Session Number Th4-13

2018 Session
5 Kinds of Nonfiction: Rethinking Your Children's Book Collection
Melissa Stewart, Children's book author, Children's book author

Level: Intermediate
Grades: All
Most children's literature enthusiasts are naturally drawn to stories and storytelling, including fiction and narrative nonfiction But up to 42 percent of elementary students prefer expository nonfiction. This session breaks down the five categories of nonfiction children's books, offers tips for updating book collections, and provides strategies for integrating a variety of nonfiction texts into reading and writing lessons.