Children’s Literature introduces the students to the major genres of children’s books, both in print and digital formats. The class focuses on authors, illustrators and trends in children's literature for emerging readers through middle school students. The impact of popular culture, caregiver and educator influence and societal trends on children’s literature and literacy development will be investigated. Selection of age and reading level appropriate materials, introducing children to books, and storytelling are also emphasized.
IAI: H3 918.