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ECD 131 - Children's Book Project

A guide to finding books for the Children's Book project in ECD 131.

1. Getting Started

Exclamation PointFirst Things First - Assignment Requirements

Before you begin work on your project, examine the assignment closely and make sure you understand all the requirements. 

Q. How many books?

How many total books has your instructor asked you to read? How many from each category of children's literature? 

Q. What are the categories of children's literature?

Your assignment may specify that you need to examine children's books from different categories. The SCC Library organizes children's literature into eight categories: 

Q. How do I find "quality" children's literature?

Your instructor may have asked you to select "quality" children's books. The two lists below are good places to start:

Q. What other requirements should you make note of? 

Are there any other important requirements? Make note of any requirements about the books you need to choose. What format will you use to turn in this project? Make note of any other requirements on the assignment sheet, and ask your instructor for clarification on any parts you're not sure about.