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Finding Children's and YA LIterature
There are many resources in the Wayne State libraries you can use to search for children's literature by genre, age, lexile score, series, "others like this", etc.
To search for articles on Reading in the Content Area, go to the ERIC database and search for "content area reading" AND the content area, such as mathematics, science, language arts or social studies. Select the Peer reviewed and ERIC journals only checkboxes to limit your articles to peer-reviewed journals.
The Reading Teacher is a peer-reviewed practitioner journal, published by the International Literacy Association.
It focuses on publishing articles on evidence-based teaching ideas, articles that translate research into simple strategies for effective practice Information about critical teaching issues—written by educators, for educators, focusing on children through age 12.
Reading Research Quarterly is a peer reviewed scholarly journal, published by the International Literacy Association.
It focused on publishing reports of original, rigorously conducted research employing diverse epistemologies, methodologies, methods, and disciplinary perspectives; essays concerning new theoretical or methodological perspectives; comprehensive syntheses of research towards developing new understandings; scholarly analysis of trends and issues in the field; and reports of important studies diverse viewpoints on literacy practices, teaching and learning.
Activity Articles for RLL6121
Genre & Comprehension Resources