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.
Jul 20, 2010 ... Most children's books are enjoyable for children and adults alike. ... to preschool
children may be the single most important thing parents can ...
Literature is a powerful vehicle for helping children understand their homes,
communities and the world. Even before young children can read themselves,
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 ...
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
Young children can learn about the world from books. Showing simple pictures
and naming what ...
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 ...
In this second edition of Young Children and Picture Books, more than 400
different ... Despite the importance of early experiences with literature, many