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Multicultural Guide to Literature Based Whole Language Activities for Young Children

Dennis J. Kear

Multicultural Guide to Literature Based Whole Language Activities for Young Children

by Dennis J. Kear

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Good Apple Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Activity programs,
  • United States,
  • Education,
  • Language arts (Elementary),
  • Language experience approach in education,
  • Multicultural education

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8328803M
    ISBN 100866537147
    ISBN 109780866537148
    OCLC/WorldCa27589257

    The New Press Guide to Multicultural Resources for Young Readers. New York: New Press, This guide to multicultural literature for young people brings together more than 1, reviews of picture books, novels, poetry, biographies, and other resources, which cover more than 20 different multicultural communities. Nieto, Sonia. Proponents of literature-based instruction usually focus on the importance of using authentic literature, rather than the "canned" variety found in basal textbooks and other programs. Books that are written to teach children to read tend to be boring, contrived and less vibrant than authentic literature.

    Using children’s literature to teach ELL students is a great way to keep them engaged and thinking critically, provided the English level isn’t too difficult. This book is particularly interesting, as it touches on life in an Ethiopian village and deals with problem solving, conflict resolution and personal growth. Suggesting that teachers must develop a philosophy of language arts instruction to guide their teaching, this book provides teachers in language arts or combined language arts and reading courses with the knowledge base and practical ideas they need to plan and implement a literature-based language arts program in which children are actively involved in thinking and communicating.

    Best ESL Textbooks for Teaching Children and Younger Students “ESL Activities and Mini-Books for Every Classroom” by Kama Einhorn. At a Glance: This textbook is jam-packed with activities and other fun resources that teachers can use to liven up their r you’re working with students that just need to brush up on their English skills or students that have never spoken the. Call Me Tree / Llámame árbol is a short book written in verse. It offers an opportunity to build classroom community by giving students a chance to learn about gender via a character in a book who does not use pronouns. There is also a movement break incorporated into this lesson so that children can learn and practice the tree pose in yoga.


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Multicultural Guide to Literature Based Whole Language Activities for Young Children by Dennis J. Kear Download PDF EPUB FB2

A Good Apple early childhood learning resource book for preschool-grade CoverPages:   Multicultural Guide to Literature Based Whole Language Activities for Young Children [Dennis J. Kear, Jeri A. Carroll] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This outstanding resource book makes a significant contribution to teaching young children about other cultures through literature-based whole language activities.

A wide variety of picture books are. Literature-based whole language activities for young children Whole language activities for young children: Responsibility: by Dennis J. Kear and Jeri A. Carroll ; with an introduction by Tonya Huber ; illustrated by Darcy Tom.

This book accompanies "A Multicultural Guide to Literature-Based Whole Language Activities" and provides a multicultural perspective to several units of study for young children.

The units are based in the social studies or the sciences. Each study begins with topics familiar to the young child and expands the study to introduce the by: 1. - Explore Pinning Teacher's board "Multicultural Activities", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Multicultural activities, Activities, Multicultural pins. All have wonderful messages for young children. I have a related book list about Books That Teach Children To Include Others that you don’t want to miss.

I’ll link it again at the end of this list. All our book lists include affiliate links. Books that Promote Diversity and Inclusion. Design a poster or new book cover depicting the climax of the story. Write an acrostic poem about the book using the letters in the title of the book or the name of a character or author.

Draw a classroom mural depicting a major scene(s) from the book. After reading an informational book, make a. Whilst you may have a wealth of books in your school library it can often be tough to come up with fresh and engaging ways to study literature.

So today we are going to explore 25 proven activities that can be applied to any book and at any age level. - Explore Linda Cirone's board "Diversity Activities ", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Diversity activities, Activities, Diversity pins. The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are given annually to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African American culture and universal human values.

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The title of this activity explains it all. Children get to write (letters, numbers or whole words) in their own tray of salt with a feather tip. Fantastic for motor skill development, this sensory writing experience from Teach Preschool will disguise writing practice as playtime.

Be sure to give your students some time to explore the salt tray. Young Children, March National Association for the Education of Young Children.

Tabors, P. One Child, Two Languages: A Guide for Preschool Educators of Children Learning English as a Second Language, 2nd ed, Maryland: Paul H. Brookes. Wong Fillmore, L. “When Learning a Second Language Means Losing the First.”.

Sharing wordless books is a terrific way to build important literacy skills, including listening skills, vocabulary, comprehension and an increased awareness of how stories are structured.

And children love them — they can really pore over the pictures and create their own story in their own words. Wordless books can also be used in ELL classrooms and with struggling readers. Books can also be chosen based on the group’s interests, concepts or moral development. Also, when a book is chosen it’s a good idea to stick with the same book for the week.

It supports children’s understanding, language development, memory and concentration when reading the same book throughout the week. Early childhood education can play an essential role in preparing young English language learners (ELLs) for later success in school.

Children who have an opportunity to develop basic foundational skills in language and literacy in preschool enter kindergarten ready to learn to read and write (Ballantyne, Sanderman, & McLaughlin, ).

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That invest goes on to benefit a whole village. Discover how easy it is to do a book activity extension with your child. We’re sharing 20 popular children’s picture books and 20 book themed activities. A fun way to explore children’s literature with your child. Check out these activities to do with picture books.

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Written by Vivian Vasquez. Lawrence Erlbaum,pp., ISBN While Gangi includes highly prescriptive arts-based activities in her text, Vivian Vasquez approaches the use of children’s literature in her classroom from a perspective that leaves little, if any, room for prescriptive curriculum.

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