TITLE

Don't let a good scare frighten you: Choosing and using quality chillers to promote reading

AUTHOR(S)
Richards, Patricia O.; Thatcher, Debra H.; Shreeves, Michelle; Timmons, Peggy; Barker, Sallie
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Reading Teacher;May99, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p830
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the instructional value of scary stories to promote reading among children. Information on the popularity of scary stories among elementary and middle school students; Definition of a scary story; Types of scary stories; How to address children's fears through scary books.
ACCESSION #
1860426

 

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