Portfolio Evidence – Children’s Literature

Choose one of the following.

Paired Reading Response

Candidates will read two books in a set that includes a work of historical fiction and a work of nonfiction. After reading both texts, candidates will write a paper that includes a written analysis of the texts and a response on the use of historical fiction in the classroom. For more information see the Paired Reading Response Guidelines. 

Unit Bibliography

Candidates will select a unit in science and develop an annotated bibliography of children’s books for use in the classroom. Books selected must come from a variety of genres and span a range of reading levels. For more information see the Unit Bibliography Guidelines.