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ENG 3240 World Literature for Children: Overview

What's in this guide

belk libraryThis guide contains resources that you can use to learn about using youth literature in the classroom.

Books and E-books

International Literature

Evaluating Reading Level

Evaluating Diversity

Youth Literature Research

Genre Definitions

Instructional Materials Center

Your Instructional Materials Center, located on the lower level of Belk Library, is a model pre-K - 12 school library media center. 

In it you'll find: 

    • Children's and Young Adult Literature (Fiction, Non-Fiction, Picture Books, Biographies, etc.)
    • Curriculum and Lesson Planning Ideas and Examples
    • Professional and Reference Collections
    • Audiovisual materials (CDs, DVDs, Software, etc.)
    • Manipulatives and Displays (Posters, Models, Puppets, Games)
    • K-12 Textbooks (both N.C. state adopted and supplementary)

We help you by:

    • Providing reference service to ASU students, faculty, and staff, as well as area educators and community members
    • Offering "readers advisory" for all ages and reading levels
    • Hosting classes and workshops on finding and using library resources
    • Providing public computers for research (via the library catalog, databases, periodical indexes, and the Internet.)
    • Maintaining the "Idea Factory," a media production facility designed exclusively for education students and area educators

Education Librarian

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Jewel Davis
Contact:
828.262.2791
Belk Library IMC Room 033
davisja5@appstate.edu
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