Welcome to the Teacher Tools for Children's Literature

Professional development

Professional Resources for literature and literacy - articles, essays, models

Supporting Resources

Facilitating learning in literature

Teacher Reflection Ideas -

Curriculum development and planning

Introductory information - what's literature, beliefs, model...



Actvities or tasks for students to participate in to facilitate their literacy. Using information about genre and story elements is critical for this to be achieved.

Pre Reading Activities - may be continued during and post

While Reading Activities

Post Reading Activities

Book related activities with instructional plans

Media Literacy

Multimedia as communicative events related to - Multiple forms of literacy: Teaching literacy and the arts. Piazza, Carolyn L. (1999).

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