Integrating Multicultural Literature in Libraries and Classrooms in Secondary Schools, 1st Edition

  • G Dickinson
  • KaaVonia Hinton
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  • ISBN-10: 1586833618
  • ISBN-13: 9781586833619
  • DDC: 810.9
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 160 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released June 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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This book provides research-based instructional activities and strategies for integrating multicultural literature in middle and high school content area classrooms. Aligned with national standards, each chapter offers resources, services, information sources, sample lesson plans, and booklists that make promoting multicultural reading across the curriculum manageable to librarians and classroom teachers. This is an excellent resource for teachers and librarians who teach and motivate English Language Learners (ELL) and students from all cultures.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
About the Authors.
1: Using Multicultural Literature.
2: Cultivating Young Adult Readers.
3: Classroom Teachers/School Library Media Team.
4: Race and Ethnicity.
5: Gender and Sexuality.
6: Religion.
7: Socio-Economics.
8: Geographic Orientation.
9: Language/Country of Origin.
10: Putting It All Together.
11: Popular Culture.
12: Advocating Multiculturalism.
Young Adult Title List by Author's Last Name.
Young Adult Title List by Chapter.
Selected Audio Books.