Dealing with Diversity Through Multicultural Fiction: Library-Classroom Partnerships

Dealing with Diversity Through Multicultural Fiction: Library-Classroom Partnerships

by Laurie Johnson, Sally Smith

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Overview

These expert authors detail a wealth of ideas for planning providing, and evaluating services tailored to young adults. You'll discover thoughtful insights and practical advice focused on helping young adults make the most of the wide-ranging resources available.

Rely on these excellent sources to:
-- Create an environment that fosters intellectual, emotional, and social growth
-- Select fiction and non-fiction that informs, inspires, and interests young adults
-- Integrate school library resources with curriculum requirements

"An excellent model for using contemporary realistic fiction to stimulate discussion on cultural diversity" (Booklist) Outlines training for discussion team members, suggests skill-building activities, and sets guidelines for evaluating books used in the program. Appendixes include bibliography, training model, and sample lesson plan.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780838906057
Publisher: American Library Association
Publication date: 04/01/1993
Series: AASL Focus on Trends and Issues Ser. , #12
Pages: 106
Product dimensions: 5.91(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

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