Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

EDE 652 Children's Literature

3 hours; 3 credits. Examinations of the place of reading in the child's life. Use of reading techniques to acquire enjoyment, interest, information, and, especially, appreciation. Storytelling materials appropriate for children in nursery school and kindergarten. Interpretive and critical study of literature suitable for children of varied abilities and backgrounds in elementary grades. Introduction to promising practices of using children's literature in various fields.