Southern Illinois University Carbondale

C & I 435 - CHILDREN'S LITERATURE

 

Studies types of literature; analysis of literary qualities; selection and presentation of books and other media for children; and, integration of literature in preschool, elementary, and library settings. Prerequisite: junior standing, minimum of 6 hours of college-level English, and an overall gpa of 2.5.

"There is no substitute for paying attention."

Syllabus
Class Calendar
Children's Literature Links
New Children's Books
Course Handouts and Assignments
E-mail

"Few children learn to love books by themselves. Someone has to lure them into the wonderful world of the written word; someone has to show them the way." -Orville Prescott, father who reads to his children.