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Exploring children's literature : reading for knowledge, understanding and pleasure (Fourth edition)

By: Gamble, Nikki

1526439484 / 9781526439482
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30 cm x, 354 pages : illustrations (black and white)
Tertiary Education (US: College)  Learn More
Includes blank sections to be filled in by the reader Previous edition: 2013.

Having a good working knowledge of children's literature is vital for primary teachers; the best way to develop switched-on young readers is to ensure they get access to high-quality age-appropriate material that engages and inspires them.

This book explores the rich and varied world of children's literature and how it can be used in teaching to promote reading for pleasure and create lifelong readers.

This new edition has been completely updated to include: - 5 brand new chapters covering Knowledge & skills, Classics, Illustrated fiction & graphic novels, Non-fiction, and Humour - New expert voice features providing commentaries from educators, literary experts and authors such as Lucy Worsley - Up to date book lists featuring recent and more diverse literature and authors - New practical activities and case studies show casing children's books and how to use them in the classroom- Further reading links to take students further


DSY Children’s & teenage literature studies, JNLB Primary & middle schools, JNU Teaching of a specific subject, YQE Educational: English literature

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