By Martha Crippen. Giving children access to all varieties of literature is
extremely important for their success. Educators, parents, and community
Children's literature is important because it enhances development of language
skills and other critical thinking skills that provide the foundation of learning.
How fun!” That's the reaction when I tell people I study children's literature. And
they are so right. Children's lit research is fascinating and yes, lots of fun.
Feb 13, 2015 ... THE IMPORTANCE OF CHILDREN'S LITERATURE – THE GOOD BOOKS [This
Preface and the following Introduction will be part of a book of ...
Literature is a powerful vehicle for helping children understand their homes,
communities and the world. Even before young children can read themselves,
A discussion of the importance of understanding child development to teaching,
learning, and the selection of "just right" literature and how to support children's ...
Children's books are deeply interwoven into every lesson, either in a ...
perspectives on the important role quality children's literature plays in the life of a
Mar 23, 2015 ... Children's literature embraces and condenses so many of our systems of thought
and belief, it introduces readers to a plethora of ideas and ...
Young children can learn about the world from books. Showing simple pictures
and naming what ...
ing of children's literature in language arts edu- ... tion for children has at times
privileged literature .... convinced of the importance of the arts in educa-.