Taking Humor Seriously in Children's Literature

Taking Humor Seriously in Children's Literature

Literature-based Mini-units and Humorous Books for Children Ages 5-12

Book - 1997
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Combines short teaching units with an annotated bibliography of over 500 books for librarians, teachers, parents, youth group leaders, and people involved in home schooling. Roberts (education, California State U.-Sacramento) presents the books by categories and includes a variety of ideas, activities, discussion questions, and suggestions for further reading. Among her categories are animals as humans, holidays, jokes, nonsense, rhymes, and unusual characters and creatures. She also notes potentially unfamiliar words the book might introduce. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: Lanham, MD : Scarecrow Press, 1997
ISBN: 9780810832091
Branch Call Number: 809.89282/ROB 4565ch 1


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