A survey which deals with the selection, evaluation and utilization of literary materials for children from ages 5 to 13. Focus is on the different genres in children's literature. Discussion and projects are based on using a variety of classical and contemporary genres, technology and media. Extensive reading and critiquing of children's books are required with the aim of developing an appreciation and understanding of the value of children's literature in language and literacy development in a variety of settings. Participation activities with children are required. Springs.
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.