Essays about: "Picture books"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 33 essays containing the words Picture books.

  1. 1. The Reign of Akhenaten : The Inhabitants of Tell el-Amarna through a Religious Perspective

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Amelie Norén; [2020]
    Keywords : Egypt; Tell el-Amarna; Akhenaten; Aten; archaeology; religion; Egypten; Tell el-Amarna; Akhenaten; Aten; arkeologi; religion;

    Abstract : Norén, A. 2020. The Reign of Akhenaten: The Inhabitants of Tell el-Amarna through a Religious Perspective. The purpose of the study is to demonstrate the complex religious climate of Tell el-Amarna, the capital city of ancient Egypt in the 18th dynasty, during the reign of Amenhotep IV/Akhenaten (1353–1336 B. READ MORE

  2. 2. Children’s Literature in ESL: The impact of literature-based instruction on young ESL learners’ literacy development

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Elin Brogan; [2019]
    Keywords : Children’s literature; Literature-based instruction; ESL; EFL; Literacy; Second language acquisition; Primary school education; Language development; Picture books; Storybooks;

    Abstract : This research synthesis looks at how literature-based instruction with children’s literature impacts young ESL/EFL learners aged 5-12. The paper focuses on how the students’ linguistic, cognitive and sociocultural ability (literacy) is affected by this type of instruction. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Portrayal of Dyslexia and Children in Children’s Picture Books

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Barn

    Author : Karalee Shotola; [2019]
    Keywords : children’s literature; children’s picture books; dyslexia; learning disability; specific learning disorder;

    Abstract : Research on the portrayal of child characters with dyslexia in picture books is limited, therefore in this thesis, I analyzed six children’s picture books published in English speaking countries including the United States, Canada, and Australia for their portrayal of dyslexia, the plot, the characterization of the child, and the child’s relationship with others. I read through the books multiple times and conducted a content analysis to identify patterns in the portrayal of images of dyslexia and the child characters over the period of 1995-2018. READ MORE

  4. 4. Books vs. Technology : An exploratory study of the influence they have on children's development

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för design (DE)

    Author : Johanna Wiethüchter; [2019]

    Abstract : With the rise of popularity of technological devices, less children engage in reading books. This paper investigates the influence of technology on young children and points out the advantages and disadvantages of being in contact with digital media on a regular basis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Men and Women : The performance of gender in A Farewell to Arms and The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Anna Hage; [2019]
    Keywords : Gender studies; Ernest Hemingway; Feminist Critical Discourse Analysis; masculinity; femininity; The Sun Also Rises; A Farewell to Arms;

    Abstract : The purpose of this essay is to study and analyze how Hemingway portrays gender roles in his two novels The Sun Also Rises and A Farewell to Arms. This analysis is done by using the theoretical tools developed by Judith Butler’s theory of performativity and Michelle Lazar’s conceptualization of feminist critical discourse analysis. READ MORE