Teacher Education

Children's Literature

Children's Literature
Trends and titles in children's and adolescent literature. Reading and critiquing as well as practical uses of children's literature in both school and home.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesElementary education or early childhood education major status.
 NoteAlso offered by BYU Independent Study; enroll anytime throughout year; one year to complete; additional tuition required; register at is.byu.edu.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining EL ED 340
Course Outcomes: 

Evaluating Children's Books

1. Students will understand and apply criteria in evaluating children's books for quality and function.

Knowledge Base in Children's Literature

2. Students will gain a knowledge base concerning the field of children's literature as contained in the assigned textbook and class lectures.