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

Richards, Patricia O.; Thatcher, Debra H.; Shreeves, Michelle; Timmons, Peggy; Barker, Sallie
May 1999
Reading Teacher;May99, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p830
Academic Journal
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.


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