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Reading Globally, K-8: Connecting Students to the World Through Literature [With CDROM] Barbara A. Lehman

Reading Globally, K-8: Connecting Students to the World Through Literature [With CDROM]

Barbara A. Lehman

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ISBN : 9781412973922
Paperback
147 pages
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With an increasingly diverse nation and an ever-smaller world, global awareness is a necessity for todays students. This unique and indispensible handbook shows how teachers can use global literature to help students expand their worldview whileMoreWith an increasingly diverse nation and an ever-smaller world, global awareness is a necessity for todays students. This unique and indispensible handbook shows how teachers can use global literature to help students expand their worldview while developing increased respect for cultural diversity.The authors explain how to infuse global literature throughout the K-8 curriculum, from locating and selecting appropriate, high-quality books to developing related activities and projects for a variety of subject areas. Teachers, librarians, and reading coordinators will findInsights on how reading global literature prepares students for life and work in an interconnected worldNumerous examples of outstanding books for Grades K-8 and a fully annotated bibliography of hundreds of titles on the enclosed CD-ROMA Wealth of teaching ideas for the entire curriculum, supported by classroom vignettesAnswers to frequently asked questions about funding, cultural authenticity, and supporting state and national standardsBring the world into your classroom through global literature to enrich teaching and learning!