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ENG290
I am to create a timeline that illustrates the history of children's literature in western culture using five key milestones of children's literature. CAN YOU PLEASE HELP
October 21, 2014 by sandra

English: Children's Literature
I have to write an 8 page essay about Picture Books in Children's Literature. My thesis is: "Children can learn reading and writing from picture books, because it helps the child develop cognitive skills." Can you give me your input on this thesis? And I need suggestions of ...
September 25, 2010 by Kassi

children's literature
literature can help learn to clarify problems and:
June 8, 2013 by tasha

english
I am to create a timeline that illustrates the history of children's literature in western culture using five key milestones of children's literature. Can you please tell me if these milestones I have chosen would be correct to use: 1-invention and development of printing ...
January 21, 2013 by m

literature
what is a literature web? Greta, I imagine that is a reference to using a search tool. If you put "literature web" into a search engine such as Google, you will get a number of sites on various types of literature. I hope this helps. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework ...
December 8, 2006 by Greta

education
can someone please give an example question that can be used to interview a librarian about the issues/trends in children's literature.
April 28, 2011 by carol

Literature (Quick n fast question)
Could you give me a website to find chapter summaries and the setting of the story Children of the River by Linda Crew. Thanks for all your help.
June 2, 2009 by Taylor

Children's Literature
Can you help my roommates and I to determine the best answer for this question? After sharing a book with a group of children,the teacher should always: A. determine if discussion is necessary. B. ask questions to assess listening comprehension. C. sit quietly to allow for ...
September 9, 2007 by Anonymous

Literature
Would example 4 be the best answer for this question? When children ask for a book to be read,it is probably NOT because: 1. it is developmentally appropriate 2. they feel a sense of knowledge 3. they enjoyed the book 4. they are seeking to avoid undesirable activities.
September 10, 2007 by Anonymous

Science
How can you use technology in your elementary science instruction to help children in their inquiries? Name three children's literature stories. How can they help to support science concepts?
February 22, 2011 by Anonymous

Literature
I math::7D=1W 7 days=1week Question: Literature "S.W." and "C" are both F.T. pls.help
December 31, 2009 by Coroline

English (Easy question)
I'm a french dude so don't judge me :) -Children are slowly disappearing -Children began disappearing -Children began to disappear -Children disappeared Which one is the most correct form, for a short story.
December 12, 2010 by ~Proch~

Question (Literature)
Why literature thinks of science in a negative or destructive way? Can someone elaborate on this a bit? I'm not quite understanding it.
October 28, 2008 by John

English
Determine whether the statement represents a progressive view or a traditional view of literature. 1.There is no such thing as classic literature. 2.Literature can only be understood in the context of history. 3.Harry Potter books are not literature. 4.Literature contains ...
January 24, 2011 by Ron

Introducing Literature
The term bibliotheraphy means a. using books to give children insights into life problems a. helping people who can't read. c. using books to solve life's problems d. sharing joy with children My book says; "To help children with life problems, questions, fears and pain. I ...
July 6, 2009 by Anonymous

children's literature
two types of biographies are:
June 6, 2013 by tasha

literature
if someone has time could you provide me with examples of What literature is consider to be part of the United States current literary canon and why do you think so? I have further questions to answer in regards to literature i just can't think of any or what would be correct...
January 23, 2008 by jasmine33

english literature
What is the best way to structure and answer an essay with a question that has more than one question in a question
March 15, 2009 by karla

Literature/history
Did Edgar Allen Poe have any Children?
January 10, 2008 by Preston

children's literature
which of the following statements about literary is true
July 11, 2013 by Anonymous

Native American Literature
How are the tensions of the time of Native American literature (Pre-1600) reflected in American literature? I know that Native Americans were the first people to start writing literature, or telling oral stories. They were one of peace and nature. Some of the Americans and ...
September 18, 2011 by Ann

Literature for Jim
literature - Jim, Monday, November 2, 2009 at 8:46am I need a start for a paper on how does literature reflect life and communities First.... Jim, always start your own post when you have a question. If you post under someone else's name, then it may not get answered. Now, to ...
November 2, 2009 by GuruBlue

Question
Describe what children while children playing would learn in a block center
November 22, 2014 by Anonymous

english 11
Question about Nora's children in the book the A Doll's house.? 1. What have you Learned from My Mother? Write three short paragraphs, one from the point of view of each of Nora's children, describing. what the children feel they've learned from their mother. i don't really ...
April 14, 2014 by yasminb.

social science
Professor Koo examined the literature on AIDS and could find nothing that examined children’s attitudes toward parents and friends with AIDS. To examine this study, Dooley should undertake a(n) a. examination of reductionism b. descriptive study c. explanatory study d. ...
March 28, 2012 by Mike

RepostedLiterature question
I asked this question a couple of days ago, and wanted to post what my text states.Several agreed (B) was the best answer to the question. After sharing a book with a group of children, the teacher should always: A. determine if discussion is necessary. B. ask questions to ...
September 11, 2007 by Anonymous

Social Studies
Explain why children's literature is a key component in content area reading instruction.
February 3, 2010 by Anonymous

Children's Literature
To establish the idea that books are written by real people, make a point to introduce the:
March 12, 2013 by Sandra

history
in the 1920s, literature played a huge roll in people's lives. however, when the great depression struck in 1929, people were unable to purchase literature and books were focused on the downfall of society and how the glitz and glamour of the 1920s dissapeared. my question is ...
December 31, 2012 by Gregg

Statistics
I have the answer to this question,, but i'd like to know how to do it. I need help finding z. Any help would be great. Thanks. Children and McDonaldfs In a Sports Illustrated for Kids survey of 603 children, 43% preferred McDonaldfs for fast food. The next highest rating ...
November 28, 2011 by JAY

Calculus
During a flu epidemic, the number of children in the Woodbridge Community School System who contracted influenza after t days was given by the following. Q(t) = 8000/(1+199 e^(-0.6 t)) (a) How many children were stricken by the flu after the first day? children (b) How many ...
July 10, 2013 by Anonymous

Literature
why not #1? "Island Boy" by Barbra Cooney, is a good choice for literature curriculum in the primary grades because it: 1. is useful in all areas of development 2. is easily understood by students 3. provides beautiful illustrations 4. includes a setting unfamiliar to most ...
February 6, 2007 by Karin

history
in the 1920s, literature played a huge roll in people's lives. however, when the great depression struck in 1929, people were unable to purchase literature and books were focused on the downfall of society and how the glitz and glamour of the 1920s dissapeared. my question is ...
January 1, 2013 by Gregg

Literature
I did already ask a question similar to this, but I still need some more ideas. I can't think of anything (such as a story) that has to do with this topic "People only find strength through the weakness of others" Anything like a children's story to one from the bible would ...
September 27, 2007 by Kylie

Creative Expression and Play Question
Cognitive development is fostered by play when: 1. children practice their vocabulary. 2. children plan and solve problems. 3. teachers supervise play. 4. children do arts and crafts. Isn't cognitive development fostered when children plan and solve problems? That sounds right...
March 29, 2007 by Tyra-- please help!!

math
A playground is being designed where children can interact with their friends in certain combinations. If there is 1 child, there can be 0 interactions. If there are 2 children, there can be only 1 interaction. If there are 3 children, there can be 4 interactions. If there are...
September 15, 2012 by Anonymous

English
I need help figuring out what the writing style was for medieval literature, english renassiance literature, renaissance drama, and early 7th century literature.
September 25, 2008 by Stevie

Literature
Hi, I just have a question about a confusing question to me in a poem that I have to answer... The poem is Annabel Lee. Here's the question they are asking: What was the effect of the repeated rhymes? I can't find an answer to the question?
May 16, 2008 by Lily

children development, part 2
please i need help with the question . when preparing an environment for school-aged children, the caregiver school ensure that the.
May 8, 2010 by alta

Literature 1010
Transitions function much like road signals. A) True B) False this question does not make sense. when i look in my book ans online, i do not see anything referring to the Transitions function can someone tell me what a transition function relating to Literature.
March 6, 2011 by Alex

Penn Foster
what's the answer to question 1.in subject Planning and implementing for the Envioroment Question, The three major areas of a child care facility are A. Adult,service and storage. B. adult, children's and service C. Children's service. and activity D. storage,service, and ...
September 19, 2011 by Kathleen

Literature
13. The women in Walker's poem 'Women' struggle on behalf of their a. employers b. friends c. teachers d. children D Thanks -MC
November 22, 2009 by mysterychicken

Literature
American literature homework question: To Kill a Mockingbird? Can someone help me understand the following question, please?: Of all the ways an author has of telling us about a character, how do we learn about the characters in To Kill a Mockingbird? -I want to say it's ...
August 25, 2014 by Eva

Early Childhood Education
The purpose of evaluating children in a day care program is to A. compare them with the other children in the program. B. have a basis for communicating with parents, schools, and professionals on children's progress. C. see how the children in your facility compare with the ...
April 2, 2011 by Heather

math
Which of the following is a subset of set A? A: {children between the ages of 3 and 7} a.children over 7 b.children3 years old c.children of all ages d.children under 3
August 25, 2010 by star

education
Behavioral objectives clearly stated A. What the children will actually do B. How children should behave C. What children are interested D.the range of normal behavioral for children
September 22, 2012 by phillip

math
Adult tickets for a play cost $15 and child tickets cost $6. If there were 33 people at a performance and the theater collected $360 from ticket sales, how many children attended the play? 14 children 15 children 16 children 18 children
January 24, 2008 by kavon

Math
Adult tickets for a play cost $15 and child tickets cost $6. If there were 33 people at a performance and the theater collected $360 from ticket sales, how many children attended the play? 14 children 15 children 16 children 18 children
January 25, 2008 by kim

early childhood
guidelines for early childhood programs tor typical children a.) should be the same for exceptional children b.) are usually insufficeint for exceptional children c.) are not appropriate for exceptional children or d.) cannot be adapted for use with exceptional children would ...
March 19, 2013 by sahar mostafa

EA course
Can someone help me with this question please?? 10. When setting guidelines or rules for children and then enforcing them, the best advice is to A. have several discipline measures in mind for consequences of misbehavior. B. have children help determine the rules whenever ...
January 25, 2010 by Cassandra

Early Child Ed.
Are my answers to these questions correct? 1.Children with special needs often need: A. more teacher instruction in shorter amounts. B. increased child-initiated activities. C. more teacher instruction in longer amounts. D. fewer child-initiated activities. 2. Which one of the...
July 21, 2007 by Tamera L.

Health of young children
Why is the incubation stage of an illness of concern to day care workers? A.Children in this stage require a great deal of care and special attention. B.Children in this stage often need special medical help. C.Children in this stage can often pass on the disease even though ...
March 29, 2009 by Cynthia

Math probabilty
An amusement park, Dino World, considering adding some new attractions, conducted a study over several typical days and found that, of 10,000 families entering the park, 1020 brought just one child (defined as younger than age 12), 3370 brought two children, 3510 brought three...
July 10, 2011 by sky

elementary statistics
56% of families had no children under the age of 18;17% had no child;18% had two children;6% had three children; and 3% had four or more children. If a family is selected at random, find the probabilty that the family has less than three children(express your answer in percent...
March 3, 2012 by goldielocks

Theories and issues in working with school-age chi
The traditional term latchkey children refers to A. children who know how to properly use house keys. B. children who are between the ages of six and twelve. C. the key that children carry to open their door latch. D. the ability to be left alone at home. D.
October 26, 2014 by Amanda

The Curriculum
Which approach is most likely to enhance children's ability to classify objects? A. Explain in detail what attributes are and how they vary and quiz children about their comprehension of this instruction. B. Provide the materials that could be classified for the children to ...
September 12, 2014 by Daniela

curriculum
Which approach is most likely to enhance children's ability to classify objects? A. Explain in detail what attributes are and how they vary and quiz children about their comprehension of this instruction. B. Provide the materials that could be classified for the children to ...
September 16, 2014 by Daniela

college maths
In amusement park considering adding some new attractions,conducted a study over several typical days and found that ,of 10,000 families entering the park ,1024 brought just one child (define as younger than age 12),3370 brought two children ,3510 brought three children,1340 ...
August 28, 2012 by adiba

Art Question
The best enviroment for art activities is which? 1. equipped with all materials in one place that is easily accessibe to children. 2. one that can accomodate a large number of children. 3. clean and arranged to avoid accidents. 3rd, unless u want children playing in it, but im...
March 30, 2007 by Kendra

Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
At first, Sojourner Truth was happy to have many children because? A. they were the only things that gave her joy B. it provided more slaves for her owner C. it took her mind off her problems D. they could help her with her daily tasks I think it's B.
July 5, 2014 by Unmei

english
what is a literary writer? Someone who writes literature? http://www.answers.com/literary Then comes the question of which works are considered literature and which are not. =)
April 25, 2007 by claudia

Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
What does the word mimetic tell us about the difference between novels and most of the literature of the 1800s? A. Novels present fantasy as reality. B. The authors were new and unknown C. Novels presented common things in new ways. D. Novel were unique in trying to imitate ...
June 26, 2014 by Unmei

British Literature
test 3, question 28 Every character in Shakespeare's plays has a function important to the plot. Discuss the characterization of Feste using dialogue, actions and what other characters say about him. In you answer, include Feste's function in the play. For anyone taking ...
February 12, 2013 by dani g

Psychology
Why is it that children of older parents( over 40) are better adjusted, have closer ties with their parents, and are more social when they enter school than children of young parents( under 40)? Using theis question perform the scientific method and write a critique of the ...
September 26, 2007 by Christian

Children's Literature Question
Which one of the following statements about poetry for children is True? 1. Literary standards for poetry are traditionally not as stringent as those for prose. 2. In good poetry,rhyme takes precedence over meaning. 3. Mother Goose rhymes are considered outdated by today's ...
January 26, 2007 by LaNissa

English 125 Introduction to literature
What does the term literature mean to you? What makes something literary in your own mind? If literature means different things to different people, who defines what is and what is not literature? 2.What kind of reading engages/interests you? What about that writing draws you ...
June 6, 2012 by belinda

Literature question
what does intent mean for a poem?
February 8, 2009 by Starry

Literature 7
Another question on Black Beauty...What breed is he?
February 17, 2011 by Alyonka

World Literature
The story " The Simple Story of G. Washington " 1. type of narrator? 2. dialogue? 3. attitude toward the children? 4. does the narrator change? The Story " Kiddie Kar Travel" 1. type of narrator? 2. dialogue? 3. attitude toward the children? 4. does the narrator change?
July 25, 2012 by Shawnda

Curriculum
Which of the following activities represents the democratic portion of the social studies curriculum? A. Children make a family tree. B. Children learn the layout of the grounds surrounding their classroom. C. Children vote on a name for a class gerbil. D. Children study the ...
September 16, 2014 by Daniela

Children's Lit.
I asked this question today, and made a mistake in my question. I should have said"reread instead of "read" When children ask for a book to be reread,it is probably NOT because: 1. it is developmentally appropriate 2. they feel a sense of knowledge 3. they enjoyed the book 4. ...
September 10, 2007 by Anonymous

The Curiculum
Which of the following approaches helps children in their aesthetic development? A. Having children discuss what they're going to make before they begin B. Varying the materials available for children to use and balancing novel with familiar materials C. Making choices for ...
September 7, 2014 by Daniela

The Curriculum
Which of the following approaches helps children in their aesthetic development? A. Having children discuss what they're going to make before they begin B. Varying the materials available for children to use and balancing novel with familiar materials C. Making choices for ...
September 12, 2014 by Daniela

math
there Are four children in a family, the sum of the squares of the ages of the three youngest children equals the square of the age of the oldest child. How old are all the children.
August 28, 2012 by jo

Math Help Please !
The sum of the weights of 8 children is 520 pounds. No two children have the same weight. What is the average(mean) weight of he fourth and fifth heaviest children if the mean and median weights of all children are equal?
December 19, 2012 by Anonymous

Literature
A pschoanalytic approach to the reading of literature views conflict and character of any literary work as a reflection of the needs,emotions,status of mind and subconcious desires of the author.By extension,in literature,this approach tries to explain why Oedipus kills he's ...
July 9, 2007 by Eunice

ECE
3. In preschool, teachers who want to foster children's emotional development should focus on learning A. how to use discipline appropriately. B. how to help children develop appropriate emotional responses. C. what teachers should do when children act out. D. what causes ...
December 7, 2012 by leeann

ENGL
These three questions I am having difficulty in solving. Can you help me here. Question 1 - a) Whenever children in the United States turn on the tv, B) they are more likely to encounter violence on the screen. A is an independent clause. A is a dependent clause B is an ...
March 3, 2011 by David

Childcare
why is the incubation stage of an illness of concern to day care workers? A children in the stage require a great deal of care and special attention. B children in this stage often need special medical help C children in this stage often pass on the disease even though they ...
February 2, 2010 by Rosa

English
There were 40 seats for older children in the front(at the front) and benches for little children at the back(in the back). ------------------ Q1: Which do we have to use 'in' or 'at'? Are both OK? Q2: Which one is right, 'older children' or 'elder children'?
March 13, 2014 by rfvv

Native American Literature
What were some of the types of writing and genres for Native American Literature, that were predominant during the 1600s when there literature was discovered? I think their type of writing was based on naturism, since they were one of nature, but I do no exactly know what ...
September 18, 2011 by Ann

Health of young children
A teacher is in a prime position to observe children because A.the teacher sees children in relation to other children of the same age. B. the teacher sees each child for fewer hours than the parent and can, therefore be objective. C.he or she is often involved in children's ...
March 25, 2009 by Cynthia

Literature
I am really having trouble with the convention in literature could I have some examples?
August 22, 2007 by Annette

literature
the odyssey simile book 16 "ospreys or vultures with hooked claws, whose children were stolen away by the men of the fields, before their wings grew strong; such was their pitiful cry and the tears their eyes wept" is there someone who can guide me as to what this means
September 18, 2012 by Nicole

Math
The teachers in a childcare center are taking their children for a field trip.if each bus takes 40 children, there will be 16 vacant seats. If each bus takes 36 children, 20 children will not get any seats. How many buses are there?
April 8, 2014 by Qi

Help please edu.
Young children with autism: A. Will never talk B. relate to people differently than typical children do C. get along better with older children D. like changes in their routine I think B am I correct
February 14, 2013 by Tony

literature
Emphasizing the importance of order, law, discipline, and tradition is typical of _______ literature
September 7, 2008 by Anonymous

Literature
I need to list 6 main characteristics of British Romantic literature. Any ideas? I'd appreciate any help. Thanks.
March 10, 2011 by Anna

literature
How is edgar allen poe one of the writers in literature to be a part of todays literary canon and why?
January 23, 2008 by jessica33

British LIterature
What makes "The Passionate Shepherd to His Love" by Christopher Marlowe an example of pastoral literature?
October 21, 2008 by Cori

Literature
What is scope in literature? I've been searching for this forever and I just cannot seem to figure out what it is! Please help!
September 24, 2009 by Anonymous

Literature
The theme of literature is usually stated right at the beginning. T/F? False? I just want to check it. Thank You so much! [:
July 3, 2010 by Ally.

Nice unanswered question by Maggie
"100 bushels of corn are divided among 100 men, women, and children. Men receive 3 bushels each, women 2 bushels and children 1/2 bushel each. How can the bushels be distributed? is there more than one solution? if so, find the other solutions." let the number of men be x the ...
September 16, 2009 by Reiny

Literature
What words and comparisons emphasize Achilles' speed? (question from the iliad)
August 27, 2007 by sonia

English Question
Is there always a type of hero in literature? Just curiousity.
January 19, 2010 by Joan

Biology
If a husband and wife have a 50% chance of having a child with autism (50% of their children should be born with it). In reality, would this 50% ratio be more closely approached if they had FEW children or MANY children?
October 10, 2007 by Jackie

Language Arts
3. Which statement best expresses a central theme of ''The Story Teller''? A. People with no children to care for are usually better at handling children. B. It is important to instruct children about right and wrong at all times. C. The best way for adults to deal with ...
September 15, 2014 by Amber

maths
Tickets for the Universal Studios amusement park are priced at $32 for Senior Citizens,$66 for adults and $48 for children. There are 10 senior citizens in a tour group, the rest are adults and children. There were 2/3 as many adults as children. The total paid was $3632. How ...
September 10, 2011 by mathsmad

Hspanic Literature
Need someone to proofread a college papaer for a Spanish Literature graduate class... anyone interested>
May 5, 2011 by Lisa

english
Questions about Avi(the author) Why was school a constant struggle for him? Avi kept writing because of the encouragement of his family and the help of whom? After college, what job did Avi take? where? When did Avi become interested in children's literature?
April 26, 2013 by kara

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