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Teaching fantasy novels : from the Hobbit to Harry Potter and the goblet of fire

Author: Phyllis J Perry
Publisher: Portsmouth, NH : Teacher Ideas Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This guide contains practical ideas that enable the teacher or librarian to incorporate acclaimed fantasy literature in the elementary and middle school curriculum, and also serves as a reference guide to parents seeking outstanding examples of fiction for students. Each fantasy novel is accompanied by a plot summary and list of major characters, a comprehension check, a vocabulary exercise, discussion questions,  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Phyllis J Perry
ISBN: 1563089874 9781563089879
OCLC Number: 52478448
Description: 185 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The high king / Lloyd Alexander --
Poppy / Avi --
Tuck everlasting / Natalie Babbitt --
The lost years of Merlin / T.A. Barron --
The dark is rising / Susan Cooper --
Into the land of the unicorns / Bruce Coville --
James and the giant peach / Roald Dahl --
Redwall / Brian Jacques --
The tombs of Atuan / Ursula K. LeGuin --
A wrinkle in time / Madeleine L'Engle --
Ella enchanted / Gail Carson Levine --
The lion, the witch, and the wardrobe / C.S. Lewis --
The giver / Lois Lowry --
Dragonflight / Anne McCaffrey --
The moorchild / Eloise McGraw --
The blue sword / Robin McKinley --
The amber spyglass / Philip Pullman --
Harry Potter and the goblet of fire / J.K. Rowling --
The hobbit / J.R.R. Tolkien --
The castle in the attic / Elizabeth Winthrop.
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Capitalize on the child appeal of fantasy literature to create activities that are challenging and address the 12 Standards for the English Language Arts sponsored by NCTE and IRA.  Read more...

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