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The Picture Book Experience

Choosing and Using Picture Books in the Classroom

Larry Swartz

This handy flipchart describes how teachers can effectively use picture books as tools for learning. Through deeper reading, students experience and respond to picture books in a way that enhances understanding and leads to renewed wonder.

 

Product Details

  • Author: Larry Swartz
  • ISBN: 978-155138-235-7
  • Year:2009
  • Media: 32-page flipchart
  • Grade Range: K-12
  • Item No: WEB-8235

This handy flipchart describes how teachers can effectively use picture books as tools for learning. Through deeper reading, students experience and respond to picture books in a way that enhances understanding and leads to renewed wonder. The Picture Book Experience includes easy-to-use tips, charts, graphic organizers, and activities for whole-classroom or independent reading. The extensive lists of titles, authors, and illustrators help teachers and students select personal picture book favorites to return to again and again.

Table of Contents

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Contents
1. Why Picture Books?
2. Picture Books for Learning
3. Choosing Picture Books
4. Picture Books Out Loud
5. Responding to Picture Books
6. Picture Books in the Classroom

About the Author

Larry Swartz
Larry, a native of Toronto, holds degrees from York University and the University of Toronto, where he earned his master and doctor of education degrees. >more

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