"Textbooks" sometimes used in this course...

Barone, D. M. (2011). Children's literature in the classroom: Engaging lifelong readers. New York, NY: Guilford Press. (ISBN 978-1-60623-938-4)

Peterson, S. S., & Swartz, L. (2008). Good books matter: How to choose and use children’s literature to help students grow as readers. Markham, Canada: Pembroke. (Stenhouse, ISBN 978-1-55138-232-6)

Stahl, J. D., Hanlon, T. L., & Keyser, E. L. (2007). Crosscurrents of children's literature: An anthology of texts and criticism. New York, NY: Oxford University Press. (ISBN 978-0-19-513493-3)



(Note: Some files listed below can also be found on the "Academic Readings" page.)

Additional Resources - Transactional Theory/Reader Response

Book - A Celebration of Literature and Response: Children, Books, and Teachers in K-8 Classrooms
http://www.amazon.com/Celebration-Literature-Response-Children-Classrooms/dp/0136133940/ref=sr_1_8s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1311012527&sr=1-8


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Additional Resources - Critical Literacy

Book - Getting Beyond ''I Like the Book'': Creating Space for Critical Literacy in K-6 Classrooms
http://www.amazon.com/Getting-Creating-Critical-Literacy-Classrooms/dp/0872075052/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1311133068&sr=1-2

Book - For a Better World: Reading and Writing for Social Action
http://www.amazon.com/Better-World-Reading-Writing-Social/dp/0325002630/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1311133177&sr=1-1


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Additional Resources - Issues (Multicultural/Other)

Book - Multicultural Children's Literature: A Critical Issues Approach
http://www.amazon.com/Multicultural-Childrens-Literature-Critical-Approach/dp/141295522X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1311528279&sr=8-1

Websites
General Multicultural (European/Middle-Eastern) - http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/article.jsp?id=3757
General Multicultural (European/Middle-Eastern) - http://www.leeandlow.com/p/administrators_meiarticle.mhtml
Latino - http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/alsc/confevents/institute/institutehandouts/Diversity%20Handout.pdf


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Additional Resources - Multiculturalism/Multicultural Education/Multicultural Children's Literature

Book - An Introduction to Multicultural Education
http://www.amazon.com/Introduction-Multicultural-Education-4th/dp/0205518850/ref=wl_it_dp_o?ie=UTF8&coliid=I3R14G96T3Y39L&colid=37Q5V3WM4VJUZ

Book - Multicultural Children's Literature: Through the Eyes of Many Children
http://www.amazon.com/Multicultural-Childrens-Literature-Through-Children/dp/0135145287/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1312157037&sr=1-1


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Additional Resources - Teaching and Learning with Children's Literature

Kimbell-Lopez, K. (2003, February). Just think of the possibilities: Formats for reading instruction in the elementary classroom. Reading Online, 6(6). Retrieved from http://www.readingonline.org/articles/art_index.asp?HREF=kimbell-lopez/index.html