BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

Children's Literature

EL ED 340


$ 579.00

Instructor: Heather Price MS
Credits: 3.00

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Trends and titles in children's and adolescent literature. Reading and critiquing as well as practical uses of children's literature in both school and home.

Course Content:

1. Why Read?
2. Books for the Young
3. History of Children's Literature, Classics, and Genre
4. Traditional Fantasy: Folk and Fairy Tales
5. Modern Fantasy
6. Contemporary Realistic Fiction, Humor, and Mystery/Suspense
7. Adventure, Historical Fiction, and Biography
8. Poetry
9. Informational Books
10. The Classroom

Online Courses:

Course materials are accessed online, and all assignments must be submitted online. Optional course readings may be available but do not include the self-check assignments or graded assignments.