A HOT approach to literature in kindergarten�avoid the duping of young minds

Reilly, Jamie S.
October 1989
Reading Teacher;Oct89, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p93
Academic Journal
Discusses the higher order thinking skills approach to literature in kindergarten. Way to develop the analytical skills of children; Role of pictorial representation in helping the children with their analysis.


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