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Author Ada, Alma Flor.
Title A magical encounter : Latino children's literature in the classroom / Alma Flor Ada.
Published Boston : Allyn and Bacon, c2003.
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 TCC (Ref)  LB1575.5.U5 A345 2003    IN LIBRARY
 TCC (Ref)  LB1575.5.U5 A345 2003    IN LIBRARY
 TCC (Ref)  LB1575.5.U5 A345 2003    IN LIBRARY
 TCC (Ref)  LB1575.5.U5 A345 2003    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xviii, 205 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 164-190) and indexes.
Contents A Magical Encounter: Children and Books -- Language Arts and Children's Literature -- Transformative Education and Children's Literature -- The Creative Reading Process -- The One Thousand Book Classroom -- The Transformative Language Arts Classroom -- Words of Jade and Coral: Latino Literature for Children and Adolescents -- Latinos and Latinas -- A Latino Literature for Children and Adolescents -- Non-Latino Authors Wrtting About Latinos -- A Panoramic Historical View -- La Edad de Oro -- After La Edad de Oro -- Emerging Recognition of Latino Children's Literature -- Literature in Spanish for Children and Adolescents in the United States: The 1970s and 1980s -- The "Little" Boom of the 1990s -- Genres and Themes -- Preserving and Continuing Traditions -- Telling Our Stories: Autobiographical Writing -- Telling Original Stories of People Like Us -- Acknowledging Social Issues Concerning Latinos -- Heritage Language and Bilingualism -- Identity -- Poverty and In-Group Struggles -- Valuing Love of Family: The Important Role of Grandparents -- Celebrating and Transmitting the Richness of the Culture -- Giving Free Rein to Fantasy -- Latino Folksingers -- Latino Illustrators -- Once upon a World: The Diversity of Literature -- Oral Traditional Folklore -- Proverbs and Sayings -- Riddles -- Tongue Twisters -- Poetry and Songs -- Reading Poetry -- Sharing Songs -- Plays and Dramatic Games -- Benefits for the Students -- Improved Memory -- Enunciation, Articulation, and Voice Projection -- Increased Self-Confidence.
Subject Literature -- Study and teaching -- United States.
Children's literature, Latin American.
Hispanic American children -- Education.
Children -- Books and reading -- United States.
Related To Online version: Ada, Alma Flor. Magical encounter. 2nd ed. Boston : Allyn and Bacon, c2003 (OCoLC)606041845
Online version: Ada, Alma Flor. Magical encounter. 2nd ed. Boston : Allyn and Bacon, c2003 (OCoLC)607437774
ISBN 0205355447
9780205355440
OCLC number 49894306