Classroom Learning Encouragement Using Books


Question Description

For this week’s assignment, you are going to choose a children’s book that you are familiar with and have used either in your classroom or with children outside of the classroom. Then:

  • Describe how you have incorporated this book into your classroom.
  • Reread the book and suggest at least two different activities you can do with the book to extend children’s learning and encourage engagement.
  • Incorporate at least one multicultural component
  • In about two paragraphs, answer the following:
    • Why is it important to foster a healthy relationship with literacy at a young age?
    • How can you use literacy to promote pro-social behaviors, like empathy?
    • In your opinion, are multicultural components necessary to incorproate? Why or why not?