TITLE

Using Children's Literature to Support Positive Behaviors

AUTHOR(S)
Lacina, Jan; Stetson, Ranae
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
YC: Young Children;Nov2013, Vol. 68 Issue 5, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article addresses the use of children's literature to promote positive student behaviors in primary education. Topics include the importance of the classroom environment for children's psychological well-being, the language experience approach (LEA) for discussing children's literature, and the use of literature circles for discussion. The children's book "Chrysanthemum," by Kevin Henkes, is used as an example for the implementation of these strategies.
ACCESSION #
91977518

 

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