Schedule of Readings & Assignments, Fall 2012

Schedule of Readings & Assignments

Tuesday, 8/28
Introductions, It’s A Book!
Thursday, 8/30
Read: Sendak, Where the Wild Things Are,  Bang, Picture This!

Here are the interviews that Stephen Colbert did with Maurice Sendak, mentioned in class today.

Library exploration

Tuesday, 9/4
Read: Wolf P&S ch. 4 & 5 (on reserve)
Picture book show & tell

CBL orientation

Get information about St. Andrew’s School here, and about Build It sites here

Thursday, 9/6
Read: Wolf P&S ch. 6 and Keywords, “Reading” (on reserve)
Tuesday, 9/11
Carroll, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Reynolds, CL, ch. 1 (on reserve)
Thursday, 9/13
Carroll, Through the Looking-Glass and Keywords, “Childhood” (on reserve)                                  Blog posts: Alex Carrier, Caroline Elia, Sissi Jiang, Anna Simpson
Tuesday, 9/18
Carroll, Through the Looking-Glass, continued, and Keywords, “Children’s Literature” (on reserve)

Blog posts: Jordan Akers, Ivy Chen, Jazmin Gooding, Denise Parker, Marina Tawfik

Thursday, 9/20
Barrie, Peter and Wendy: through ch. VI (p. 105)

Paper #1 due

Tuesday, 9/25
Barrie, continued

Blog posts: Sarah Bowles, Kerry Chilton, LaShonda Hanna, Lawrence Richardson, Lucy Wise

Thursday, 9/27
White, Charlotte’s Web

Blog posts: Sarah Bullard, Gina Cruz, Corlita Harmon, Katie Sears, Annalee Yin

Tuesday, 10/2
White, continued

Blog posts: Alex Carrier, Caroline Elia, Sissi Jiang, Anna Simpson

Thursday, 10/4
Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth

Blog posts: Jordan Akers, Ivy Chen, Jazmin Gooding, Denise Parker, Marina Tawfik

Tuesday, 10/9
Juster, continued

Blog posts: Sarah Bowles, Kerry Chilton, LaShonda Hanna, Lawrence Richardson, Lucy Wise

Thursday, 10/11
Gaiman, Coraline

Blog posts: Sarah Bullard, Gina Cruz, Corlita Harmon, Katie Sears, Annalee Yin

Tuesday, 10/16
FALL BREAK
Thursday, 10/18
Tan, The Arrival

Blog posts: Alex Carrier, Caroline Elia, Sissi Jiang, Anna Simpson

Tuesday, 10/23
Curtis, Bud, Not Buddy

Blog posts: Jordan Akers, Ivy Chen, Jazmin Gooding, Denise Parker, Marina Tawfik

Meet in Boatwright 320 for DST training

(Virginia children’s and young adult author Rosalyn Schanzer will be giving a presentation on Wednesday, October 24, 5:30-6:30 p.m. in Keller Hall; all are welcome to attend.)

Thursday, 10/25
Curtis, continued

Paper #2 due

Tuesday, 10/30
Muñoz Ryan, Becoming Naomi León

Blog posts: Sarah Bowles, Kerry Chilton, LaShonda Hanna, Lawrence Richardson, Lucy Wise

Thursday, 11/1
Muñoz Ryan, continued

Blog posts: Sarah Bullard, Gina Cruz, Corlita Harmon, Katie Sears, Annalee Yin

Tuesday, 11/6

Lin, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

 

Blog posts: Alex Carrier, Caroline Elia, Sissi Jiang, Anna Simpson

Thursday, 11/8
Lin, continued
Digital story script due

Introduction to library resources for children’s literature

Sign up here for appointments to discuss papers (must be signed into your gmail account).

Appointments are on 11/15, 16, 19, and 20

Tuesday 11/13
L. H. Anderson, Speak

 

Blog posts: Jordan Akers, Ivy Chen, Jazmin Gooding, Denise Parker, Marina Tawfik

Thursday, 11/15
L. H. Anderson, continued

Final paper proposal due

Tuesday, 11/20

Individual meetings to discuss projects

Thursday, 11/22 

THANKSGIVING

 

Tuesday, 11/27

M. T. Anderson, Feed

Blog posts: Sarah Bowles, Kerry Chilton, LaShonda Hanna, Lawrence Richardson, Lucy Wise

Thursday, 11/29

M. T. Anderson, continued

The Ceremony of Innocence is Drowned. (M.T. Anderson Lecture at Cornell University.)

Blog posts: Sarah Bullard, Gina Cruz, Corlita Harmon, Katie Sears, Annalee Yin

Tuesday, 12/4

Digital Stories in class

Alex Carrier, Caroline Elia, Sissi Jiang, Anna Simpson, Sarah Bowles, Kerry Chilton, LaShonda Hanna, Lawrence Richardson, Lucy Wise

Thursday, 12/6
Digital Stories in class

Jordan Akers, Ivy Chen, Jazmin Gooding, Denise Parker, Marina Tawfik, Sarah Bullard, Gina Cruz, Corlita Harmon, Katie Sears, Annalee Yin

 

Final exam period:

Monday, 12/17, 2-5 pm:
Final research papers due

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