Understanding Children's Books : A Guide for Education Professionals Paperback
Edited by Prue Goodwin
Children's books play a vital role in education, and this book helps you to choose books that have the most to offer young children.
Each chapter reflects on a different theme or genre and their role in educational settings, and recommends ten 'must reads' within each one.
The themes covered include:- books for babies- literature for the very young- narrative fiction- books in translation- poetry - picture books- graphic texts. Early years professionals, childcare professionals and teachers working from nursery to Key Stage 3 will find this book a fascinating and useful resource.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 144 pages
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
- Publication Date: 24/06/2008
- Category: Pre-school & kindergarten
- ISBN: 9781847870322