Young children and children’s books
The May 2016 issue of Young Children (71:2) from NAEYC: National Association for the Education of Young Children is a theme issue – Teaching and Learning with Children’s Books. You can read the Table of Contents here.
Two of the articles have been made available for free public access Reading Your Way to a Culturally Responsive Classroom (Wanless, Crawford, pages 8-15) and Getting Smarter about e-Books for Children (Guernsey and Levine, pages 38-43). Note that the ebook articles is based on the book by the same authors Tap, Click, Read: Growing Readers in a World of Screens which TDSB teachers may borrow from your fabulous Professional Library.
TDSB teachers may also contact the library for copies of the other articles (for example the article Promoting Resiliency Through Read-Alouds) . Copyright note: this journal is not included in our databases service, so you will be limited to a photocopy of one article only as per the Fair Dealing Guidelines.
Check it out!