Children's Literature

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Macmillan Education AU, 1996 - Children - 510 pages
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00 Great Short Stories
Okay, I lied. There are so many great short stories that I was unable to trim the list to 100 titles; so here are 160 Great Short Stories for you to enjoy. Click a button to
find the best short stories from the authors below.The Story of An Hour The Cactus Regret The Brave Tin Soldier A Pair of Silk Stockings The Gift of the Magi Desiree's Baby The Skylight Room Araby A Dark Brown Dog An Angel in Disguise An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge Lost Hearts The Monkey's Paw A New England Nun Rikki-Tikki-Tavi The Pit and the Pendulum To Build a Fire Odour of Chrysanthemums A Jury of Her Peers The Call of Cthulhu Boule de Suif The Plane Tree The Ass And The Load Of Salt A Boring Story Ex Oblivione Fat And Thin Hearts And Hands My Financial Career Hermann The Irascible The Death Of A Government Clerk The Omnibus The Little Match Girl The Man in the Brown Coat The Cat The Terrible Old Man A Vine on a House The Open Window A Newspaper Story The Cats of Ulthar Upturned Face The Effeminates A Dead Woman's Secret A Chameleon A Respectable Woman On The Day of the Crucifixion Oil of Dog The Dreamer The Student The Unkindest Blow Alexandre Oysters The Marshal's Widow The Vendetta The Looking Glass The Selfish Giant Vanka The Merino Sheep A Duel The Cripple A Defensive Diamond Esme The Child's Story The Yarkand Manner August Heat The Diary of a Madman The Schartz-Metterklume Method Sredni Vashtar The Disappearance of Crispina Umberleigh A Baby Tramp The Boarded Window Eveline The Veteran The Log The Huntsman An Alpine Divorce A Happy Man A Defenseless Creature What You Want A Cosmopolite in a Cafe A Holiday Task The Model Millionaire How the Leopard Got His Spots The Fish The Colonel's Ideas The Tell-Tale Heart Jim Baker's Blue-Jay Yarn The Sphinx Without a Secret The Interlopers A Lickpenny Lover Two Friends A True Story, Repeated Word for Word As I Heard It The Lumber Room Babes in the Jungle The Servant The Unrest-Cure Springtime a la Carte After the Race David Swan According to Their Lights How I Edited an Agricultural Paper The Magic Bon Bons Hyacinth The Fly The Cop and the Anthem The Princess And The Puma The Striding Place The Nightingale and the Rose Federigo's Falcon Belhomme's Beast The Masque of the Red Death The Mockingbird A Telephone Call Killed at Resaca A Piece of String The Last Leaf The Cask of Amontillado Gabriel-Ernest The Way to the Dairy A Father's Confession A Horseman in the Sky The Furnished Room Boys Chickamauga Kew Gardens The McWilliamses And The Burglar Alarm Aloha Oe The Shoemaker And The Devil "The Terror" The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County How the Widow Won the Deacon The Glass Dog The Green Door The Christmas Tree and the Wedding The Necklace A School Story The Tinder-Box The Doll's House Christmas Every Day Brickdust Row The Last Fight In The Coliseum The Story of Keesh The Laughing Hippopotamus Confessions Of A Humorist The Beggar The Picture in the House Pigs Is Pigs The Man Who Did Not Believe In Luck One Autumn Night Wakefield The Happy Prince Keeping Watch Skeleton Lake: An Episode in Camp Tennessee's Partner Those Who Wait Hop-Frog The Moonlit Road The Toll-House Buried Treasure The Alchemist
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Contents

ONE INTRODUCTION TO CHILDRENS LITERATURE
2
Two Understanding Literature
26
Evaluating
58
CHILDCENTERED CRITERIA
65
ISSUESCENTERED CRITERIA
71
MEDIABASED LITERATURE
77
Four Encouraging Childrens Response to Literature
82
FIVE PICTURE BOOKS
112
THE VALUE OF STUDYING AUTHORS AND ILLUSTRATORS
297
RECOMMENDED CHILDRENS BOOKS
303
ELEVEN ORAL AND SILEWT APPROACHES TO LITERATURE
314
Eleven Oral and Silent Approaches to Literature 3
315
Early Literary Experiences
338
Thirteen RealLife Literature and Children with Challenges
362
CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES TO ENHANCE REALLIFE LITERATURE
374
Fourteen Literature and Multicultural Understanding
384

ILLUSTRATIONS
118
six POETRY
144
SUMMARY
167
seven makebelieve traditional Literature
176
MODERN FANTASY
188
CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES TO ENHANCE MAKEBELIEVE
196
Traditional Literature and Modern Fantasy
214
EIGHT PEOPLE THEN AND Now HISTORICAL FICTION
215
Biography and Informational Books
250
Evaluating Informational Books
262
A Literary Community
284
GETTING TO KNOW AUTHORS AND ILLUSTRATORS
290
Infuse literature into the elementary cur In addition each chapter includes thought ques tions and enrichment activities that recommend
388
ACTIVITIES
404
Literature Response and Learning
422
DEVELOPING THEMES AND UNITS 42 7
427
CLASSROOM UNIT SUGGESTIONS TO ENHANCE LITERARY
434
SUMMARY
445
Book Awards
451
Glossary
459
References
465
Credits
485
Index of Childrens BookTitles Authors and Illustrators
493
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