on the other hand, present familiar characters or worlds to children, and they allow readers to identify with characters’ experiences (Bishop, ). This Japanese story of a dog whose devotion inspired a nation is an ideal bridge from picture books to chapter books. Short illustrated chapters, author’s notes, and a glossary honor a faithful Akita that met the commuter train from Shibuya Station every afternoon for .

      Wordless Picture Books: Picture books that tell the story completely through illustrations, with no words at all or a very few embedded in the artwork, are known as wordless picture books. One of the most stunning examples is "The Lion and the Mouse," an Aesop's fable retold in illustrations by Jerry Pinkney, who received the Randolph Caldecott Medal for picture book illustration for his. Drawing on compelling picture books that can be used to directly support the AASL National School Library Standards for Learners, School Librarians, and School Libraries, this ready-to-go toolkit of lessons, worksheets, anchor charts, assessments, and rubrics is specifically designed to build learner competencies while examining big ideas.

      Ideas for using picture books in the middle school classroom. form a unique whole Pictures & text work interdependently to tell the story Illustrations extend and enhance the text Any book printed in the picture book format 4. Curriculum Ideas Art Drama Biography Shakespeare The Elgin Public Library is thrilled to announce that it has been awarded a $2, grant from the Texas Book Festival. The grant will be used to increase the selection of picture books, early reader books and graphic novels as well as bilingual early books. The Texas Book Festival awards grants to support collection enhancement for Texas public libraries.


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