2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Children's Literature

Summer quarter

Faculty: Jon Davies education

Fields of Study: education and literature

Summer: CRN (Credit) Level 40195 (4 UG) Second Session  

Credits: 4(Su)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Day


To prepare for a reading endorsement or to understand more about children's literature, participants will engage in readings and workshops that address literacy and informational books for children from birth to age 12. Topics include an examination of picture and chapter books, multicultural literature, literature from a variety of genres, and non-fiction texts across a range of subject matter. Course credits contribute to minimum coursework expectations for teaching endorsements in reading and elementary education.

Maximum Enrollment: 25

Advertised Schedule: 8:30a-5p Tue (Jul. 26, Aug. 2, 9, 16) plus additional work online

Preparatory for studies or careers in: Teaching, education, further studies in children's literature

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: Hybrid Online Learning < 25% Delivered Online

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