Semester: Spring 2014 Course Subject: LIB Course #: 301 Course Section: Course Title: Children's Literature and Related Materials Course Section Information: Children's Literature and Related Materials is a course designed to help pre-service teachers acquire knowledge of characteristics of recent literature for young children, increase their knowledge of literary texts available for children, increase their knowledge of literary response and literary criticism, and become familiar with the lives and philosophies of notable authors of literature for children.
100% online Credit Hours: 3 Special Section Registration Requirements: Prerequisites: ENG 101 and 102 (or 105) Course Begins: Jan 13, 2014 Course Ends: May 10, 2014 Instructor: Dr. Dorothy N. Bowen Instructor's Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Required Online Chat; Times, Dates and frequency of Online Chat Sessions: Mondays at 2 pm. First chat Monday, January 20.
Feb 3 & 17; March 17; April 21
On-Campus or ITV(KTLN) meetings: Times, Dates: There will be one required on-campus meeting. It will be Monday, March 31 at 2 pm. Printed Textbooks:
Russell, David L. (2012). Literature for children: A short introduction. (7th ed.) Allyn & Bacon. ISBN-10: 0132173794
Buckley, Michael. (2007). The sisters Grimm. Harry Abrams. ISBN-10: 0810993228
Clements, Andrew. (2011). Trouble maker. NY: Atheneum. ISBN-10: 1416949305
Deedy, Carmen Agra. (2008). Martina the beautiful cockroach. Peachtree Publishers. ISBN-10: 1561454680
Draper, Sharon. (2010). Out of my mind. Atheneum. ISBN-10: 141697170X
Hill, Laban Carrick.. (2010). Dave the Potter: Artist, poet. Little, Brown. ISBN-10: 031610731X
Lewis, J. Patrick. (2010). Skywriting: Poems to fly. Creative Editions. ISBN-10: 1568462034
Phelan, Matt. (2011). Storm in the barn. Candlewick Press ISBN-10: 0763652903
Prineas, Sarah. (2009). The magic thief. Harper Collins. ISBN-10: 006137590X
Sandler, Martin. (2009). The dust bowl through the lens: How photography revealed and helped remedy a natural disaster. Walker Childrens. ISBN-10: 0802795471
Selzlnick, Brian. (2007). The invention of Hugo Cabret. NY: Scholastic. ISBN: 978-0-439-81378-5.
Smith, Jeff. (2005). Bone out from Boneville. Vol. 1. Scholastic. ISBN-10: 031610731X
St. John, Lauren. (2010). The elephant's tale. Dial. ISBN-10: 0803732910
Walliams, David. (2010). Mr. Stink. Razorbill. ISBN-10: 1595143327 Required Software: See Web Course Requirements above. Web-Ex will be used for chats and requires a computer with speaker or a headset. Instructor's Web Page (with syllabus and detailed course information):