Books Kids Will Sit Still for 3
A Read-aloud GuideBook - 2006
Keep children on the edge of their seats with this guide to captivating read alouds for grades K through 6. Tips on presentation and references to related titles help you plan effective programs and instill a love of books and reading. Based on her extensive experience as a school librarian and storyteller, the author features 2,000 carefully selected titles that will keep children in grades K through 6 enthralled. All published within the last 10 years, these range from picture books and fiction, folklore, and poetry to biography and nonfiction. Each annotated entry provides a brief plot summary, related titles, and subject designations. In addition, there are curriculum tie-ins and suggested activities, including drama, crafts, research, and problem solving. The book starts with all-new chapters offering entertaining and informative tips on effective reading aloud, storytelling, and classroom and library activities. There is also a bibliography of professional books.
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2006
Branch Call Number: j 028.5 Freeman
Characteristics: xvii, 915 p. : ill. ; 27 cm