Teaching Fantasy Novels

Author: Phyllis Jean Perry
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563089879
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This guide contains practical ideas that enable the teacher or librarian to incorporate acclaimed fantasy literature in the elementary and middle school curriculum, and also serves as a reference guide to parents seeking outstanding ...

A Quick Guide To Teaching Reading Through Fantasy Novels 5 8

Author: Mary Ehrenworth
Publisher: Firsthand Books
ISBN: 9780325042817
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If you've struggled to get around quickly enough to help all your students, if you've wondered how to tweak your teaching to make it more effective and lasting, if you've needed to adapt your teaching for English learners, if you've ...

Fantasy Media In The Classroom

Author: Emily Dial-Driver,
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786489413
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The new essays in this book combine analyses of popular television shows including Buffy the Vampire Slayer; such films as The Matrix, The Dark Knight and Twilight; Watchmen and other graphic novels; and video games with explanations of how ...

Teaching Fiction In The Primary School

Author: Dennis Carter
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134112092
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Similar developments have taken place in thescience fiction and fantasy novel.
The greatest contributionof modem children«s fiction tochildren«s literary and
aesthetic developments, however,has been through the widespread useand
development of socio-realism.It isin socio-realistic works thatchildren have been
able tomake those identifications withother childrenand people who are instantly
recognisable figuresof modern society. Thisdoesnot only apply to novels
aboutissues, ...

Teaching Amidst The Neon Palm Trees

Author: Lee Ryan Miller
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 9781403331854
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"This book is extremely entertaining and very accurate. It is a very good read." Steve Sisolak, Regent, University and Community College System of Nevada "THIS IS AN IMPORTANT BOOK.

Literature Based Teaching In The Content Areas

Author: Carole Cox
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1452237611
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Students who read fantasy novels such as J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter series,
Brian Jacques' Redwall series, or J. Tolkien's The Hobbit or Lord of the Rings
trilogy can create a map of it based on the information about the locations in the
story narrative. Fantasy novel writers often do this to help the reader picture the
world they have imagined. Like the fantasy writers of these books, challenge
students to create their own fantasy world, write about it, and map it. Books
Adams, S. (2007).

God And Harry Potter At Yale

Author: Danielle Elizabeth Tumminio
ISBN: 9780982963319
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'God and Harry Potter at Yale' is the story of the controversial course, 'Harry Potter and Christian Theology, ' its teacher, the Rev. Danielle Tumminio, and what she taught and learned from her brilliant undergraduate students.

Books That Build Character

Author: William Kilpatrick
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0671884239
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Argues reading can develop positive values, and evaluates 300 books

Teaching Strategies In Gifted Education

Author: Susan K. Johnsen
ISBN: 1593631707
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Each of these activities was done in first person with all students assuming the
role of one of the main characters. These activities paralleled a larger open-
ended problem that would become the central focus of one of the groups in the
second part of the unit. During this section of the unit, groups met 3 times a week
for 5 weeks to read and discuss their books. During these first 5 weeks, all
students read another fantasy book for their choice reading. Many of the students
elected to read ...

Grumpy Dragons

Author: L. R. W. Lee
Publisher: White Wolf Press, LLC
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This epic fantasy series includes: The Dawning of Power trilogy Call of the Herald (*Free ebook) Inherited Danger Dragon Ore The Balance of Power trilogy Regent Feral Regal The Artifacts of Power trilogy The Fifth Magic Dragonhold The ...