This book is designed to prepare K-12 preservice and inservice teachers to address the social, cultural, and critical issues of our times through the use of multicultural children's books. It will be used as a core textbook in courses on multicultural children's literature and as a supplement in courses on children's literature and social studies teaching methods. It can also be used as a supplement in courses on literacy, reading, language arts, and multicultural education.The narratora#39;s own lost opportunities to reach out provide a regretful counterpoint, echoed in othersa#39; shocked reactions to the death. ... This book speaks to millions of children who watched or heard about the Oklahoma City disaster and others who have suffered trauma of their own. ... Fourth graders who have personally experienced two major hurricanes as well as the resulting devastation to their Gulfanbsp;...
|Title||:||Multicultural ChildrenÕs Literature|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 2010-04-22|